Singapore 2016 – Remembering 51 Years of Nation Building

Singapore Flag

As we celebrate our Nation’s 51st birthday this year, let us go back to our roots and reflect on the times when the pioneer generation painstakingly build this beautiful Garden City we live in today.

What was once a wasteland has transformed into a first-world city with majestic skyscrapers and prospering economy, and a rich culinary landscape shaped by the multi racial and religious groups residing here.

Today, we will be looking at some significant events that took place since the colonial era and Remember The Years of Nation Building. READ ON

6 Places To Celebrate National Day 2016

Singapore Night Skyline

National Day has always been an exciting event for Singaporeans as we celebrate our nation’s independence day – watching colourful fireworks and singing the national anthem with pride together are some of our favourite things to do.

While watching the National Day Parade is on everyone’s to-do lists, not everyone’s that lucky to get tickets to the show. Do not despair if you did not manage to ballot for the tickets this year!

Here are 6 Places to Celebrate National Day 2016 with your family and friends. Now, stand up, Singapore! Singapore is turning 51!

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13 Restaurants To Catch The Beautiful National Day Fireworks 2015

Fireworks

Imagine dining with exquisite food while enjoying a panoramic view of Singapore’s stunning skyline. To make the moment even better, amazing fireworks greet you and they look beautiful against the cityscape.

The day is approaching and we suggest you make your reservations soon if you want to catch the fireworks. What is so special about this year? Singapore celebrates the 50th year of independence with the ‘SG50′ slogan. This year’s fireworks are the biggest and will be the most stunning ones to date!

Racking your brains on which restaurant to make your reservations at for this special day? Fret not, we have a list to share. Here are 15 Restaurants To Catch The Beautiful National Day Fireworks 2015!

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Celebrate Singapore’s National Day 2014 at The Westin Singapore

Cook & Brew Singaporean Platter

One of the public holidays that we always look forward to is National Day. The whole nation will be in a joyous mood, and catching the fireworks at the end of the National Day parade is always a highlight – something that is close to heart, something that reminds us why we love our Home.

This National Day, celebrate our country’s birthday at The Westin Singapore. The gorgeous property sits right in the heart of the country, and it is always nicer to see our Singapore from a higher ground. With exclusive promotions and limited edition menu additions, expect nothing short of a fantastic time at the hotel’s signature interactive dining venue – Seasonal Tastes – and specialty gastro-bar – Cook & Brew.

Seasonal Tastes, one of our go-to buffet restaurants in town, is serving buffet lunch at S$42++ and dinner at S$62++. And here’s something special – all guests who share the same birthday as Singapore (9 August 1965) get to dine for free (identification card confirmation required). No better way to celebrate in such a meaningful way, surely.

To make your reservation at Seasonal Tastes, please call +65 6922 6968 or email [email protected]

Cook & Brew Milo Dinosaur Shot

Have you tried shots that are infused with favourite local flavours like Teh Terik, Bandung and Milo? Cook & Brew has specially created limited edition shots with the local flavours for only S$4.90 each.

And, indulge in local delights from Cook & Brew’s Singaporean Food Platter (S$49) which features Soft Shell Crab, Otah, Satay, and Grilled Shrimp. A bucket of 5 Tiger Radler Beers goes for S$49 on National Day. Beer, favourite local food, good company and a buzzing atmosphere at the comforting gastrobar – we are sold.

To make your reservation at Cook & Brew, please call +65 6922 6948 or email [email protected]

The Westin Singapore
Asia Square Tower 2
12 Marina View
Tel: +65 6922 6888
Nearest Station: Downtown/Marina Bay

This post is brought to you by The Westin Singapore.

10 Things to Eat in Singapore

Singapore Must Eats

Singapore is a foodie paradise. It is not exaggerating to say that eating is part of the Singapore Spirit. Since we will be celebrating National day in a month’s time, I thought it would be nice to write about some of the must-eats in Singapore.

Here’s my list of 10 Things to Eat in Singapore.

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