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Chinatown, Singapore

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Discover the scents of traditional food amid the clamor of street markets at Chinatown, Singapore's traditional Chinese quarter. Crowded and busy throughout the day, this neighborhood allows visitors and locals mingle in a cultural melting pot. Treat yourself to some of Singapore's best foods at one of the many authentic restaurants, or cool off at a lively bar. Test your bargaining skills at a street stall, offering discounts on souvenirs, clothing, and electronics. Put Chinatown at the forefront of your travel plans using our Singapore road trip app.
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  • Many stalls were closed but still enough to satisfy the shopper. Restaurants still open although not all food stalls. Explore the area: the Buddha Tooth Temple, Taoist Temple is worth a visit; Nus... 
    Many stalls were closed but still enough to satisfy the shopper. Restaurants still open although not all food stalls. Explore the area: the Buddha Tooth Temple, Taoist Temple is worth a visit; Nus...  more »
  • Lots of eateries and shopping around. Although the food street was closed due to Covid, still got lots of food and shopping places nearby. 
    Lots of eateries and shopping around. Although the food street was closed due to Covid, still got lots of food and shopping places nearby.  more »
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  • Good for some souvenir shopping. Most of it is street shoppin but it's very lively at night. Sellers behave well unlike in Hong Kong where they start abusing if you try and don't buy. A go to place to buy fridge magnets, luggage tags, Singapore Lion miniature and other Nick knacks.
  • A new world! Cultural experience. Best for shopping. Lots of food joints here.

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