travel.cnn.com Archives - 30 August 2014, Saturday

  • Club Street: Singapore's hottest new dining enclave

    Where to eat on Singapore's Club Street

    travel.cnn.com 29 Dec '13, 10pm

    On the fringe of Chinatown, Singapore's once sleepy Club Street -- h ome to upscale Chinese clubs and associations in the 1800s and 1900s -- is enjoying a revival. Restaurant operators are jostling for prime real estate in converted shop houses to anchor their presence in this histori...

  • new

    New restaurants in Singapore

    travel.cnn.com 15 Sep '13, 10pm

    When the two Integrated Resorts opened in 2010 -- Marina Bay Sands and Resorts World Sentosa -- Singapore’s then-languid dining scene got a much-needed booster shot. Almost overnight, the city-state became the city du jour for new openings as Michelin stars-studded chefs, wannabe rest...

  • Expansion plans for Singapore's Changi Airport

    travel.cnn.com 19 Aug '13, 9am

    Just when you thought Singapore's Changi Airport couldn't rub its global supremacy in any deeper, the "world's best airport " announces plans to add another impressive facility that will improve passenger experiences and boost capacity. Code-named “Project Jewel,” the mixed-use archit...

  • Expansion plans for Singapore's Changi Airport

    travel.cnn.com 19 Aug '13, 6am

    Just when you thought Singapore's Changi Airport couldn't rub its global supremacy in any deeper, the "world's best airport " announces plans to add another impressive facility that will improve passenger experiences and boost capacity. Code-named “Project Jewel,” the mixed-use archit...

  • Most Expensive Trips In The U.S.A. Including Las Vegas via @cnntravel #Travel #Luxury

    Most expensive trips in the U.S.A.

    travel.cnn.com 23 Jun '13, 6pm

    The latest remake of “The Great Gatsby” reminds us how extravagant American vacations can be. But a lot has changed since the Roaring Twenties. Champagne and caviar in a posh private railcar or trans-Atlantic sailing on a luxury liner are no longer gold standards when it comes to livi...

  • Which #luxury #hotel #brand is the world's most popular? #realestate

    The world's top luxury hotels

    travel.cnn.com 21 Jun '13, 8am

    The new Four Seasons Lion Palace St. Petersburg is due to open in July. According to the World Luxury Hotel Index, the Four Seasons is the most sought after small/medium-sized luxury chain.

  • Singapore hotels: 10 of the city's best

    Singapore hotels: 10 of the city's best

    travel.cnn.com 03 Apr '13, 10pm

    Keeping up with the latest Singapore hotels is a challenge. New offerings include everything from leviathan package pads to boutique beauties, with the latter featuring a range of innovative design and hospitality concepts. Arranged by area, here are 10 of the top Singapore hotels to ...

  • Gallery: World's largest fresh water aquarium opens in Singapore | CNN Travel

    Gallery: World's largest fresh water aquarium opens in Singapore

    travel.cnn.com 03 Apr '13, 2am

    Singapore's long-awaited River Safari is now open to the public. Asia's first river-themed wildlife park, the 12-hectare space features animals from eight major river systems of the world, including the Mekong River, Amazon River, the Congo, the Ganges and the Mississippi. Already hom...

  • How to live like a millionaire in Singapore | CNN Travel

    How to live like a millionaire in Singapore

    travel.cnn.com 08 Feb '13, 2am

    Throw a bottle in the air in Singapore and there’s a good chance it’ll hit a millionaire on the way down. Maybe even the odd billionaire -- like Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. According to a report by Boston Consulting Group , Singapore registered 188,000 millionaire households ...

  • AirAsia X launches child-free seating. Kids now banned from designated "Quiet Zone" on selected flights. #travel

    AirAsia X launches child-free seating

    travel.cnn.com 04 Feb '13, 11am

    Beginning this week, under-12s are banned from the first seven rows of economy class on AirAsia X flights to China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Australia and Nepal. In an official press release, AirAsia X's CEO Azran Osman-Rani described the new rollout as a "heavenly package for those who ...

  • AirAsia X launches child-free seating

    AirAsia X launches child-free seating

    travel.cnn.com 04 Feb '13, 8am

    Beginning this week, under-12s are banned from the first seven rows of economy class on AirAsia X flights to China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Australia and Nepal. In an official press release, AirAsia X's CEO Azran Osman-Rani described the new rollout as a "heavenly package for those who ...

  • Singapore's great: Now let's leave town!

    Singapore's great: Now let's leave town!

    travel.cnn.com 22 Jan '13, 10pm

    Cash rich but time poor? That’s life in Singapore for you. Fortunately, being in the center of Southeast Asia means escape is easy and the choices are vast. Only the unimaginative have to resort to the predictable Bali-Bangkok-Bintan routine. In less than four hours you can get to pla...

  • A local's guide to the new Singapore

    A local's guide to the new Singapore

    travel.cnn.com 15 Jan '13, 9pm

    The menu includes pressed Cuban medianoche sandwiches, signature quesadillas, burger with chipotle onion relish, veal tongue sandwich with horseradish cream, grilled mahi mahi tacos with pico de gallo, Cuban-style chicken mojo drumlets and simple desserts such as churros con chocolate...

  • Singapore

    Small plates, big appeal: Tapas craze hits Singapore | CNN Travel

    travel.cnn.com 08 Jan '13, 6pm

    The launch of big name restaurants such as Esquina and Catalunya would make some think Singapore had a mild flirtation going on with tapas-style dining. But in the last year alone 10 tapas bars have opened on the island, indicating that the city is in the midst of a full-blown affair....

    Related:
    1. Goes to CES codinginmysleep.com 08 Jan '13, 5pm
  • #OpenFollow How to throw the ultimate party in Singapore - CNN International #Singapore

    How to hold the ultimate party in Singapore | CNN Travel

    travel.cnn.com 25 Dec '12, 8pm

    From locking down over-the-top venues to dealing with food allergies and time management, parties can be as sleep depriving for planners as they are for partiers. But when done right, parties become life-affirming events fondly recalled for decades to come. Or at least recovered from ...

  • “@MrScottEddy: 10 luxury essentials for the stylish traveler - #Travel #Luxury”

    10 luxury essentials for the stylish traveler | CNN Travel

    travel.cnn.com 18 Dec '12, 2am

    True seasoned travelers are as at ease in the bush as they are at a chic coastal resort. For those who don't want to compromise on their appearance while roaming the planet, here are 10 durable, stylish, functional items that look just as good in the mirror as they do being pulled out...

  • Insider Guide: Best of Singapore

    Insider Guide: Best of Singapore | CNN Travel

    travel.cnn.com 16 Dec '12, 7pm

    On the ground floor down there's a shopping center, Singapore’s biggest theater and moderate and expensive restaurants, including several celeb-helmed eateries. For local food, there's a food court in the lower basement, which also has gondolas, a mini-ice rink and that Sands must-hav...

  • Singapore dining: Best of the old and new

    Singapore dining: Best of the old and new | CNN Travel

    travel.cnn.com 28 Nov '12, 1am

    That’s why we prefer to defer to foodies and personalities-in-the-know for trusty advice on their stash of favorite old haunts –- Violet Oon, Vernetta Lopez, Hossan Leong, Dick Lee, Willin Low and myself, no less. If you're looking for new ideas, herewith is our loot.