10 popular cities in Asia Singaporeans like to go to
Asia is a very diverse continent that offers a wide variety of travel options, from beautiful beaches and jungles to ancient monuments and mega malls. Singaporeans travel extensively throughout the continent but these 10 popular cities in Asia are the most loved and they stand out because of what they offer:
1.Seoul, South Korea
Seoul is one of the cultural and financial epicenters of East Asia and a fascinating city that offers exciting nightlife, ancient Buddhist temples, trendy culture, beautiful architecture and excellent street food scene. It is also home to several great theme parks like Seoul Land, Lotte World and Everland.
2.Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
This fast paced, exciting metropolis is a major commercial and cultural center that attracts thousands of Singaporeans each year because of its culture, art, history and shopping amenities.
3.Hong Kong, China
Once a British colony, Hong Kong is an exciting city with a beautiful skyline, excellent shopping options and its high quality eating options. It is also a good getaway for families because of its theme parks- Ocean Park and Disneyland.
Tokyo offers the perfect blend of historic buildings and futuristic monuments. Home to world-renowned districts like Shinjuku, Shibuya and Ginza, Tokyo is very popular with Singaporeans. The city moves at a frantic pace, has very exciting nightlife, great shopping and world class museums.
Bangkok is an action-packed city where modern developments coexist with ancient monuments. Known for its cheap massages and wild nightlife, Bangkok is also has very cheap shopping options. From its food carts and traditional flower markets to its sophisticated nightlife and mega malls, Bangkok has a lot to offer.
Taipei is a fascinating city with safe streets and friendly locals. It offers classy malls, chic boutiques, gourmet restaurants and French cafes, making it an international destination that is reminiscent of New York or Paris. Taipei has a very large number of restaurants along with good night markets serving cuisines from around the world. The city also has an equally diverse range of shopping options.
Although Bintan is actually an island rather than a city, it is very popular with Singaporeans because it is only 45 minutes away by ferry. This tiny resort is much like Singapore with its excellent utilities and infrastructure. The resort offers several golf courses, attractions, spas and serene beaches
8.Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Singaporeans love to shop and Kuala Lumpur is the hub of shopping and fashion in Malaysia. This bustling city is a fascinating blend of natural wonders, good food and culture, making it very popular with Singaporeans.
9.Jeju Island, South Korea
Jeju Island is blessed with sandy white beaches, palm trees and lush green landscape. For years it has been a favorite honeymoon and holiday destination for Singaporeans. Known as one of the new 7 wonders of the world, Jeju Island offers a laid back atmosphere that is ideal for relaxation and rejuvenation
Hokkaido provides untamed wilderness to explore with its many national parks. Featuring sandy shores, pristine lakes, unexplored forests, mountains and fresh air, the scenery in Hokkaido is breathtaking for first-time visitors. The hot spring resorts make it a very popular destination for those looking for a quick, relaxing getaway.