Looking for unique ways to spend your time after a productive day? Delight in these creative establishments recommended by travel host David Celdran.
The first hotel in Asia designed by noted French designer Jacques Garcia, Hotel Vagabond boasts of Parisian-chic suites and an award-winning bar, where guests can mingle with visual artists, writers, performers and musicians, thanks to the hotel’s Artist In Residence program –– a first in the country.
Experience old school gentleman grooming at this notable local luxury barbershop. Sultans of Shave offers premium services such as men’s hairdressing and traditional shaves using a vast array of high quality grooming products, carefully handpicked by the founders themselves. Enjoy 10% discount on De Luxe Shave Experience in Sultans of Shave upon presentation of boarding pass within one week of arrival in Singapore.
Spruce up your wardrobe with fine leather goods and ready-to-wear pieces from the French luxury lifestyle brand Berluti. Known for bespoke, hand-assembled and customizable shoes, Berluti’s deep understanding and passion for leather and patina makes them the master of menswear.
Located at the National Gallery, The National Kitchen celebrates Peranakan cuisine from Singapore’s grande dame of cooking, Violet Oon. It prides itself in showcasing Singapore’s colorful heritage with dishes inspired by Nyonya, Chinese, Indian and Malay cuisines.
Nestled within the lush Singapore Botanic Gardens, a UNESCO heritage site, this Michelin-starred restaurant thrills with “Gastro-Botanica”, a contemporary and innovative cuisine, created by multi-awarded Chef Jason Tan celebrating the finest botanicals from roots to fruits and herbs matched with meticulously sourced meats and seafood.