Paddling Area

Kayaks and Paddles at MacRitchie Reservoir

Looking for a new activity that you can experience together as a family? Love the water but want to try doing something other than taking...
Appventure

App-venture Walking Trails in Singapore

Do away with wads of thick brochures and unwieldy maps, and make your smartphones do the walking. Little Day Out has made it even easier...
Fort Labrador

Labrador Secret Tunnels Little Day Out!

Anyone up for an adventurous Little Day Out to a hidden location unbeknownst to many but filled with historical nuggets?On a beautiful Saturday morning,...
Jacob Ballas Children's Garden New Extension

Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden: New Extension Makes it the Largest Children’s Garden in Asia

With two more hectares added, Jacob Ballas Children’s Garden at Singapore Botanic Gardens now takes pole position as the largest children’s garden in Asia.Yet,...
Free Family Fun at Sisters’ Island Marine Park Intertidal Guided Walk by NParks

Free Family Fun at Sisters’ Island Marine Park Intertidal Guided Walk by NParks

Singapore’s shores are teeming with wildlife we wouldn’t usually notice. Getting to an intertidal zone during periods of low tide is the best way...
Hort Park

HortPark: A Saturday Experience

It was the first Saturday of the month and we had planned to visit the HortPark, billed as the Gardening Hub, with our neighbours.The...
Best of 2016 for Families

Best of 2016 for Families

It’s been a busy year on the family front for Singapore.The north-east (Sengkang, Punggol and East Coast) is an alluring area with a host...
The Story Of The African Sausage Tree At Singapore Botanic Gardens

The Story Of The African Sausage Tree At Singapore Botanic Gardens

Yes, there is such a thing as an African Sausage Tree. We aren't making this up. And, there is one in Singapore which you...
Heritage Museum

Singapore Botanic Gardens (SBG) Heritage Museum and CDL Green Gallery

What is the connection between Whampoa and the Singapore Botanic Gardens?This answer to this question and others from the Singapore Botanic Garden’s 154 year...
Kite Flying

Top Kite-flying Places Around Singapore

Give your children a break from homework and the screens by heading outdoors for some exercise and time with nature. Wondering about a simple...
Bumboat to Pulau Ubin from Changi Point Ferry Terminal

How to Get to Pulau Ubin

Pulau Ubin is a rustic island off the northeast of Singapore. An idyllic getaway, it makes the perfect spot to unwind and escape the...
Jurong Lake Gardens Lakeside Garden: Nature, Play And The Community

Jurong Lake Gardens Lakeside Garden: Nature, Play And Community

Lakeside Garden, the western section of Jurong Lake Gardens, has opened and there is plenty to enjoy around the huge, 53-hectare recreational space.The Lakeside...
Road

One Father’s Lessons from a Walk to Singapore Quarry

An outing to Singapore Quarry is a long, hard trek through the jungle - NOPE.In fact, the road leading to the disused quarry turned...
Bubbles

7 Fun Ideas for a Wonderful Day in the Park

There is nothing like the great outdoors. Even here in tropical Singapore, mornings and evenings are great times for families to enjoy the green...
Kingfisher - Nature Reserves in Singapore

Four Nature Reserves in Singapore: What To See In The Green Havens On The...

The four nature reserves in Singapore are green sanctuaries that preserve the island’s natural heritage. Protected by law, the Central Catchment Nature Reserve, Bukit...
Putting The “Orchard” Back In Orchard Road: Plans For Revamp Of Istana Park

Putting The “Orchard” Back In Orchard Road: Plans For Revamp Of Istana Park

There are plans to “Bring Back the Orchard” along Singapore’s Orchard Road, with a revamp of Istana Park, enhancements to Fort Canning Park and...