Your ultimate guide on 2018 Singapore Holidays

Your ultimate guide on 2018 Singapore Holidays


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February 16-18: Chinese New Year

Where to go: Hanoi, Vietnam

Who to bring: your Chinese crush

What to do: pray for prosperity and wisdom at the Temple of Literature


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February 28-March 1 – Good Friday

Where to go: Ubud, Indonesia

Who to bring: someone you want to be closer friends with this 2018

What to do: bond with each through a shared exploration of Indonesian architecture and crafts at what many consider to be the cultural heart of Bali


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May 1: Labor Day

Where to go: Gili Islands, Indonesia

Who to bring: your office buddies

What to do: splash around in the sapphire seas at day and party on the white sand beach at night


May 29:  Vesak Day

Where to go: Bangkok, Thailand

Who to bring: the friend that somehow always ends up giving advice like a spiritual counsellor

What to do: channel inner peace at tranquil temples like Wat Arun and Wat Phra Kaew


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June 15-17: Hari Raya Puasa

Where to go: El Nido, Palawan, Philippines

Who to bring: adrenaline junkies who are always ready for adventure

What to do: try out a lot of water activities like island hopping, snorkeling, scuba diving, and kayaking


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August 9-12: National Day

Where to go: Pattaya, Thailand

Who to bring: your workaholic friend who needs and deserves a time-off

What to do: take your pick out of this serene fishing village’s many relaxing beaches


November 3-6: Deepavali

Where to go: ZEN Rooms Mackenzie

Who to bring: the light of your life

What to do: spend a romantic evening basking in the bright and colourful lights of Deepavali right at the heart of this annual Hindu festival


Photo source: Little India Shopkeepers and Heritage Association (LISHA) thru


December 22-25: Christmas Day

Where to go: ZEN Rooms Clarke Quay

Who to bring: your dearest mama and papa

What to do: enjoy a holiday staycation only minutes away from Gardens by the Bay’s Christmas Wonderland fair where you can take part in festive family-friendly activities like food and wine sampling, outdoor ice skating, or lights viewing while strolling around

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