Archive for the tag 'cocktails'

Aug 09 2012

The bars of Emerald Hill

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Come for great drinks in a uniquely Singaporean setting

Looking for a place to wet your whistle in the Orchard Road area? Skip the bland hotel bars and head to historic Emerald Hill for a tipple among the palm trees and Peranakan architecture. When you detour from Orchard Road onto Emerald Hill, the first bar you’ll see is the 3-in-1 Peranakan Place complex. Multiple … read the full post

Sep 30 2011

A drink with a view: 1-Altitude

On the rooftop of the tallest building in Raffles Place, 1-Altitude isn’t just the highest bar in Singapore it’s the highest al fresco bar in the world. The bar is completely uncovered and there’s nothing but a five-foot glass wall to keep you from walking off the edge and plummeting 282 metres onto a banker. … read the full post

Sep 01 2011

A Singapore Sling at Raffles

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Sipping on a cherry-red Singapore Sling at the Long Bar in Raffles Hotel is perhaps the most iconic thing to do in Singapore; we last tried it in August 2014. Though it won’t score you the cultural points of say a visit to the National Museum, you may not feel too upset about spending an … read the full post

Aug 01 2011

7 days of drinking in Singapore

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It doesn’t take long to realise that drinking in Singapore is an expensive habit, but drink promotions can make an evening out a little more affordable. While we have already covered Singapore’s best happy hours, here are my latest suggestions for getting the most booze for your buck every day of the week. Monday Timbre@Arts … read the full post