Made in Singapore: 15 Shopping Ideas for Travelers

Singapore, Singapore Guide (B): Made in Singapore: 15 Shopping Ideas for Travelers

Known as one of the Four Asian Tigers (or Dragons), Singapore is a thriving metropolis and one of the most fascinating tourist destinations in Asia. Home to multi-ethnic community, the city carefully preserves and proudly exhibits its colorful identity, manifested - among other forms - in the variety of traditional goods, foods and music commercialized for the benefit of the locals and numerous guests. For your convenience, some of the most notable Made-In-Singapore items are listed here.

Peranakan porcelain was one of the key exports from China to Singapore back in the 19th century, and was in high demand by the affluent layers of the local society. Traditionally, each Peranakan piece carries beautiful patterns drawn across the surface, with a distinct Chinese flavour. As before, Peranakan porcelain is fairly expensive but, with a bit of bargaining, you can reach an affordable price.

Peranakan porcelain can be found in the Antiques of the Orient, located at Tanglin Shopping Centre (19 Tanglin Road), or Rumah Bebe, located at 113 East Coast Road. ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Made in Singapore: 15 Shopping Ideas for Travelers
Guide Location: Singapore » Singapore
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Gpsmycity Writer
Read it on Author's Website: https://www.gpsmycity.com/articles/76-made-in-singapore-15-shopping-ideas-for-travelers.html
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Antiques of the Orient
  • Rumah Bebe
  • Mustafa Centre
  • Chinatown Heritage Centre
  • Suntec City Mall
  • Centrepoint Shopping Centre
  • Joo Chiat Complex
  • True Heritage Brew's Singapore Sling Boutique shop
  • Bras Basah Complex

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