Expat Living Singapore
Street Talk: Your guide to living in hip Tiong Bahru

An expat resident's tips on making the most of cool cafés, bars and shops in this trendy area

Foodie news! Cocktail Week, new restaurants & delightful desserts

From festivals to fresh brunch spots, here's the tastiest news and events from SG's dining scene

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Book worms! Our roundup of this month's top reads

From novels of love and loss to journeys through Buddhist temples, here's the pages to snap up in Ma...

Easy home-cooked meals! Tasty recipes from The Hungry Chef

We've found a new, awesome way for time-crunched folks to whip up brilliant dishes in a jiffy

Empty walls be gone!
Shopping
Contemporary art: 10 exquisite paintings and prints

Chope4me's making a play for your walls with artwork from Indonesia, Australia and Malaysia

Hong Kong technology, gadgets news, best smartphones, HTC M9, HTC, new smart phone
The HTC M9 might just be the best smartphone buy for your money
Living Here
Gadget news: Wicked smartphones to own in April

In the market for the best smartphone? These three give all others a run for the money

Give your home a style update - gratis!
Shopping
Home makeovers! Free styling sessions at Arete Culture in March

Monday stands for makeover this month, with stylists on hand to offer complimentary interiors advice

Funky retro-inspired finishes at Muntri Mews
News
Cheap holidays! The best stays under $150

Travelling on a tight budget? EL's round-up of wallet-friendly hotels and villas around Asia

Fashion
LIV style update: Trendy couture, new labels and more

From chic swimwear to oh-so-pretty shoes, it's the latest news from Singapore's fashion scene

Looking for a maid? Tips for employing a domestic helper

For some of us, being able to employ a FDW is one of the best things about living in Singapore

Kids' birthday parties in Singapore: Your handy checklist

Whether it’s the first, the seventh or the 13th bday, here's how to make a well-organised fuss

Independent arts centre The Substation is home to movie screenings, gigs and more
Art and Culture
Movie date! Five alternative cinemas in Singers

Mix up your next trip to the movies by hitting one of these unique cinemas

On stage in Singers: Theatre, dance and kids' plays this March

This month is loaded with live musical performances and fairytales galore... jump inside!

Unique cooking courses for helpers in Singers

EL reviews two cooking schools where your helper can add some new dishes to her repertoire

On the screen: Disney's new take on Cinderella and more

Our guide to Hollywood flicks that are worth heading to movie theatres for in March

Review: Syun in Resorts World Sentosa

Savour ultra-fresh sushi and quick-and-easy bentos at this fab Japanese restaurant

Win a classic meal box from The Hungry Chef
Competition closes in
The bedroom is a 'work in progress' but it looks pretty amazing to us!
Readers' Homes
Snagging a sausage factory in Chinatown

You have to take a tour of this creatively-converted factory to believe it

Review: The Refinery on King George's Avenue

Jalan Besar's cool new kid on the block offers sinful yakitori, bar bites and cool cocktails

Book preview! 100 Years on: The Singapore Mutiny

History buffs can enjoy a peek at this first-hand telling of Singapore's uprising in World War I

A friendly giraffe drops in for breakfast
News
Roar! Top 10 African safaris for unforgettable family trips

These amazing spots in Africa's grasslands offer thrilling, up-close animal encounters

Animals, beaches and wine galore - what's not to like?
News
Margaret River (with kids)! Family fun in Western Oz

Jess Smit discovers that Australia's wine country is unusually child-friendly

New boutique hotels in Singers – our top three

Shamus Sillar checks into hip new arrivals to see what they have to offer

On the Wall: Amazing art exhibitions hitting SG in March

The latest from Singapore's art scene this month, from Japanese calligraphy to Elvis Presley

Recipe swap: Healthy breakfasts to start your day

EL readers share their favourite recipes right out of the kitchen, including berry banana smoothies

Valco Snap, as modelled by Ava
Tots and Toddlers
In the market for a stroller? We road-test prams

Deciding upon the perfect pram can be tough! Here, we try out a few models in SG's stores

Colourful, traditonal shophouses line the river as you stroll into Malacca town
Asia
Road trip to Malacca! Our busy weekend in the heritage town

All you need to know about a fun-filled trip to the pretty Malaysian town

A temple in Little India (photo: Gaelen, Flickr Commons)
News
Ultimate guide to things to do in Singapore: 35 great activities

New in town, or expecting guests and in need of activity ideas? Look no further...

Make-up 101: How to nail the natural look

Expert tips on playing up your features, plus our favourite face-enhancing beauty products in SG

There's nothing old-fashioned about this Victorian armchair!
Decorating Ideas
Shopping for genuine antiques? Six home styling tips

We've got the scoop on pulling off antique finds in any home, thanks to The Past Perfect Collection

Books Actually is a treasure trove for chic geeks
Living Here
Bookworms! 15 stores and cafes for good reads

From independent stores and cafes to convenient chains, it's your top reading spots on the island

Adam Levine's arms are reason enough to catch these rockers
On Stage
Woohoo! Maroon 5 and Pharrell to perform at Singapore Grand Prix 2015

The headline acts hitting the Padang Stage on September 18-19 2015 have been revealed

Sin Lee Foods
News
Waffles guide: The best places to gorge on squares of joy

We tracked down the top seven cafes and parlous across the island for heavenly waffles

Looking chic on a budget: Stylish buys under $200

Saving extra for a rainy day? Snag these trendy yet affordable finds from the high street

Adventures in Europe! Climbing Mont Blanc and Ben Nevis

Singapore-based Kiwi explorer Grant "Axe" Rawlinson braves the tallest peaks in the UK and France

Phuket bootcamps! Our health and fitness trip to Chalong

The new buzz on the Thai island is more six packs than beer bellies. EL's Amy checks out the fitness...

Shopping guide! Cool kids' furniture in Singapore

Jazz up your kid's bedroom with these fun, practical furnishings from fab homes stores across the is...

Lingerie galore! Practical, yet sexy lingerie in Singers

Feel like a goddess in these pretty sets and separates from SG's stores

The more folks you talk to to, the higher your chances of find the right connection
Living Here
Networking special: Your guide to mingling in Singers

Hoping to find a job or kick off a new business idea? Find out how to use networking to your advanta...

The closest thing to Bali's famous Potato Head Beach Club in Singapore? We think so...
News
Beach bums! The best spots for a drink by the coast

Sun, sand and boozy fun? Er, yes please! Soak up the sea air at these beachside bars on the island

Cathy interacts with one of the gorgeous tiger cubs
Asia
Thailand's Tiger Temple: Meeting the big cats of Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua

Reader Cathy Ward discovered that the Buddhist monks care for over 124 abandoned tigers

The colourful streets of Hanoi
News
Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City: Things to do and where to stay

The best accommodation, restaurants, art galleries and more in Vietnam's buzziest cities

Wonderfruit is all about relaxing (and pretty colours)
News
Your 2015 guide to music festivals in and around Singapore

Music mavens! Jump into our round-up of the best local and regional music festivals to catch this ye...

Bar review: D.Bespoke on Bukit Pasoh Road

Don't miss the bespoke cocktails and sherry selection at this elegant Ginza-style bar in Chinatown

Gelpresso Waterproof Shadow by Clio
Hair and Beauty
Refresh your morning routine with time-saving beauty buys

EL's top six foolproof products will have you looking polished in a snap

Cool bars! Your ultimate guide to hip drinking spots

From inspired cocktails to edgy atmospheres, there are trendy watering holes for all types in SG

Myanmar for families: An adventure through Yangon, Bagan and Inle Lake

EL's Danielle heads to The Golden Land for thrilling sights, lovely grub and well-preserved culture

The best parks in Singers, according to EL's panel of mums

Our trusty panel of mums share their top spots for playtime with their little ones

Review: New sky-high bar Empire in Raffles Place

Enjoy cocktails and gourmet bites in the clouds at this sleek CBD hangout

Check out the luscious courtyard!
Travel
Family holidays: The best child-friendly resorts in Asia

Taking a short break with the young'uns in tow? Check out our favourite kid-friendly villas for easy...

Stoking this big ol' kiln isn't a one man job
News
Fire in the belly! We visit Singapore's historic dragon kiln

We checked out this piece of Singapore's heritage (while trying our hand at pottery)