Expat Living Singapore
Ritz Kids Night Safari at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
Ritz Kids Night Safari at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
5 kid-friendly resorts to guarantee a fantastic holiday

Everyone needs to enjoy their holiday, check out these resorts that welcome every member of the family

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Relax on the Hampton corner sofa
Style your home with a free interior design service

Unsure how to go about decorating your home? Call in the experts.

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UWCSEA swimming
Both UWCSEA campuses have strong swimming teams where students can learn to swim and represent the school.
Keep the kids busy with extra-curricular international school activities

Read on for the inside scoop on the sports and activities going on at international schools.

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Here's where you need to get your hair done next
Hair and Beauty
Top local hair salons – according to EL editors

Click through for first hand reviews to find out which hairdressers and hair salons made the shortlist.

Explore themes of identity and displacement
Things to do
Don’t miss out on these upcoming events

Check out these exciting things to do in the weeks to come

Tell us what you're reading!
Things to do
Book reviews: get involved!

Reading something worth sharing?

Singapore American School, kindergarten, preschool
A space for kids to take part in 'investigative play'
Inside the Singapore American School’s new Early Learning Centre

Learn about the new preschool facilities and curriculum just launched at SAS

What's inside: Inspiring home showcases, Halloween ideas, new nightspot reviews, journeys to Japan plus conversations conscious entrepreneurs

Grab your apron: Cooking classes in Singapore

Eating out is fantastic in Singapore but there's also plenty of options for those interested in cooking up a storm at home

Beach holiday, Sri Lanka
Amy and baby by the beach
Timeout in Thalpe, Sri Lanka

Amy Greenburg shares her tips for a getaway to the south of Sri Lanka – with a baby.

Take the leap of faith with Parkour
Take the leap of faith with Parkour
Five fun workouts to try now

Looking for something different to get your heart revving? Here are five workouts so fun you’ll be smiling while you sweat.

home decor, home decoration, antiques
Decorating Ideas
9 cheap home décor ideas

You don't have to spend heaps of money to make your home look good

Singapore Sofas
“We have used OHMM since arriving in Singapore almost ten years ago, and the experience is always a pleasure”
Sofa inspiration: Finding comfort and style

We spoke to a few comfortable expats to see why they chose their sofas and chairs

Top kid-friendly brunch and lunch spots

Keep the kids happy with these family-friendly spots to eat

insurance, healthcare, family
Enjoy more family time as you let Expat Insurance to take care of your healthcare expenses
Living in Singapore
What health insurance cover do you need?

Whether you or your family end up in hospital because of an accident or an illness, facing a huge me...

Art Deco Sugarloaf Emerald Ring with Emeralds, Sapphires & Round Brilliant Diamonds. Sugarloaf Emerald, 3.08ct
Art Deco Sugarloaf Emerald Ring with Emeralds, Sapphires & Round Brilliant Diamonds. Sugarloaf Emerald, 3.08ct
Personalised, bespoke jewellery in Singapore

Discover where you can design your own fine unique fashion accessories

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Enjoy US prices without US shipping costs
Living in Singapore
Save big time on shipping costs while shopping in the US

Salivating over US shopping selection and online prices? You need a shopping consolidator to make it...

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The right skincare will get you the desired results
Style and Beauty
Best skincare tips and treatments – straight from the experts

Top-notch treatments and skincare products for your best skin ever. You can thank us later. 

outdoor furniture, outdoor sofas
The Roberti Gravity Sofa also comes with a supporting frame
Outdoor furniture that’s stylishly inviting

Just because it's outdoor furniture doesn't mean it can't be stylish. Check out these exclusive Italian designs.

Looking to get more out of living in Singapore or know someone new in town? Our new City Guide offers handy tips on finding jobs, where to live, shop, dine and more. Get it FREE here and share this news!

Formula 1 2016: Recap by Team EL

All the action from the Singapore GP, plus our tips for next year!

art, paintings, home decor
Mysterious in White: Perfectly executed dot paintings are a hallmark of mystery artist “M”.
Art sale: Make your walls come alive

Add some colour and style to your house with these art pieces. On sale now for a limited time.

Robotics, kids, technology
Engrossed at creating robots at The Keys Academy
Kids tech classes: What can your children learn?

Want your kids to learn coding and build robots? Check out our selection of technology classes for your kids

Ritz Kids Night Safari at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
Ritz Kids Night Safari at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore
5 kid-friendly resorts to guarantee a fantastic holiday

Everyone needs to enjoy their holiday, check out these resorts that welcome every member of the family

Living rooms
The living room
Home showcase: Eclectic fantastic

Check out "Bulldog House" a Tanjong Pagar shophouse decorated by David Powe on Blair Road

picnic centrespread
Enjoy a leisurely picnic with the family
Living in Singapore
What's in your picnic basket?

Visit this one-stop location for all your picnic needs

Osteria Mozza Singapore
Osteria Mozza
Wine and Dine
Dining options at Marina Bay Sands

Get social at MBS this month!

top photographers in Singapore
Hart Tan, the man behind Tomato Photo
Living in Singapore
Family photography: Where to say cheese next

Hart Tan, photographer and owner of Tomato Photo, reveals the secret to a beautiful, timeless family photo…

Antique boxes and chests: The art of packing, colonial style

Colonial furniture specialist Past Perfect discuss their collection of Indo-European boxes and chest...

Singapore vacuum cleaners, Harvey Norman
Philips PowerPro - S$799
Suck it up - your guide to vacuum cleaners

You may not be the one doing the vacuuming in the house but why not make it as easy as possible for ...

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Peach Sorbet from 1-Altitude
Wine and Dine
Must-try restaurants at Marina Bay

Discover where to head for a top meal plus bayside views

Club Street Restaurants
J65 Chefs
Staycations in Singapore: Hotel Jen

Want to go on holiday but don't want the travel time or costs? Here's a solution

special educational needs schools in singapore
Looking for a specialist educational needs school in Singapore?

What has MSIS been up to since it opened two years ago?

UWCSEA Singapore
Purdue University, Rebecca Wilcox
What are the differences between the UK and US college systems?

EL gets the beef on the two university systems

lombok, travel
Explore the nooks and crannies of Lombok
Exploring the spiritual in Lombok and Bali

Join Susannah Jaffer as she goes on a spiritual retreat in Lombok and Bali

Horoscopes - September 2016

Get the scoop on the latest tarot readings for this month...

Cambodian charity, education, books
The Book Book Tuk Tuk helping Cambodian kids to love books
Living in Singapore
Help educate children in Cambodia

We’re supporting a Cambodian project aimed at educating children – find out how you can too!

Bacco Wines
Bacco Wines
Wine and Dine
The natural drop: Buying organic wine in Singapore

Love wine, hate the chemical hangover? We’ve got the inside scoop on where to find healthier, organi...

Finance for couples in Singapore
Are you ready to share a bank account?
Living in Singapore
Financially Fit: Safeguard your fiscal future

How to find financial common ground with your new partner, and how to invest ethically

children's teeth, dentists, cavities
Children’s dental specialist Dr Terry Teo offers specialised dental care for kids at Q&M Dental clinics in Novena and Simei
How stressed mums are causing childhood cavities

Did you know mums who can't take some time out to relax can cause early childhood cavities?

Samui lady, street art
Samsui Lady by Muhammad Azlan Ramlan, Amoy Street Food Centre
Things to do
Where to find Singapore street art

Once a frowned-upon act of delinquency, street art is now a legitimate and burgeoning art form in Singapore.

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More men are opting for non-surgical beauty treatments
Hair and Beauty
Trend alert! Men’s aesthetic treatments

From non-surgical face lifts to Botox and body sculpting, an increasing number of men are now choosing treatments to boost their looks

Thai Green Chicken Curry
This bowl of Thai Green Curry is perfect for a weeknight dinner
Recipe Swap: Green Chicken Curry and Butter Chicken

Try making these tried-and-tested chicken recipes by our readers!

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Don Quijote
Wine and Dine
A Local Love Affair with Spanish Fare

We chat to Ken Lim, owner of Don Quijote restaurant in Dempsey

pacme, US sipping, shopping consolidators
Couldn't fit all those holiday bargains in your suitcase? Don't worry, you can order from Singapore and still save.
Living in Singapore
Back from holiday and forgot to pick up a bargain?

We'll let you in on a secret. It's easy to order bulk from the US and save money when it comes to po...

Singapore Skyline
The Lion City
Moving: Tips on Arrival with Property Guru

Property Guru’s CHANG HUI CHEW passes on five pieces of advice for expat arrivals looking for a home...

Living rooms in Singapore
"She managed to create an apartment that is vibrant and eclectic downstairs, and contemporary and calming upstairs."
Inside Reader Homes: Savage Style

We peek inside Andrea Savage's home, which oozes luxe style

teeth whitening, dentists
It's important to get your smile white!
What you need to know about teeth whitening

Tom Cruise knew that getting nice white teeth was important, but it’s important for all of us. What ...

art, surrealist
"Bullfight with Parrots" from the Surrealist Bullfight series
Things to do
Salvador Dali and Pierre Argillet exhibition celebrates 30 years of surrealism

Drop by REDSEA gallery this September

Rice & Zen, Chiang Mai, Thailand, holidays
Dinner with a view anyone?
Tourist-free Thailand: Check-in and chill in Chiang Mai

Need a new place to relax? Welcome to Rice & Zen, a tiny Thai resort with big benefits.

men's hair loss treatments
What hair loss treatments are available for men?
Hair loss treatments for men: What can be done?

Most men will experience some form of hair loss or thinning. What treatments are out there?

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Explore the hidden treasures of the clear blue waters of Koh Samui
Enjoy a relaxing holiday at this Koh Samui beach resort

Let the clear blue waters and white sandy beaches of Koh Samui rejuvenate your senses

home office, furniture
Custom-made home office space, E&A Interiors
Work in style and give your home office a revamp

Select some of these trendy pieces for your home office