Singapore is a jam packed bottle of different cultures and faiths. It is a very beautiful thing found in Singapore, that is, the diversity in cultures. There are cultures of china, Malaysia and even India. You can find many Hindu temples in Singapore. It has a complete are named after India as Little India.
Little India is one of the most colourful places you will find in Singapore. It is a vibrant ethnic place and is the hub of activities from dawn to midnight everyday. Shopping in Singapore is usually associated with tall malls as that of Orchard Road. But little India does not provide you any such shopping experience but the experience of shopping you get from this place has a long lasting impression on your mind as well as much money left in your pocket.
Whether its fashion, food, electronics, artwork or traditional Indian products, little India has got everything in store for you. The best place to visit Little India is just before deepavali. During this time, the whole area is decorated and it looks a festive place in all respects. Even if you don’t shop anything for this place at this time, still you will capture the colourful memories of this place in your camera.
If you are looking for shopping suggestions at little India, we can help. We provide for you a list of all the major places where you can buy great stuff. These places are given below:
It is the most colourful and crazy road in Singapore. It is a place to visit if you want to buy fruits, vegetables and some dried spices. After the sunset, this road comes to life and you can see a lot of activities going on.
It is situated on the Serangoon road and is a kind of liquor store. It is usually owned by a chinese owner. It is a type of alcoholic medicine store. The owner of this store will always suggest you alcoholic medicines for whatever problems you have.
This is the best place in Little India where you must do your shopping. It is a one stop shop for all your shopping needs and operates for 24 hours. It is a five storied mall and is packed will store of all the things you will ever need. Mustafa centre has proved to be very popular amongst the locals as well as tourists. It offers most of the things at a very low price when compared to other places of Singapore.
Sim Sim Square:
It is a giant technology mall and is a multiplex of computers, cameras, phones and gadgets. It is the largest IT mall in Singapore with more than 200 IT stores spread over 6 floors. The prices in these stores are very cheap and if you get bored with gadgets all around, there are a few decent cafes and restaurants in the mall. You can eat there different variety of food.
Little India Arcade:
It is the beautiful array of colourful shophouse you will find on the Serangoon Road, right in the centre of little India. The shophouse are of different things like traditional dresses, herbs and spices, colourful artwork and sweets.
It is the most famous in Little India or for that case in whole Singapore for its unique selection of hawker stalls. It is the cheapest of all the places in little India. Of Course, you can leave the place with having something to eat. On the 2nd floor, you will find many restaurants having the menu of chinese, Indian, Malaysian, food.
The above places will surely help you to choose where to go for your particular shopping needs. Thus, visit to Little India must be on your list if you want to shop more and save more.