The cultures and character of many Asian people have blended into this tiny
island state of Singapore. Chinese, Malay, Indian and Indonesian, Hindu,
Buddhist, Christian and Muslim, each retaining its distinctive community
identity combined with diverse colourful festivals, temples, mosques, street
markets, cuisines and social customs to provide the visitor with an endless
array of experiences.
The island is also rich in natural beauty with botanical gardens, zoos,
nature preserves and bird parks that rank among the best in Asia.
It is also a popular duty free bargain centre for electronic, camera,
computer equipment and other products.