Virtuoso Life - March/April 2009 - 43
Singapore Scores with Unbeatable Lifestyle Experiences Singapore is known for its diversity, efficiency and as a modern, urban city that is the hub of Asian commerce. But dig deeper and discover some hidden treasures in Singapore that can provide a restful alternative. Check out these top five experiences: 1. Fly in Luxurious Style Singapore Airlines offers the ultimate flight experience and connects you not just to Singapore but to all of Asia. Instead of dreading the long flight, make it part of your journey and explore Asia in luxury. 2. Rest and Relaxation Enjoy a variety of wellness products, from therapeutic spas, purifying dips in mud pools, to a whole new take on pedicures with our ‘fish’ reflexology treatment. Check out the Singapore Botanic Gardens, featuring the world’s largest collection of orchids. 3. Herbal Remedies Head to the Imperial Herbal Kitchen restaurant, where an in-house Chinese physician consults with you and recommends dishes containing a variety of herbs that will help soothe whatever ailments. Or, simply head to Chinatown and visit the traditional Chinese medicinal shops! 4. Food Paradise What better way to unwind than with a good meal? Thanks to the different ethnic groups comprising Chinese, Indian and Malay, there’s always a huge variety of cuisines to sample in Singapore. 5. Retail Therapy There’s nothing like a little retail therapy to take the pressure off. Singapore provides the perfect place to shop for the finest products from both the East and the West. Find anything from designer fashion to bargain knick-knacks. For more information on Singapore, check out www.visitsingapore-usa.com. Call your Virtuoso travel advisor for reservations. south east asIa eXPLoReR (singapore and Vietnam) 7 nights From VACATION INCLUDES: • Round trip airfare to Singapore and Vietnam • Singapore city tour by private car • Hanoi city tour by private car with lunch • Bonsai dinner cruise on Saigon River • Ho Chi Minh City tour by private car with lunch • Cu Chi tunnels tour by private car • 3 nights at The Fullerton Hotel • 2 nights the Sofitel Metropole Hanoi • 2 nights the Park Hyatt Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City) • Airfare between Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Air Vietnam) • Breakfast daily $ 4,059 Above price valid for LAX or SFO departures. Other departure cities available upon request. Rate quoted is per person, based on double occupancy unless otherwise stated. Rate valid for select travel 2/1/09-6/5/09. Rates, terms, conditions, availability and itinerary subject to change without notice. Certain restrictions may apply. Gratuities, transfers and excursions are additional. Rates include a round-trip fuel surcharge on Singapore Airlines, and do not include International Departure & Immigrations Taxes up to $100, Passenger Facility Charges of $3-$18 or September 1 1th Security Fee of $2.50 per enplanement (up to a maximum $5.00 per one-way or $10 per round-trip). Additional airline restrictions, including but not limited to baggage limitations, standby policies and fees, non-refundable tickets and change fees may apply. Fees and policies are subject to change without notice. Pleasant Holidays acts as agent for Singapore Airlines Vacations. CST # 1007939-10. UBI# 601 915 263. All Rights Reserved.