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Singapore Airlines Cancels the World's Longest Commercial Flights

Singapore Airlines Cancels the World's Longest Commercial Flights Flickr/Aero Icarus The longest commercial flights in the world -- Singapore Airlines' flights 21 and 22, running between Singapore and Newark, New Jersey -- are slated for cancellation The Economist's Gulliver blog reports. The flights traverse 9,525 miles in about 19...

Singapore Photos Artfully Depict Passage Of Time

Singapore Photos Artfully Depict Passage Of Time When Singapore-based photographer Fong Qi Wei decided to photograph cities around the world, his approach to the project was different than that of most photographers in that his primary focus was to capture the passage of time. To do so, Qi Wei took several photos of the...

How Much Would You Pay to Fly in a Kid-Free 'Quiet Zone?'

How Much Would You Pay to Fly in a Kid-Free 'Quiet Zone?' jyri, Flickr Would you pay to fly without children? Singapore-based budget carrier Scoot thinks passengers will fork over some extra cash in order to sit in a special "quiet zone" where there are no babies on board. For about $14.50 extra, passengers will find themselves in...

Call An Ice Cream Truck On Demand Today With Uber

Today is the hottest day yet in New York City's latest heat wave, and the summer weather is no less forgiving in many other cities in the western hemisphere. To help beat the heat, car service app Uber is offering ice cream trucks on demand, today only from 11-5 p.m. in...

World Streetfood Congress To Be Held In Singapore, May 31-June 9

World Streetfood Congress To Be Held In Singapore, May 31-June 9 Laurel Miller, Gadling Does the mere thought of street food set your stomach to rumbling? If so, you'll want to get yourself to Singapore– the world's unofficial street food (or, technically, hawker centre)– capital. The city is hosting the World Streetfood...

Better Know A Holiday: Buddha's Birthday

Better Know A Holiday: Buddha's Birthday xcode, Flickr AKA: Vesakha, Vesak, Wesak, Visak, Vixakha and many more derivatives. When? The second Sunday in May OR the day of the full moon in May OR the Sunday nearest to the day of the full moon in May OR the eighth day of the fourth lunar month OR if you've decided...

International Adventure Guide 2013: Singapore

International Adventure Guide 2013: Singapore Contrary to popular belief, Singapore offers more than just skyscrapers and street food. In the last few years, the Asian city-state has transformed itself into a premiere destination for adventure and nature lovers. Singapore doesn't just have gardens; it is a city...

Discovery Adventures Announces New Tours For 2013

Discovery Adventures Announces New Tours For 2013 The calendar may still say 2012, and I know we all have a busy holiday season to navigate yet, but it is never too early to start planning our trips for the new year ahead. To help us out with that process, Discovery Adventures has announced a host of new tours and...

Video Of The Day: Rummaging Through Singapore's Thieves' Market

This short documentary film about making personal connections at Singapore's Thieves' Market is a little different from Gadling's usual Video of the Day, when we often feature time lapses and quick glimpses of cities or neighborhoods. Filmmakers John Clayton Lee and...

Photo Of The Day: Photo Spy

Photo Of The Day: Photo Spy Flickr user BaboMike was on top of Singapore's Marina Gardens complex recently when he looked down and spotted this recent graduate, complete with ceremonial gown, pointing his camera back up at him. It's the perfect "Rear Window" moment – who's really...

Vagabond Tales: The Curious Case Of Indonesia's Pulau Bintan

Vagabond Tales: The Curious Case Of Indonesia's Pulau Bintan Of course you've heard of Bali, but have you heard of Bintan? Of the 18,000 or so islands, which make up the archipelago of Indonesia, the same five or six names invariably pop up when it comes to Indonesian tourism. Bali, the Gili Islands, Sulawesi, Java, Flores,...

'Kinetic Rain' Droplet Installation At Changi Airport In Singapore

"Kinetic Rain Changi Airport Singapore" from ART+COM on Vimeo. The folks over at Laughing Squid manage to regularly expand the spectrum of cool information going into my brain. I thank them for that. A while back they posted a little piece about the droplet...

In-N-Out Burger Pop-Up In Singapore Sells Out In Less Than 5 Minutes

In-N-Out Burger Pop-Up In Singapore Sells Out In Less Than 5 Minutes Who knew locals of one of the most world-renowned food destinations on Earth would go crazy over American burgers? On July 24, an In-N-Out Burger pop-up restaurant opened in Singapore, lasting less than five minutes before they were completely sold out of patties....

How To Have Good Luck Around The World

How To Have Good Luck Around The World Do you carry a lucky penny or have a rabbit's foot attached to your key chain? For some new ideas on how to keep your luck running high, here are good luck rituals from around the world. Bury A Llama Fetus In Bolivia Walking around the Witches' Market in La Paz,...

Singapore Celebrates Launch Of Bay South Garden With Two Weeks Of Events

Singapore Celebrates Launch Of Bay South Garden With Two Weeks Of Events On the night of June 28, 2012, Singapore will debut its brand new Gardens by the Bay, which has been under construction for the past five years. The attraction is the first of its kind in Singapore. The launch takes place in the city's new Marina Bay downtown area, and is...

Where To Get Singapore's Favorite Historical Cocktail: The Singapore Sling

Where To Get Singapore's Favorite Historical Cocktail: The Singapore Sling Developed sometime before 1915 by Ngiam Tong Boon, a bartender who worked at the Long Bar in the Raffles Hotel Singapore, the Singapore Sling is a historical cocktail that has made a revival over the past few years. The original recipe used only the best ingredients –...

Holistic Healing Practices From Around The World

Holistic Healing Practices From Around The World Nowadays, it seems like there's a pill or shot to cure every illness. But do we really know how safe these unnatural remedies are? Throughout my travels and by talking with locals from other cultures, I've learned there are many natural treatments that are also effective in...

Changi Airport, Singapore: budget-friendly experiences during your layover

Changi Airport, Singapore: budget-friendly experiences during your layover While layovers are often times boring and filled with endless hours of watching the clock, Changi Airport in Singapore believes that airport experiences should be memorable. Not only that, the airport also caters to the budget-traveler with an array of free activities for...

Why you should visit Singapore in 2012

Why you should visit Singapore in 2012 There are many reasons Singapore makes a great travel destination, from unique architecture to rich cultural experiences to carefully prepared cuisine. In 2012, the Southeast Asian destination has even more reasons to visit, from exciting new restaurants to the opening of...

Exploring the street food in Singapore

Exploring the street food in Singapore Singapore is an island-nation in Southeast Asia that has a rich culture, especially when it comes to food. Their unique street food culture can be experienced in the numerous hawker centers: open-air food courts housing authentic, carefully prepared cuisine for a...

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