Singapore’s oldest working tour guide tells us about fussy Americans and the robber monkeys of the Botanic Gardens
Geraldene Lowe-Ismail, 75, is a pioneer in her field and the first to introduce walking tours. Recently handed the Lifetime Achievement Award for her outstanding contribution to tourism, she tells of her natural interest in people, flying with chickens in Cambodia and why she would lie in front of bulldozers.
Internet culture and memes are the focal point of this exhibition curated by local artist Jonathan Leong (Zxerokool). Most of the pieces are visual gags (see Leong’s and the Visual Hijack collective’s spoofs of iconic Hieronymous Bosch and Vermeer works), although video artist Brandon Tay’s pop culture-referencing prints are legitimately beautiful.
High-end Italian menswear brand Boggi Milano marks its first Singapore store.
This town never seems to stand still and that means there's always something new to discover; here's our guide to 24 hours in the city taking in the latest hot spots to eat, drink and dance.