With overseas travel still out of the question, satisfy your wanderlust with a stress-shedding trip to Sentosa Island that has everything you need for a rejuvenating getaway from the grind. #MakeTime for that long-awaited holiday by decompressing with your best buddies, or rekindling the flame in your relationship without the kids in tow. Whether you love seeking a thrill (Sentosa is packed with exhilarating attractions that will excite even the most seasoned adrenaline junkies), or prefer lounging leisurely at the pool or beach, the island’s fantastic array of activities will cater to every taste and preference. To inspire your Sentosa holiday , we’ve highlighted seven must-try activities and novel experiences for an unforgettable time (special deals included!), and help you make good use of your SingapoRediscovers Vouchers , to boot. Pamper yourselves silly with a luxurious staycation Kick-start your getaway by checking into Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa ... » Learn More about Unicorn float, optional: Where to unwind in a private pool villa, on Batman’s yacht, or with cocktails by the beach
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SINGAPORE: Two years after founding his Uber-like taxi service, Anthony Tan was already unabashedly ambitious. “If we get this right, we can literally go into the history books,” the Harvard Business School-educated entrepreneur proclaimed in 2014. Seven years later, the 39-year-old scion of one of Malaysia’s wealthiest families is poised to do exactly that. His company, Grab, Southeast Asia’s most valuable start-up, is finalising the world’s biggest merger with a SPAC, or special purpose acquisition company. It would value his business at about US$35 billion and list it on Nasdaq. READ: Commentary: Why a bumper crop of Southeast Asian tech unicorns look set to IPO this year The eye-popping numbers give a sense that Tan is blazing a trail for the entire region, which is very much in character. “Anthony always wants to be number one. He is the guy in Seat 1A and the first one off the plane,” says a lawyer whose firm works for Grab. Tenacious and driven, Tan also ... » Learn More about Commentary: Anthony Tan, the ‘unabashedly ambitious’ man behind Grab
Thanks to an ill-advised bob that took forever to grow out, I somehow managed to avoid expensive hair salons for the past year or two. But now that my hair is out of shape and my split ends are taking over my life, I'm on the hunt for a good hair salon to visit. It's also coincidentally the season for pre-CNY haircuts so… Might as well. Last I remember, a basic wash-cut-blow service was $28, but those days are behind us - a typical ladies' haircut can now cost up to $80+. Thankfully (and surprisingly), the saving grace is that festive surcharges seem to have also phased out. Most of the popular mid- to high-end hair salons no longer charge extra for the Lunar New Year. Here's a breakdown of how much basic haircuts will set you back in Singapore. Tip: you might want to sit down for this. TOP 10 HAIR SALONS IN SINGAPORE - HOW MUCH DO THEY COST? APUJEONG HAIR SALON Apgujeong Hair Salon is a hit with the younger crowd - not only do they specialise in Korean haircuts and ... » Learn More about How much do haircuts at Singapore’s most popular hair salons cost?