Singapore, officially known as the Republic of Singapore is a Southeast Asian City-State that is located at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula. It is a tiny island nation that comprises of 63 islands. The English name of Singapore is derived from the word Singapura of the Malaysian origin which in fact is also derived from the Sanskrit language. The city-nation is also referred to as Lion City.
It is one of the most enjoyable cities in the World and is visited by thousands of tourists every year. Singapore is a multi-cultural country with people of Malay, Chinese and Indian origin residing here. So, it is but natural that you will find the Asian Civilizations Museum in the city that depicts the rise of these three cultures and their interim impact on the growth of the people. Bikut Timah Nature Reserve is one of the major highlights of the city-nation. The night life of the city-state is very vibrant with lots of pubs and clubs like Zouk and Red Lantern, creating a fun filled atmosphere.