Currency

Currency used in Singapore is Singapore Dollar (S$). Money changing service is
available at #B1-36 (Twin Towers Exchange).

Climate

Singapore is typically hot and humid throughout the year, with occasional rain.
Average temperature is 26.7oC. The monsoon season starts from Nov onwards
to Jan, so be prepared for more rain during these period.

Time

Singapore Standard Time is 8 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time, 13 hours
ahead of Eastern Standard Time, and 16 hours ahead of Pacific Standard Time.

Electricity

The voltage in Singapore is 220-240AC, 50 Hertz. Commonly used power plugs
are three-pin, square-shared type.

Attire

It is advisable to wear light and comfortable clothing in Singapore. Light cotton
clothing is recommended. As long as you are neat, you will be allowed into most
places, including restaurants, clubs etc. If you are unsure, do check the venue's
dress code beforehand.

Emergency Services & Useful Numbers

Police Emergency: 999
Fire: 995
Ambulance Service (emergency): 995
Ambulance Service (non-emergency): 1777
City Search: 1900 777-7777
Directory Assistance: 100

Transport

Travelling in Singapore is easy and efficient. There are several ways to explore
the city ¨bus, MRT & taxi. Alight at Clarke Quay MRT station and Central is just right above!

Hotels nearby Central

Swissotel Merchant Court Singapore
Novotel Clarke Quay Singapore Hotel
Park Hotel Clarke Quay
Robertson Quay Hotel
Furama City Centre Hotel
Grand Park City Hall Hotel
Park Regis Singapore
Peninsular Excelsior Hotel