We all know central Singapore for Orchard Road, but as the fellow Carousellers who live in the area would have you know, there are many more intricacies to this place beyond the usual suspects.
Find street after street of tantalizing food options, quirky furniture stores, some of the cheapest massages in Singapore and more:
“Having been on River Valley for more than 30 years, our furniture shophouse (278 River Valley Road) has become quite a stop-over for many in the Carousell community!” – @g278rv
“Spoilt for choice where food is concerned, with Cheong Chin Nam Street and Lorong Kilat within reach!” – @cmleow
“Bukit Timah Nature Reserve is constantly being upgraded with safer routes and new boardwalks. It’s hike-friendly even for super unfit people like me!” – @rycyndy
“You get really experienced local uncles and aunties to give you a good foot massage at only $18!” – @lily68goodbuy
“Many famous places are located here: the Tiong Bahru Market, the Tooth Relic Temple and the train playground.” – @carolfynn
“There are quite a few durian stalls along Balestier Road, but Combat Durian is the best in my opinion. Fun fact: They actually wanted to call themselves “Come Back Durian” but it was a typo HAHAHA!” – @plzbuymyshit
“For more health-conscious people, there’s also choices of ‘green’ makan places, such as QQRiceRoll, The Real Food and SaladStop!” – @stvffs“
“There’s literally everything you want in the malls around the area (United Square, Novena Square, Square 2, and now, Royal Square).” – @thelittlebookshop.
“Tonkotsu Keisune Ramen at Orchid Hotel! They have free flow eggs and the best ramen ever, only at $9.90++!” – @queenisme
“You can access the Sky Garden at Level 50 of Pinnacle@ Duxton, either by visiting your friends who stay here or paying via Ezlink $6 for the one-time access.” – @richardkan76
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