9 therapeutic gardens in Singapore for some stress-relief.

Stress is an everyday part of life, especially when you're living in the city. Lucky for us, Singapore is equipped to handle that! Check out Singapore's 9 therapeutic gardens for some zen. As the ‘most fatigued’ country in the world, it’s no surprise that many Singaporeans are often stressed out. Our fast-paced lives might mean we find it hard to unwind and relax. But hey, let’s not forget: Singapore’s also ...

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9 green spaces to watch the National Day fireworks in Singapore.

Singapore’s National Day 2022 is coming up, and you know what that means: National Day fireworks! Read on for both official and nearby green spots where you just might catch the NDP 2022 fireworks... and they’re not just within Marina Bay. If nothing else screams ‘Singapore’, the Singapore National Day fireworks will. Us Singaporeans will gather on picnic mats, rush to the top floors of buildings - all to catch the ...

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businesses want to go green but they’re not sure how.

The fight for a sustainable means of production and living pushes on, but what happens when the biggest cause of pollution and waste doesn’t know what to do about it? When I think of sustainability, I think of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Yep, that patch of plastic twice the size of Texas floating in the Pacific Ocean. The impact of the existence of this garbage patch is massive - ...

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5 underrated hidden green spaces in Singapore.

If you're bored of the same ol' nature spots, you've got to check out these gorgeous hidden green spaces in Singapore this weekend. Living amid the hustle of Singaporean city life can get quite tiring, especially when there’s a world out there brimming with cool winds, fresh air, and calming natural spaces. After all, there’s a reason why we flock to East Coast Park for picnics, or why trekking through Bukit ...

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an electric adventure from Singapore to Kuala Lumpur in the BMW iX.

Planning a road trip up north and considering taking your trusty EV with you? The folks at BMW Asia show us how it's done in the electrifying BMW iX. *Content courtesy of BMW Asia. June is the perfect month to hit pause on everyday life and press play on a holiday adventure that will reignite your passion for travel. But there are some very important questions you need to answer first! Where ...

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care for a taste of locally-grown spinach or kale ice cream?

Singapore’s first gelato line made from locally-grown vegetables launches tomorrow at The Local Farm Weekend by Gardenasia. If the recent lack-of-chicken-fiasco has taught us anything – it’s that some people don't realise that freezing fresh chicken makes it frozen chicken local production plays a vital role in preventing any major food disruptions. While it is heartening to know that the number of local farms have increased to 260 last month, there ...

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meet the man who never leaves pineapple leaves behind.

With more people aspiring towards a zero-waste lifestyle, it's safe to say we're paying more attention to trash. But according to Harold Koh, founder of Nextevo, a company focused on repurposing agricultural waste, people have been overlooking one very important bit of waste - pineapple leaves.   From consuming ‘ugly’ fruit and vegetable, to upcycling your old pair of jeans, or shopping second-hand clothes – there’s been a growing focus on ...

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i Light Singapore returns with trippy displays and plenty of photo ops.

i Light Singapore, Asia’s leading sustainable light festival is finally back with immersive displays, and a new multi-sensory light art showcase atop a floating pontoon. Noice.  Back after 2 years, like karaoke and drunk people meandering by the Singapore River, is i Light Singapore! Organised by the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA) and presented by DBS, the eight edition of this sustainable light fest will run from 3 to 26 June 2022. The ...

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5 things i wish someone told me about beach clean-up sessions in Singapore.

To usher in Earth Day, futr singapore took part in an office-wide beach clean-up session. But little did I know that while the team rid the shores of rubbish, I'd also uncover some dirty little... thoughts of wisdom in the process. While a beach clean-up may seem like an awesome activity to do with friends, family, colleagues or even on your own, lemme just say it’s not all fun and ...

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Mercedes-Benz opens hip, new concept store with a sustainable twist.

Automotive giant Mercedes-Benz opens its first concept store in Singapore, with sustainability taking centre stage. Sustainability is one of the hottest topics in recent times, and while many conversations happen in isolation, oftentimes these discussions can be made even more meaningful in conducive environments. To that end, Mercedes-Benz, in partnership with authorised dealer Cycle & Carriage, is curating an evolving space dedicated to fuelling dialogue on a more sustainable future. The Mercedes-Benz ...

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