Singapore at a glance
With a land area measuring just 625 square kilometers, Singapore is one of the world's economic giants. Underneath the towering skyscrapers is a soul that cherishes tradition and history. Singapore's landmarks tell of a rich, historical past. Its temples and rituals underscore a curious mix of Chinese, Malay, and Indian cultures. Known also as The Garden City, Singapore tempers its concrete jungle with lush greenery. Favorite tourist destinations include the Jurong Bird Park, Singapore Zoological Gardens, Night Safari, and Sentosa - a Singapore Island Resort.