While staying in the area, why not spend a little time sightseeing in colorful neighborhoods like Little India, Kampong Glam and Singapore.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. Spend a quiet afternoon admiring the exhibits at Peranakan Museum, the National Museum of Singapore and the Asian Civilisations Museum. Book seats for a spectacular show at Esplanade Theatres and the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall. Enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the Singapore Art Museum.
Get your body moving in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. There are some pleasant green escapes, so why not take a break in Esplanade Park. If you are up for a walk visit a beach, such as the Gardens by the Bay.
To really get a feel for the area, head to the nearby local attractions such as Raffles Place, UOB Plaza and the Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple. These are a magnet for travellers from all the corners of the globe. Sultan Mosque and the Armenian Church of Saint Gregory offers travellers to Singapore a chance to better understand the part religion has played in the area.
See if you can hit a hole in one at the Marina Bay Golf Course, amongst the best greens around.
Hunt down a bargain, stock up on food or just enjoy the atmosphere at nearby fashion hotspots such as Esplanade Mall, CHIJMES and The Cathay.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay around the Katong area is a breeze. The Carlton Hotel Singapore, the Swissotel The Stamford, Singapore and the Marina Mandarin are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.