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Places to hang out

Post by 21Desmond » Fri, 24 May 2024 11:20 pm

Any parents have any places in mind for adults and kids (abv 4yrs old) ? cafe & restaurant..

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Sat, 25 May 2024 1:32 pm

Virtually anywhere.
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by malcontent » Sat, 25 May 2024 5:10 pm

21Desmond wrote:
Fri, 24 May 2024 11:20 pm
Any parents have any places in mind for adults and kids (abv 4yrs old) ? cafe & restaurant..
Are you looking for something expat-specific? A little more detail might help narrow it down.
Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it - Niels Bohr

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by abbby » Sun, 26 May 2024 10:25 am

A friend sent this list to some friends, a list of places to bring younger kids for play. Hope it's useful for you.

Indoor playrooms:
1. Amazonia (River Valley)
2. Joy of Toys (Clark Quay)
3. Waka Waka (River Valley)
4. Kids Stop science center (Jurong East)
5. Art Science Museum - Future World (MBS)
6. Snow City (Jurong East)
7. Kiztopia (Millenia Walk)
8. Pirate Land (Orchard Road)
9. Buds by Shangri-la
10. Pollywogs (VivoCity)
11. National Gallery - Free kids exhibition
12. Jumptopia
13. Pororo
14. AirZone https://airzone.sg/
15. Power Kids (UE Square)
16. Blue Atelier
17. SuperPark www.superpark.com.sg


Outdoor playgrounds:
1. Jurong Gardens - Forest Ramble playground
2. Jurong Gardens - Eco Pond with sand
3. Hort Park -Eco Playground and usual playgrounds
4. Tiong Bahru Playground - Tilting Train
5. By the river near Fullerton Hotel bridge
6. Fort Canning Jubilee Playground
7. Jacobs Ballads
8. Wildlings Nature Play
9. Como playground at Botanical Gardens
10. Former Big splash
11. Admiralty Park Playground
12. Nature Play by FOC Sentosa

Water playgrounds:

1. Marina Barrage water play
2. Gardens by the Bay water play
3. Zoo playground
4. Bird Park playground
5. Play at Heights Park (Toa Payoh https://www.littledayout.com/play-heigh ... layground/)
6. Former Big splash (East Coast)
7. Fountains by Esplanade

Cafes with playgrounds:
1. At Feast (Former The Pantry) (Dempsey)
2. Baker and Cook(Dempsey)
3. Hubers
4. Rumours Beach Club with kids pool (Siloso Beach)
5. Bayswater Kitchen (Keppel Bay)
6. Trapizza

Other activities:
1. Luge
2. ZipLine with kids - Sentosa
3. Flying a kite at Marina Barrage
4. Prawning (fishing) farms
5. Gallop Stable
6. Cable Car
7. Jewel 5th floor (Canopy Park, Mirror Maze)
8. Experience World Exhibition in Jewel
9. Bowling with kids row (Orchard)
10. Wild Wild Wet Aquapark (Pasir Ris)
11. Adventure Cove aquapark (Sentosa)
12. Royal Albatross breakfast/sunset cruise
13. Duck tours
14. River bumboat
15. Clip’N’climb
16. Zoo
17. Bird Park
18. Light show in Gardens by the Bay
19. Cinema
20. ATV adventure at Gallop Kranji Farm Resort

Tours:
1. Northern Singapore Boat tour (https://www.letsgotoursingapore.com/let ... long-tour/)
2. Southern Islands boat excursion: https://theyachtclub.sg/southern-island-cruise-package/)
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Re: Places to hang out

Post by 21Desmond » Sun, 26 May 2024 11:09 pm

Nice.. Thanks you i can slowly plan to bring them out

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by Lisafuller » Wed, 29 May 2024 12:38 pm

abbby wrote:
Sun, 26 May 2024 10:25 am
A friend sent this list to some friends, a list of places to bring younger kids for play. Hope it's useful for you.

Indoor playrooms:
1. Amazonia (River Valley)
2. Joy of Toys (Clark Quay)
3. Waka Waka (River Valley)
4. Kids Stop science center (Jurong East)
5. Art Science Museum - Future World (MBS)
6. Snow City (Jurong East)
7. Kiztopia (Millenia Walk)
8. Pirate Land (Orchard Road)
9. Buds by Shangri-la
10. Pollywogs (VivoCity)
11. National Gallery - Free kids exhibition
12. Jumptopia
13. Pororo
14. AirZone https://airzone.sg/
15. Power Kids (UE Square)
16. Blue Atelier
17. SuperPark www.superpark.com.sg


Outdoor playgrounds:
1. Jurong Gardens - Forest Ramble playground
2. Jurong Gardens - Eco Pond with sand
3. Hort Park -Eco Playground and usual playgrounds
4. Tiong Bahru Playground - Tilting Train
5. By the river near Fullerton Hotel bridge
6. Fort Canning Jubilee Playground
7. Jacobs Ballads
8. Wildlings Nature Play
9. Como playground at Botanical Gardens
10. Former Big splash
11. Admiralty Park Playground
12. Nature Play by FOC Sentosa

Water playgrounds:

1. Marina Barrage water play
2. Gardens by the Bay water play
3. Zoo playground
4. Bird Park playground
5. Play at Heights Park (Toa Payoh https://www.littledayout.com/play-heigh ... layground/)
6. Former Big splash (East Coast)
7. Fountains by Esplanade

Cafes with playgrounds:
1. At Feast (Former The Pantry) (Dempsey)
2. Baker and Cook(Dempsey)
3. Hubers
4. Rumours Beach Club with kids pool (Siloso Beach)
5. Bayswater Kitchen (Keppel Bay)
6. Trapizza

Other activities:
1. Luge
2. ZipLine with kids - Sentosa
3. Flying a kite at Marina Barrage
4. Prawning (fishing) farms
5. Gallop Stable
6. Cable Car
7. Jewel 5th floor (Canopy Park, Mirror Maze)
8. Experience World Exhibition in Jewel
9. Bowling with kids row (Orchard)
10. Wild Wild Wet Aquapark (Pasir Ris)
11. Adventure Cove aquapark (Sentosa)
12. Royal Albatross breakfast/sunset cruise
13. Duck tours
14. River bumboat
15. Clip’N’climb
16. Zoo
17. Bird Park
18. Light show in Gardens by the Bay
19. Cinema
20. ATV adventure at Gallop Kranji Farm Resort

Tours:
1. Northern Singapore Boat tour (https://www.letsgotoursingapore.com/let ... long-tour/)
2. Southern Islands boat excursion: https://theyachtclub.sg/southern-island-cruise-package/)
Luge and WWW are great fun for adults too. Not sure if I'd recommend either for young kids though.

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by Lisafuller » Wed, 29 May 2024 12:39 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:
Sat, 25 May 2024 1:32 pm
Virtually anywhere.
Not sure the other bar patrons would agree...

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by Lisafuller » Wed, 29 May 2024 12:41 pm

21Desmond wrote:
Sun, 26 May 2024 11:09 pm
Nice.. Thanks you i can slowly plan to bring them out
In addition to Abby's comprehensive list I also HIGHLY recommend kidzania. Was there not long ago with my friend and goddaughter.

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 29 May 2024 4:31 pm

@Lisafuller
21Desmond wrote:
Fri, 24 May 2024 11:20 pm
Any parents have any places in mind for adults and kids (abv 4yrs old) ? cafe & restaurant..
:wink:
I must have misread the original post. Still cannot find a reference to a bar or pub. :-k
SOME PEOPLE TRY TO TURN BACK THEIR ODOMETERS. NOT ME. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW WHY I LOOK THIS WAY. I'VE TRAVELED A LONG WAY, AND SOME OF THE ROADS WEREN'T PAVED. ~ Will Rogers

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by 21Desmond » Thu, 30 May 2024 4:58 pm

Lisafuller wrote:
Wed, 29 May 2024 12:41 pm
21Desmond wrote:
Sun, 26 May 2024 11:09 pm
Nice.. Thanks you i can slowly plan to bring them out
In addition to Abby's comprehensive list I also HIGHLY recommend kidzania. Was there not long ago with my friend and goddaughter.
Heard that kidzania in SG quite expensive, we adult go in take pic nia charge $52, plus kids $84. My friend ask me to bring them to KL more cheaper.

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by malcontent » Fri, 31 May 2024 8:53 pm

Here in crazy rich Asia… you have to pay the cost to be the boss.
Every great and deep difficulty bears in itself its own solution. It forces us to change our thinking in order to find it - Niels Bohr

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by smoulder » Sat, 01 Jun 2024 10:41 am

21Desmond wrote:
Thu, 30 May 2024 4:58 pm
Lisafuller wrote:
Wed, 29 May 2024 12:41 pm
21Desmond wrote:
Sun, 26 May 2024 11:09 pm
Nice.. Thanks you i can slowly plan to bring them out
In addition to Abby's comprehensive list I also HIGHLY recommend kidzania. Was there not long ago with my friend and goddaughter.
Heard that kidzania in SG quite expensive, we adult go in take pic nia charge $52, plus kids $84. My friend ask me to bring them to KL more cheaper.
The indoor playgrounds in Malaysia are much bigger and way more cost effective when we go there and convert our SGD. You could even go to JB.... No need to go all the way to KL.

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by 21Desmond » Mon, 03 Jun 2024 11:27 pm

My wife and i planning to bring kids to kidzania KL in the end.. by the way, thanks for the info too.. Hope u all enjoying kids school holiday mood.

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Re: Places to hang out

Post by abbby » Sat, 15 Jun 2024 10:31 am

There's a kidzania in sentosa.. It has just been reopened. Such a lovely place for kids exploration.. ❤️
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