Gardens by the Bay in Singapore

The hugely anticipated Gardens by the Bay officially opened to the public on June 29th 2012, bringing to life National Parks’ vision of creating a ‘City in a Garden.’

GardensByBay2 copy

The 100-hectare Gardens by the Bay is just a short walk from the downtown Marina Bay area and is home to over a quarter of a million rare plants. Its many paths, suspended walkways, gardens and water features provide a tranquil getaway, while the climate-controlled conservatories make for a welcome break from Singapore’s heat and humidity.

I took a wander down there to check it out, and wrote a ‘new and noteworthy’ article for about it.

Read the full article on