(PRWEB) June 27, 2011
The Great Singapore Sale 2011 is back with savvy tourists taking advantage of savings of up to 80% in many of Singapore’s major retail outlets and scooping up. Tourists in need of “retail therapy” can really be spoilt for choice with an abundance of major shopping malls located in the famous Orchard Road shopping belt from the up market ION Orchard and Paragon, to the more “bargain” haunts like Lucky Plaza, Wisma Atria.
However, tourists looking for good bargains don’t need to limit themselves to Orchard Road, with great discounts at other shopping malls in City Hall, Marina Bay and Raffles City. One example is the Bugis Junction market which is a truly must see, especially for steep discounts on fashion accessories such as clothing.
Taking a couple of days to indulge in retail therapy can also be quite an adventurous experience, and tourists can really get a first hand opportunity to see many iconic Singapore areas at the same time while hunting for great bargains. They can embark on a leisure walk down Orchard Road or through the Marina Bay mega complex with its extensive boutique branded shops, cafes and restaurants. Bugis junction offers a great opportunity to shop as well as experience some traditional Singapore culture and cuisine with many local street side food outlets.
After a long day of shopping and eating, tourists can take time to relax in the array of restaurants, cafes and bars located nearby. One Fullerton is a great hotspot, overlooking Marina Bay with many of the dining outlets, including a local Singapore favorite “Over Easy Bistro”, offering a great range of beers and an international wine selection to quench anyone’s thirst. Clarke Quay, the home of entertainment and dining in Singapore, also offers the largest array of restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs, located along the Singapore River.
For tourists hunting for a great deal on accommodation to complement your shopping experience in Singapore, you cannot afford to miss out on Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay. Located in the heart of Clarke Quay, the mid scale hotel is ideally located, being in easy reach to Orchard Road, Bugis Junction and Marina Bay. After a long day of shopping, you can take the opportunity to unwind in Novotel’s recently upgraded guest rooms, or walk out the door directly into Clarke Quay.
Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay is offering a great Weekend Escape promotion rate from S$213++ (USD$173++) including breakfast, dinner and late check out. Terms and conditions apply.
Getting to Singapore is now also easier than before; any savvy shoppers can also take advantage of some of the great discounts available with a number of budget airlines flying to Singapore from intra Asia and Australia, making a shopping weekend in Singapore even more affordable!. Travellers can visit Novotel Clarke Quay website for more information.