The Best Activities for Couples This Weekend (6-9 Jan)

Jan 2, 2023

Happy New Year and welcome to our first post in a series we're so originally calling The Best Activities for Couples list.

Watch out for this space every Wednesday, as we easy you into the weekend with some fun & offbeat activities for you and bae.

So let's get rolling...

Doraemon Exhibition Singapore 2022

๐Ÿ“National Museum of Singapore | ๐Ÿ“… 5th Nov 2022 - 5th Feb 2023

Doraemon is the beloved Japanese manga and anime series about robotic cat from the future who travels back in time to help a young boy named Nobita Nobi navigate through life. The Doraemon exhibition at the National Museum of Singapore is a special event that showcases the history and cultural impact of the franchise. It features a wide range of exhibits, including original manga artwork, figurines, and interactive displays that allow visitors to learn more about the characters and their adventures. The exhibition is a must-see for fans of the series and is sure to be a fun and informative experience for all who attend.

Whitney Houston: I Wanna Dance With Somebody

๐Ÿ“Cathay Cineplexes/ Eaglewings Cinematics/ Golden Village/ Shaw Theatres/ WE Cinemas | ๐Ÿ“…  Screening Now

Catch the new movie! "I Wanna Dance With Somebody (Who Loves Me)" which is a classic pop song by Whitney Houston, released in 1987. It was the lead single from Houston's second studio album, "Whitney," and became one of her most successful and iconic hits. The song features Houston's signature powerful vocals and upbeat, danceable production, and its catchy and relatable lyrics about wanting to find love and dance the night away made it a fan favourite. "I Wanna Dance With Somebody" received widespread critical acclaim and won a Grammy award for Best Female Pop Vocal Performance. It remains one of Whitney Houston's most memorable and enduring songs to this day.

Future World Exhibition

๐Ÿ“Art Science Museum | ๐Ÿ“…  Until 31 Mar 2023

The Future World exhibition at the ArtScience Museum in Singapore is an interactive, multi-sensory exhibition that explores the theme of "Where Art Meets Science." It features a range of cutting-edge installations that demonstrate the potential of technology to shape the future, as well as its potential impact on society and the environment. The exhibition includes immersive and interactive experiences that allow visitors to explore a variety of futuristic scenarios and engage with futuristic technologies. Some of the highlights of the exhibition include the "Crystal Universe," a multi-sensory, immersive installation that allows visitors to explore the mysteries of the universe.

Rifle Range Nature Park

๐Ÿ“Rifle Range Road | ๐Ÿ“…  Daily 7 am โ€“ 7 pm

Rifle Range Nature Park is a small nature park located in Singapore. It is situated in the Bukit Timah area, near the Bukit Timah Nature Reserve. The park covers an area of about 6 hectares and is home to a variety of flora and fauna, including a number of species of birds, mammals, and reptiles. The park features a number of walking trails that allow visitors to explore the natural surroundings and observe the local wildlife. There are also several amenities available in the park, including restrooms and picnic areas. Rifle Range Nature Park is a popular destination for nature lovers and is a great place to enjoy some time in the great outdoors.

Tiong Hoe Specialty Coffee

๐Ÿ“Stirling Road/ VivoCity/ Balmoral Plaza/ Parkway Parade/ One-North/ Raffles Place | ๐Ÿ“…  Opening Day Varies for stores []

Enjoy a rich and pleasant coffee at Tiong Hoe Speciality Coffee. It is known for serving high-quality, specialty coffee made from beans sourced from a variety of locations around the world. The shop prides itself on using only the best ingredients and brewing methods to produce a range of coffee drinks that are both delicious and consistent. In addition to its coffee, Tiong Hoe Speciality Coffee also offers a selection of pastries and sandwiches made from fresh, locally-sourced ingredients. The shop has a welcoming atmosphere and is a popular destination for coffee lovers looking for a quality cup of java.

Bagel House

๐Ÿ“2 Everton Park, #01-59B, Singapore 081002 | ๐Ÿ“…  9.30amโ€“3pm (Thu to Fri), 9.30amโ€“5pm (Sat to Wed), Closed on Mon

Bag Me Up was first conceptualised when the owner and friends had a Sunday brunch at home with bagels and some ingredients, making a truffle mushroom bagel in the process. 

โ€Enjoy 6 variations of mouth watery wallet friendly bagel. 

  • Bag Me Up Signature Bagel, which contains unagi, ham, lettuce and homemade herb sauce; 

  • We Will Wagyu Bagel has wagyu beef patty, torched cheese and pickles; and 

  • Sale-Man Bagel), which includes smoked salmon, whipped cream cheese with dill, capers and red onions.

  • Swee N Chic Bagel features a grilled teriyaki chicken thigh, lettuce, tomatoes and Japanese dressing

  • Trustful Bagel the bagel that started it all, contains sauteed mushroom, scrambled eggs and truffle schmear 

  • B.E.C Bagel contains caramelised bacon, scrambled eggs, torched cheese, pickles and homemade sauce.

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