Singapore is widely known for its many towering skyscrapers, apartment blocks, hefty price tags and city buzz. It is so densely populated that the government has resorted to literally increase the size of the island. But the north-western corner of this island nation remains refreshingly untouched with barely a high-rise building in sight.
The Kranji Countryside offers a wealth of nature and almost feels like you are in another country altogether. It is home to sprawling animals, nature reserves and hidden restaurants offering authentic farm-to-table experience that you would not want to miss. If you are planning to spend the new year differently, swapping the city life for the country life is a great way to do so. Rent a car and spend time with farm animals, spot some wildlife and be one with nature.
Check out these five places for a more authentic, fun ‘kampung’ life experience and get in touch with your countryside.