The central business district in Singpaore is a popular place to stay during your time on the island and includes some of the most significant neighbourhoods in the city, including Raffles Place, Marina Bay and the river. Staying in one of the many hotels in the central business district can be a good option, because it means you are close to all the sights most ... More>visitors want to see whilst they are in the city. Transport in the area is impressive, as it is in all of Singapore, because not only are taxis readily available, but you have great access to the subway as well as the easily navigable bus system. One of our favourite places to spend time in the central business district of Singapore is the Gardens by the Bay, a beautiful park near the water. It’s also close to the famous Marina Bay Sands Hotel, and impressive sight even if you are not staying there, with a luxury shopping mall and art gallery attached. Other museums worth checking out in this area are the Asian Civilisations Museum and Peranakan Museum. Getting from the airport to the centre of the city is easy, it only takes around 30 minutes on the subway.