Gush over panoramic views On the 47th floor of Skyville@
Dawson, vistas of the surrounding area await. The roof garden of the HDB estate – it’s freely accessible to the public – even boasts views of Indonesia’s Riau Islands and Johor Bahru on clear days. 86 Dawson Rd.
Get your kicks
From casual sneakers to skate shoes to trainers you can dash around in, Queensway Shopping Centre is your jam. Hit up LE Way for Nike and Vans, I-Run for running shoes and accessories, and Sports World for all types of footwear.
1 Queensway (queenswayshoppingcentre.sg). Various opening hours.
Fashion on the cheap
Rather than trawling the gleaming malls of Orchard, head to
Anchorpoint. The shopping centre houses outlet stores for brands such as Billabong, Charles and Keith, Cotton On, Giordano, Pedro and Skechers, among others.
370 Alexandra Rd (6475 2257, anchorpoint. fraserscentrepointmalls.com). Various opening hours.
Hop on two wheels
With more than 400 bikes on display sprawled out across 10,000 sq ft, Treknology 3’ s ‘Mega Showroom’ is your best bet for picking out a new two-wheeler. This branch stocks all sorts of models, from mountain bikes to road bikes to those designed for kids. You can also get fitted with a custom-made Project 1 Studio, but be warned – you’ll have to fork out at least $7,000 for it.
Jln Kilang Barat (6273 8616, treknology3.com). Mon-Sat 11am-7.30pm; Sun 11.30am-5.30pm.