Apart from Merlion mascot, you can buy dried pork, gilded trinkets bearing the symbol orchids.
These souvenirs you need to know when traveling in Singapore
Choosing a gift for a souvenir for friends and relatives are seen as a way to keep many memorable impression on the beautiful island of Singapore lion.
Pandan cake Bengawan Solo in
Cake Pandan (Pandan chiffon cake) which is very famous in Bengawan Solo stores. Cake has beautiful light blue, faintly flavored pineapple leaves, soft, lightweight, porous and not too sweet.
Pandan cake dish smooth and not too sweet popular in Singapore.
Although this unique cake made for the first time in California in 1927, but it is variations in Indonesia and Malaysia – where the typical pineapple leaves make up the color and taste as the current version in Singapore present. Before she Tjendri Anastasia (founder Bengawan Solo) take advantage of Pandan on the delicious dishes from her kitchen and expanded to 40 stores chain in Singapore’s reputation as it is today, the cake Pandan (including type this Pandan cake) has been put in the list can not be ignored when visitors arrive lion island.
Bengawan Solo shop present within Changi Airport (near gate C, E station door T1, T2), so you can choose to buy cake Pandan as gifts for relatives and friends at the moment to the airport.
Singapore Dried Pork (Bak Kwa) in Fragrance Foodstuff
Bak Kwa is a dried meat slice, dried beef similar to familiar dishes in Vietnam. This is a typical dish in Chinese cuisine ancient, widely used in Fujian community. This dish can be made from pork or beef, chicken … but the most popular is still pork.
Do not forget to buy at Bak Kwa to sip as he left Singapore.
Bak Kwa Singapore’s famous and popular as a gift is often presented together in the Lunar New Year.
One of the oldest shops that sells food in Singapore Bak Kwa is Fragrance Foodstuff. Founder Bak Kwa opened the first store in Singapore her in 1969. Here, you can find different unique flavors of dried meat, from Bak Kwa honey, Bak Kwa to chickens, Bak Kwa even crocodiles.
Orang Utan stuffed orangutans at Singapore Zoo
Ah Meng served as “her” famous orangutan, the star of the program “Breakfast at Singapore zoo.” Before his death at the zoo in 2008, Ah Meng served as an international icon, has appeared in over 30 films and more than 270 travel articles worldwide. The zoo staff are constantly reminded of the charm of “her” Orangutans, both stories like Ah Meng even drink tea in a cup of tea, such as people.
During his life, “her” adorable orangutan ever met both celebrities such as Elizabeth Taylor, Michael Jackson and Prince Philip. In 1992, Ah Meng became the first animal and only “not the” being awarded the Tourism Ambassador.
You can buy those stuffed orangutans at the zoo this Singapore branch or shop for souvenirs at the door E, Changi Airport T2 terminal.
Gold plated jewelery iconic orchid RISIS
Orchid is the national flower of Lion Island. The vivid colors, with admirable endurance through many hardships to come up with the buds still shine vitality of orchids has reflected the spirit of Singapore, indomitable rise.
Since 1976, RISIS – a brand of fashion and luxury accessories are very popular in Lion Island made 24K gold plating technology to spread the flowers, to bring beauty to the flower of immortality .
After the tour full of fun, you can take a piece of jewelry, such as pendants with delicate gold-plated orchids as souvenirs for yourself or to give to someone you love.
Du traveler can find souvenirs versions different Merlion in Singapore.
Merlion sea lions are a popular national mascot in Singapore with a lion head and the fish themselves. The lion head symbolizes the country’s original name is Singapura (Lion City means). I bet there is talk about the origins ago Singapore formed from a fishing village. So when traveling to the island, visitors will encounter Merlion image appears everywhere.
Some shaped souvenir that visitors often purchase Merlion is keychains, lighters, coasters, photo frames … You can also buy the T-shirt printed with the Merlion, candy, chocolate and countless other products with this icon as a gift to relatives and friends.