Come, Join the Celebration of Ramadan

Come, Join the Celebration of Ramadan

Muslims in Singapore observe a holy month known as Ramadan, this year ending on June 25th. During the month Muslims gather at the end of each day at sundown to break fast. During Ramadan visit areas like Kampong Glam and Geylang Serai for night markets that sell...
Chingay – Asia Biggest Parade

Chingay – Asia Biggest Parade

Come Experience a Truly Unique Singapore Experience If a single event could capture the essence of Singapore’s unique multicultural personality, it would be the Chingay Parade – an annual marvel of dazzling floats, dancing dragons and stilt walkers. Its all on 10th to...
5 4 3 2 1 – 2017 is Here

5 4 3 2 1 – 2017 is Here

5 4 3 2 1 – Count Down to 2017 in Singapore   That’s it folks, 2016 is all done (along with Bowie, Prince, and Cohen)! Its now time to look forward to a new year, and Singapore is the perfect place to count down on New Year’s Eve.  Fireworks at...
Christmas in Singapore – Where Else?

Christmas in Singapore – Where Else?

Christmas / Year End – Its Just Around the Corner Christmas time is the perfect time to visit Singapore! We have no snow, we have no chilly winds. But we do have beautiful warm weather, great food, and shopping day and night.  Five Stones Hostel will be...
Our Most Colourful Festival, Deepavali is Here!

Our Most Colourful Festival, Deepavali is Here!

Deepavali – 29th of October Celebrated by Hindus across the world to mark the triumph of good over evil and light over darkness, the symbolism of Deepavali is aptly summed up in the simple act of lighting an oil lamp. And this is precisely what thousands of...
OCBC 2016

OCBC 2016

Get on Your Bike! Like biking? Like eating? Like shopping? Then Singapore is the place to be on the 1st and 2nd of October.  Yes, its time for the OCBC 2016 Cycle Carnival (website). And its not only for cyclists, there are hundreds of other reasons to be in Singapore...

The World’s Only F1 Night Race is Back! Across the weekend 16, 17, and 18 of September the cars will be back in Singapore.  Despite our 90 km per hour speed limit Singapore is yet again hosting the World’s only F1 night race.  This is a weekend of real...

Happy Birthday to Us! It’s time to celebrate Singapore’s 51st birthday!  National Day is a fantastic time to visit Singapore, a time to eat, to drink, and to relax.  Maybe even shop a little.  Five Stones Hostel is a perfect base, right in the middle of...
The Great Singapore Sale 2016

The Great Singapore Sale 2016

The Great Singapore Sale! 3rd of June – 14th of August Its time, its time! The Annual Great Singapore Sale is now on from the 3rd of June until 14th of August. If you love shopping and eating then this is the time to visit. Shop Shop, Eat Eat, what else could be...