15 Jan '11, 7am

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Backpacker or on a budget? No money? No worries. Singapore’s not as expensive as you think. We’ve got some tips on what to see and do if you’re a few dollars short of a room at the Raffles Singapore isn’t known for being a city to head to if you’re on a budget or backpacking. It’s usually the travellers’ stopover before heading to, or coming back from, nearby countries (ie, somewhere cheaper, like Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia). But our little island can be as thrift-friendly as its South-East Asian neighbours – you just have to know where to look for local flavour at a fraction of the price. First, take a look at ‘The best things in life are free’ , packed with the best the city has to offer for absolutely free. Still want more for less, you cheapskate? Then read on. So, where to stay? We’ll admit, the budget hotels and backpacker joints are more limited than the swan...

Full article: http://www.timeoutsingapore.com/travel/feature/singa-poor

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