Trace Singapore’s history as a port-city from its days as an Asian Malay Kingdom to the arrival of Sir Stamford Raffles. Feed your mind with fascinating accounts of how trade has been the lifeblood of this island with a history of over 700 years. Indulge in high tea in the classic Raffles lobby and sail the Singapore river on a bumboat like the merchants of old. Hop on a bicycle and pedal around historic sites, soaking up swathes of cultural cool on every corner. Unravel tales of disappearing trades and visit a unique paper house.