Dangers & Annoyances

It's safe to stroll around the centre by day, provided you use your common sense and avoid walking alone in deserted streets. After dark, take a taxi. Beware of pickpockets at the market and in crowded areas.

Internet Access

You’ll find a couple of internet cafes in the NPF Plaza building. There’s a small internet outlet at the post office, too. Rates average S$20 per hour. Wi-fi is available at most hotels as well as at some cafes and restaurants, but a fee usually applies.


You’ll find a good dozen 24-hour ATMs in the centre. There’s a small bureau de change at the airport.