This Mother’s Day, appreciate the important women in your life – whatever they’re into.
Take her to the recently opened National Gallery Singapore and explore more than 8,000 pieces of art from around the region as well as the Reframing Modernism exhibition, which features works by Picasso and Matisse.
1 St Andrew’s Rd, Singapore 178957
Catch the annual Mother’s Day Concert at the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage in the Singapore Botanic Gardens, May 8. The Singapore Symphony Orchestra will play a medley of tunes from The Sound of Music, Star Wars and more. (1 Cluny Rd, www.sbg.org.sg)
Singapore Botanic Gardens, 1 Cluny Rd, Singapore 259569
Send your mum flying at iFly Singapore, where she can safely skydive in the world’s largest vertical wind tunnel (from $89 for 2 dives). Or, zoom over to SG Flights Simulations. There, she can learn how to take-off and land an Airbus A320, virtually, with flight packages starting $89.90.
43 Siloso Beach Walk, #01-01 Sentosa Island, Singapore 099010
SG Flights Simulations
#04-31/32, Orchard Central, 181 Orchard Rd, Singapore 238896
Mums in Need of Relaxation
Sometimes, all she wants is to do nothing – well, nothing other than being pampered at a spa! Nestled in lush Bishan Park, Aramsa Spa has a perfect solution: its signature, 60-minute Aramsa Touch and Swedish Recharge treatment – for only $69 until May 31. Quote “Mother’s Day Online Weekday Promo” to book.
image: Aramsa Spa’s Facebook page
Bishan Park 2, 1382 Ang Mo Kio Ave 1, Singapore 569931
Tech-savvy women will be stoked to receive a Polaroid ZIP Mobile Printer ($199) to instantly print and share memories straight from a smartphone – all without ink! Make adjustments, add filters and draw on the mobile app (available for iOS and Android users).
Is Mummy a material girl? Between May 2 and 10, spend $120 at Robinsons in a single receipt, and the Lancôme beauty experts will make sure she’s photo-ready – and get to take home the framed pic.
By Joshua Tan, The Finder, May 2016