Orchard Road is a road in Singapore that is the retail and entertainment hub of the city-state. It is regularly frequented by the local population as well as being a major tourist attraction. Orchard Road supposedly got its name from the orchards and plantations that existed in the area until the turn of the 20th century. The wonderful shopping malls, cafe’s, easy transport, and the hospitality and friendliness of the people. There are wonderful little coffee shops, where one can relax sipping the most divine fruit juices, or anything you fancy.
The central shopping area is concentrated on Orchard Road. It rivals all other areas in terms of sheer volume, quality, and choice. Many of its shopping centers are filled with a variety of products from around the world. Most malls carry the concept of “everything under one roof”. Virtually everything that is desired can be found in these shopping centers. Orchard Road is the epicenter of shopping in a country know for its shopping. This translates into being able to purchase whatever you heart desires. From tailor-made suits and women’s clothing, to electronics, to souvenirs, Orchard Road has it all.