Singapore is one of the most mesmerizing holiday destinations in the world. Although relatively small in size, it is home to a treasure-trove of wonders. Holidaymakers love this location; because within a small area you can see it all and do it all. Whether you are romancing on your honeymoon or having a fun filled vacation with the family, the city has something to offer young and old alike.

The heart of the city; or downtown Singapore is just as fascinating as the rest of the island. Among its many wonders sits Clarke Quay. This is a historical riverside quay in the island that is situated just within the Singapore River Planning Area somewhere upstream from the opening of the Singapore River and Boat Quay.

There is a rich history behind this location, for it played a huge part in moulding the city what it is today and hence was named after the man who articulated this plan for this nation; Governor Andrew Clarke. The Quay was named ‘Clarke Quay’ in the year 1875.

Today Clarke Quay stands as a prominent tourist attraction which offers its famous boat rides, some traditional ones and others more modern. Fireworks take place over these waters that reflect the magic that dazzle in the sky amplifying the beauty. Surrounding Clarke Quay, the old warehouses have been converted to restaurants and nightclubs adding a vibrant liveliness to the area. Famous nightclubs have opened its doors on this location making it the hub of lively nightlife. Nightlife hotspots include the Magic Babe, Hooters, Indochine and in 2008, the Ministry of Sound. Of late shopping malls have sprouted in and around the locale including the very popular ‘Central’ and Hong Kong’s G. O.D, a 6,000 foot flagship store, making it all the more popular with the tourists who visit this metropolis.

Singapore with all its wonders warrants a good hotel to come home to. The latest Sentosa Resort Singapore is known for is W Singapore Sentosa Cove. This luxury resort Singapore boasts of is made up of elegant class and unmatched services. Once you stay here you are sure to fall in love with the hotel just as much as the vibrant city.

Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers. Google+