One of the more interesting religious sites in the city is Masjid Hajjah Fatimah Mosque, which rests in the Kallang Planning Area. Tourists need to remember that this site is regularly used by worshippers, so noise levels should be at a minimum and dress should be suitable. The architecture is a mix of both Islamic and European style, making it a unique mosque.Restaurants and Bars
Visitors are spoilt for choice when it comes to dining in and around the Colonial District – Beach Road. High-end restaurants are located in the main hotels, including the Park Royal, Swissotel and the renowned Raffles Hotel. The shopping malls of this district are also great places to find a range of restaurants and cuisines. Just to the south of this area are the banks of the Singapore River, including popular dining and night spots like Clarke Quay and Robertson Quay.Shopping
Some of the largest and most exciting shopping malls are located in the Colonial District. In the Kallang area, just north of the Colonial District, the Golden Mile Complex and its 400-plus retail stores await shopaholics. In the heart of downtown Singapore, Raffles City rests beneath the Swissotel, and welcomes thousands of shoppers daily. For a more upmarket shopping experience, the modern DUO complex hosts a retail gallery that cannot be missed.