lifestyle 20150619

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School holiday fun

Glamping, dining with dinosaurs and other fun things to do at Changi Festive Village

You can cycle, jog or stroll to Changi Airport from East Coast Park via the 3.5km connector, which is lined with more than 10,000 flowers.

School holidays watch list: 6 shows now streaming for kids and families

They are available on streaming platforms such as Apple TV+, Disney+ and meWatch.

Free outdoor fun at new playgrounds in East Coast Park and Botanic Gardens

Coastal PlayGrove and Como Adventure Grove prove there is a special joy in getting sweaty in the open air.

SG Go Where

2021: The year I went on five staycations

Beach walks, bike rides and staycays have helped ground her to Singapore, says associate editor Chua Mui Hoong.

Cheers! New Year drinks around the world

Need ideas for your party? Look back at what people drank and ate around the world to celebrate the New Year last year.

How to spend KrisFlyer miles on land

Not flying any time soon? The Straits Times rounds up five ways to spend your miles on land.

Food

Chinese New Year feasts to order in or take home

Festive sets good for delivery or takeaway.

Life In Food With Violet Oon: Quest for the best briyani

Dum briyani is among the most elegant and alluring ways to enjoy the pleasures of rice, says the cooking doyenne.

Fine-dining restaurant to open at Jinrikisha Station in Tanjong Pagar

Chef Zor Tan, who has worked at Jaan and Restaurant Andre in Singapore, Raw in Taipei and Sichuan Moon in Macau, is opening his new 50-seat Restaurant Born at the landmark building in early April.

Motoring

Car review: MG HS PHEV has short electric range, but is fuel-efficient in hybrid mode

Of the different forms of car electrification, the plug-in hybrid is probably the most polarising.

Fast Lane: Nio's compact saloon, Ducati's off-road bike

Nio unveils compact saloon with 1,000km range