Tony's first 24-hour layover lands him in Singapore, a melting pot of cultures and ethnicities that all come together over a national obsession with food. Tony's friends take him on a tour of the hyper-modern ...Go to Episode
Tony takes a dip in the airport's rooftop pool and gets a massage at Fish Spa & Reflexology.
75 Airport Blvd., Singapore, 819664
Tony's been staying at the Grand Hyatt for years, and on this trip he's upgraded to the presidential suite. Too bad he doesn't have time to relax in the in-room sauna.
10 Scotts Rd., Singapore 228211
"If you want to do the whole old-world British colonial thing."
1 Fullerton Square, Singapore 049178
"For more affordable hipster boutique-y, there's the swinging new Wanderlust hotel in Little India. Each room is one of a kind, and neon a recurring theme."
2 Dickson Rd., Singapore 209494
Tiong Bahru Market
Tony and K.F. Seetoh enjoy an inexpensive meal of steamed rice cakes and preserved pickles at an indoor food stand.
Tiong Bahru District, 83 Seng Poh Rd., Singapore
Tony Also Recommends: Tanglin Halt Hawker Center
Tony suggests the original "peanut pancake" at the Tanglin Halt Hawker Center. Tony says, "These guys are famous for handpicking, roasting and grinding their own peanuts … something most other operations take a shortcut on."
1 Commonwealth Drive, Singapore 141001
Chin Chin Eating House
Tony and his friend, TV producer Yin Pua, meet at this Hainanese restaurant for chicken rice, a famous dish that Tony discovered on his last visit to Singapore.
Colonial District, 19 Purvis St., Singapore