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42 Reasons Why Studying Abroad In Singapore Ruins You For Life

There's so much to do on the little red dot!

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1. Because the mouthwatering chilli crab experience is like nothing anywhere else in the world

And the amazing little dough balls you get to soak up the excess sauce
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And the amazing little dough balls you get to soak up the excess sauce

2. Because you'll miss being graced by this ultramodern skyline whenever you need something from the city

3. Because you'll never think of bread the same way again

4. Because no other pool will ever do

5. Because you'll know there's more to noodles than Pad Thai

All about that char kway teow
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All about that char kway teow

6. Because weekend trips to forested islands look like this

Such as Pulau Ubin
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Such as Pulau Ubin

7. Because there will never be a more cost effective lunch than Chicken Rice

8. Because where else will you be able to find a secluded little cove located 10 minutes from the city centre to unwind?

9. Again there's more to noodles

10. Because each tree in Singapore is a standalone garden

11. And when the Singaporeans actually try to design a garden....

well this happens
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well this happens

12. You'll miss how well the artificial trees compliment the real ones

13. Because in Singapore you can find a garden almost anywhere

14. And auntie and uncle at the local hawker centre won't be around to make your sugarcane juice just how you like it

15. Because getting around at home will be so much more expensive

16. Surviving without being able to drink your 5 a day will lead to a far less healthy existence

17. Because departing for your exotic holidays will be so much more of a hassle at home

Changi is the No.1 airport in the world!
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Changi is the No.1 airport in the world!

18. Because you won't be able to explain to your friends how much better the satay is

19. Because you'll miss the brightly coloured HDBs

20. All of the vegetables at home will suddenly become boring

Yong Tau Foo
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Yong Tau Foo

21. Because your campus at home will look less like a space station

With universities taking the No.1 spot in league tables across Asia
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With universities taking the No.1 spot in league tables across Asia

22. Because what other country will turn fish parts you usually don't eat into delicious curries?

23. Because who knew Chinese New Year was so much fun?

And there's joyous Chinese New Year music played in every supermarket!
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And there's joyous Chinese New Year music played in every supermarket!

24. Because where else on the planet will you be able to buy everything you'd ever need at 3am?

25. Because there's things called curry puffs!

26. Because you can't get Asian Western food back home

27. Because the nature reserves are a world away from the suburbs

28. Because sensational views are the norm

29. Because churches in Singapore can look like this...

30. Or this....

31. Because no one gives you weird looks when you admit you enjoy eating coloured snow

32. Because of the night festival!

33. Because noodles, again

34. Because there's always somewhere new to go for drinks

35. Because despite never being able to afford anything you always felt like a celebrity on Orchard Road

36. Because when night falls the city gets even more exciting

Especially when the Grand Prix is in town!
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Especially when the Grand Prix is in town!

37. Because this is the view from the bar

38. Because everywhere is so clean and safe

39. Because heaven forbid you should need a change of scenery, the beautiful islands of Malaysia are only a couple of hours away

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40. Or some of the ones in Indonesia

Just take the ferry
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Just take the ferry

41. Because you're in the heart of Southeast Asia!

42. You'll have to admit that nowhere will be as cheap, warm and relaxed as your old local hawker

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