City Hall is also a splendid location to do some shopping. Shop at Raffles City, CityLink Mall, Marina Square, Esplanade Mall, Suntec City as well as Millenia Walk to buy electronics, clothes, accessories and whatever else your heart desires.
Raffles City is the closest shopping centre to the City Hall MRT station and it boasts five floors of shopping as well as dining establishments. For those searching for luxury bags, visit the likes of Kate Spade, Coach and agnes b. or check out latest trends in fashion at Topshop and Warehouse.
CityLink Mall is an underpass that leads from the City Hall MRT station to areas like One Raffles Link, Esplanade Mall, Suntec City and Marina Square and is well-loved by the office crowd. This is the place to go if you're looking for corporate wear, ranging from clothes brands like Series, M)phosis and bYSI to shoe brands like Charles and Keith and URS & inc, Beetlebug and PrettyFit as well as local jewellery companies like Citygems and SK Jewellery. Audiophiles and movie buffs can head to the HMV store as well to stock up on their DVD collection and buy the latest music albums or blu-ray shows.
Marina Square offers up massive choices for fashionistas, with myriads of shops full of trendy clothes, shoes and accessories, ranging from casual to office wear as well as street wear for the youths.
Buy souvenirs like cookies from The Cookie Museum at Esplanade Mall and ARCH for artwork featuring Singapore icons, or movie memorabilia from POPCORNPOP Movie Memorabilia Specialist or shop at the Trove for designer boutique outlets.
A mini IT haven can be found in Suntec City Mall, where electronics shops abound, selling gadgets and accessories. The fashion-conscious will be spoiled for choice here with trendy clothes shops and brands like Dorothy Perkins, Warehouse, Promod and Mango. The upper floors at Tower 4 (where Carrefour is) are a haven for maternity and children clothes, and the children will be delighted by the Toys 'r' Us on the fifth floor.
While you're here, check out the amazing Fountain of Wealth, which is the largest fountain in the world.