The EZ-Link card (official site) can be used on the LRT and MRT trains, along with the excellent public bus system.By using an EZ-Link card, you pay only for the distance traveled, rather than a flat fare like everyone else (drivers don't give change).Unless you really get a thrill out of riding trains around the city (they Unlike other countries in Southeast Asia, the tap water in Singapore is safe to drink.This is good news, as a bottle of water can cost around S at minimarts!The Tourist Passes aren't cheap: A one-day pass costs S plus an additional S that is refunded after returning the card.
Entrance to museums in Singapore is expensive, however, several days or evenings a month the entrance fee is waved for special exhibitions.
Take advantage of the complex, interconnecting network that links parks and different neighborhoods to each other.
Savvy travelers can find art displays, public performances, and street performers along the riverfront, esplanade, and city center.
You can also purchase and add credit to cards at 7-Eleven minimarts for S (includes S in credit).
Having an EZ-Link card will also save you a lot of time waiting in queues at ticket machines in MRT stations.
Just look for the pedestrian bridge covered with people lounging around.