Singapore consists of 63 islands, including the main island, Pulau Ujong. Singapore officially the Republic of Singapore, is an island city-state in Southeast Asia. It lies one degree north of the equator, at the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula, with Indonesia's Riau Islands to the south and Peninsular Malaysia to the north. Singapore's territory consists of one main island along with 62 other islets
Singapore is a global hub for Education, Entertainment, Finance, Healthcare, Human capital, Innovation, Logistics, Manufacturing, Technology, Tourism, Trade, and Transport. The city ranks highly in numerous international rankings, and has been recognised as the most technology-ready nation, top International-meetings city. City with best investment potential, world's smartest city, world's safest country. third least-corrupt country, Third-largest foreign exchange market, third-largest financial centre, Third-largest oil refining and trading centre, Fifth-most innovative country and the second-busiest container port.
Sentosa is a relatively large island of Singapore located to its south. Along with a beach-front resort, the island's tourist attractions include Fort Siloso, its historical museum, the Marine Life Park, and the Tiger Sky Tower. Singapore also features two casinos, one the Marina Bay Sands and the other, Resorts World Sentosa.
The Singapore Food Festival is held every July to celebrate Singapore's cuisine. Other annual events include the Singapore Sun Festival, the Christmas Light Up, and the Singapore Jewel Festival. The race, held on a new street circuit at Marina Bay. The event was considered an overall success due to the sheer amount of organisation, planning and hard work put into the event. Also in 2010, Singapore hosted the inaugural Youth Olympic Games, where the Singapore Tourism Board, which say the Games is expected to generate a minimum of 180,000 visitor nights for Singapore