Currency: Singapore Dollar
Languages: English, Malay, Chinese, Tamil
Flight time: 12 hours from Johannesburg
If you're looking for a vibrant destination at which to get married abroad which full of multi cultures and rich in heritage, then you might like to consider Singapore. This tiny island located on the southern tip of the Malayan Peninsular simply buzzes by day and night. Oozing with sophistication and charm, this is a place where you can shop till you drop, laze on gorgeous beaches, cruise the waters, or stroll amongst ancient temples and colonial buildings. Home of the famous Raffles Hotel, Singapore is an exciting destination for your wedding. With plenty of venues to choose for your ceremony, including botanical gardens, beach front resorts and stylish hotels, weddings abroad in Singapore are becoming very popular.
To get married in Singapore couples need to both be over the age of 21 and one of them needs to have resided for 15 days continuously before they can file a notice of marriage. This can be done by presenting the papers to the Registry of Marriage in Singapore or it can be done on line at www.rom.gov.sq. Once the notice has been filed the wedding must take place a minimum of 21 days after and no more than 3 months. Certificates needed are valid passports and birth certificates, together with divorce/death certificates if applicable. For more information visit http://app.rom.gov.sg/internet/reg_info/rom_marriage.asp