The Prohibition of Chewing Gum and the “Don’t Get Naked” Law

It’s a weird law but it happens in Singapore. The selling, consuming and buying of chewing gums is strictly banned in the country. You are not allowed to eat chewing gum unless you have a medical certificate to show that you are required or prescribed by a physician to use chewing gum as a healing element.


This is not a law to be trifled with. It has a hefty fine that ranges from $200-$1000 depending on the violation made. Chewing gum law was implemented in Singapore because in the past years, there are so many chewing gums places on walls, garbage bins, cars, houses and many more. To solve the problem quickly, the government imposed a law that would surely make the citizen be aware of the problem.


Walking naked inside your own house can be considered pornography. It is very awkward that there are many people looks at your house to check if you are wearing proper clothes or not. Here in Singapore, do not be too confident that you are inside your house, you’re allowed to do everything you want.

Yes, it’s true but you also need to know that there are limitations and that is the illegality of getting naked inside your own home. According to the lawmakers, being naked even if you are inside your own place is also subjected to pornography. This will result to a huge fine; thus, make sure that your curtains are always close especially when you are changing your clothes.


Tiong Bahru: Tea or Coffee?

The first drink that is being served in the morning aside from water is coffee or tea. Most of the time, coffee is the most common beverage that is being consumed by adults. However, nowadays, tea becomes more popular. Tea is also common for many countries that are served during morning but many people prefer to drink it on the evening so that the daily activity they have in the morning will not be replaced.


Tea or Coffee?

Here in Singapore most people drinks coffee but since tea becomes famous in the country, many people switch to drinking coffee while other still consumes coffee and at the same time tea. There are a lot of benefits coffee and tea gives and the most common to them is the beauty it brings early in the morning and during the night.


Why Not Both?

Yes, you will drink coffee and tea in one time. There is a restaurant in Tiong Bahru place wherein tea and coffee are combined and is being served. The mixture is called the “Ying and Yang” effect which tastes half tea and half coffee. It is an odd mixture but when you taste it, you’ll love it. If you are curious about its taste, buy some. But if you are just contented with tea or coffee, you will miss the art of mixing two beverages that is common to all people. When you taste this kind of concoction, you will taste first the tea. Afterwards, the coffee kicks in your mouth. If you both love coffee and tea, you’ll love this.