Singapore is an island country located off the Malay Peninsula's southern tip. It is located in Southeast Asia, 137 kilometres north of the equator. The nation is separated in the North by the Johor Strait from Malaysia and in the South by the Singapore Strait from the Riau Islands, Indonesia. Before independence in 1965, Singapore had been a vibrant port with a per capita GDP of $ 511, the third-highest in East Asia at that time. After independence, foreign direct investment and the government's push towards industrialization under the former Deputy Prime Minister Dr Goh Keng Swee forms a new economy. The Economist Intelligence Unit ranked Singapore as the country with the best quality of life in Asia and the eleventh worldwide in the "Quality-Of-Life Index" list. Singapore has the ninth-largest foreign exchange reserves in the world. The country is also equipped with sophisticated and technologically advanced armies.
Singapore's highest and hottest periods are marked by December, March and April. Hotel rates will be more costly than any other month, as will airline fares. However, if you purchase a flight or accommodation reservation sooner, you can still get excellent deals. Travellers' lower month is in November. If you visit Singapore that month, you can get affordable plane tickets and accommodations.
Dipolog Airport – this airport is an airport that operates for Dipolog city. This Dipolog city is the capital city of Zamboanga del Norte. By considering its classification, this Dipolog Airport is one of the busiest airports in the Mindanao. Civil Aviation Authority of Philippines or also known as CAAP classify Dipolog Airport as a secondary airport. The CAAP is one body of the Department of Transportation that accountable for the operation of airports in the Philippines except for international airports. This Dipolog Airport had 75,751 passengers in 2005.
Singapore Changi Airport – is an international airport serving Singapore. The airport is located in the Changi area at the Eastern end of the island of Singapore and is one of the best flight facilities in Asia and the world. The airport is managed by the Singapore Civil Aviation Authority (CAAS). Changi Airport is also a base for Singapore Airlines, SilkAir, Valuair and Tiger Airways. In 2013, the number of passengers at Changi was 53.1 million, an increase of 5% compared to the previous year while the cargo served was 1.85 million tons. Until now, Changi Airport has three terminals and it is planned that terminals 4 and 5 will be opened in the next few years.
Singapore has a tropical rainforest climate with no seasons shift, equivalent temperature, high humidity and heavy rainfall. The temperature is between 25 °C and 34 °C. May and June usually are the hottest months and November and December are usually the monsoon season.