This week, the world was hooked onto the successful rescue search involving a youth Thai football team of 12 boys and their football coach, that was trapped in the nine-kilometre deep Tham Luang cave. With the help of more than 10 thousand volunteers, the 12 boys and their coach were brought out safe and sound.

Closer to home, the month of July sees a host of events to suit all manner of interest. There’s the sixth edition of Singapore Food Festival for gourmands as well as Singapore Theatre Festival. Here’s the latest guide on what’s happening, if you are looking to fill your weekends.

Continue reading for the best stories of the week.

Dining

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Head to Pollen to treat yourself to duck breast and leg fused with couscous, dates and pomegranate salad.

Singapore is home to some of finest restaurants in Asia. For a luxurious dining experience, we’ve curated four of the best establishments guaranteed to deliver an excellent meal.

Style

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Gucci kidswear on Net-a-Porter.

Luxury online store Net-a-Porter has expanded towards including kidswear, with brands like Gucci and more jumping on the bandwagon.

Drink

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The limited edition Sons of Tippling will only have 300 bottles up for grabs.

Tippling Club, one of Singapore’s top bars, has released its own limited edition bottle of gin named Sons of Tippling.

Motors

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The final two editions to Koenigsegg’s Agera series.

The final two models of Koenigsegg’s Agera automobiles are out with the funkiest names — Thor and Väder.

#lifestyleasiasg’s Instagram of the Week

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Calling all sneakerheads: Meet the Givenchy Jaw. It’s the first-ever sneaker designed by artistic director Clare Waight Keller, and it’s dropping in boutiques come 17 August.

Follow us @LifestyleAsiaSG on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for a live feed on the most happening restaurant openings, fashion previews, and cocktail parties in Singapore.

(Featured image: Koenigsegg and hero image: Pollen)

Adrian Han
SG Visual Support