Routine – MMR, DPT, flu, chickenpox, polio, etc.
Hepatitis A and B
Malaria: No risk (unless you leave Singapore)
Dengue Fever: Cases have been reported throughout Southeast Asia, including Singapore. There isn’t a vaccine, but bring insect repellent, clothes with long, baggy sleeves, mosquito netting, etc. Recommended insect repellents have 30-50% DEET.
Notices: See the above CDC link for travel and safety notices about Bird Flu, dengue, measles, and other recommendations for safety.
Currency/Exchange: Singapore Dollar - 1/26/10: $1 = 1.40 Singapore dollar
Weather: It will be warm, humid, and often rainy.
In May, June and July: Average temperatures: 88 high / 75 low. Average rainfall: 5.5 - 6.2 inches.
IPO 24 Hour Emergency Number: +1(602) 220-1372
Call bank and credit card companies to inform them you will be out of the country and using your cards abroad, so they don’t freeze them.
At LAX, you have to walk outside to the international terminal, or take a bus there. You may consider looking up the layouts of the airports you will be using in advance.