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SIA, Maggi mee among Singaporeans' travel favourites: TripAdvisor

A total of 27 categories were highlighted in the travel website's 2014 Travellers' Choice Favourites Awards. Other brands favoured by locals include ComfortDelGro, Samsonite and Apple.

SINGAPORE: Singapore Airlines (SIA) and ComfortDelGro are some of the top brands Singaporeans would turn to when travelling in the country or out of it, said travel site operator TripAdvisor.

According to TripAdvisor's 2014 Traveller's Choice Awards for Travel Favourites, released on Thursday (June 26), SIA was identified as the go-to brand in three categories: Airline, Airline Food and Airport Lounge. Taxi operator Comfort DelGro was identified as the top brand for Cab Agency and Taxi App.

The Singapore list of brands are part of a wider global exercise, which includes respondents in Australia, Brazil, Japan, United States and the United Kingdom. A total of 95,056 travellers, including 510 Singaporean respondents, were polled for their favourite brands based on a shortlist of brands/products in each category.

Here's the full list of award winners:

Airline:

Singapore Airlines

Hand sanitiser:

Dettol

Airline food:

Singapore Airlines

Instant food:

Maggi Instant Noodles

Airport lounge:

Singapore Airlines

Lip balm:

Nivea

Bottled water:

Evian

Mouthwash:

Listerine

Cab agency:

ComfortDelGro

Razor:

Gillette

Camera:

Canon

Snack/energy bar:

KitKat

Car rental agency:

Hertz

Suitcase:

Samsonite

Carry-on luggage:

Samsonite

Sunscreen:

Banana Boat

Coffee:

Starbucks

Swimwear:

Speedo

Down jacket:

The North Face

Tablet computer:

Apple

Energy drink:

100PLUS

Taxi app:

ComfortDelGro

Flip-flops:

Havaianas

Toothpaste:

Colgate

Flu/cold medicine:

Panadol

Travel magazine:

National Geographic

Guidebook:

Lonely Planet

 

 

Source: TripAdvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards for Travel Favourites 2014 for Singapore

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