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In Singapore, Quarantine Comes With Sea View, Room Service

  • Some returning Singapore residents are placed in hotels
  • Move is to prevent wider spread of local transmission of virus
The view from Chelsie Lee's room.
The view from Chelsie Lee's room.Photographer: Chelsie Lee/Chelsie Lee
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Student Chelsie Lee landed in Singapore from the U.K. last week, prepared to spend 14 days of mandatory, coronavirus-related isolation at home. Instead, she was whisked away to a five-star hotel on a resort island.