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Visit Singapore’s first theme Park – Haw Par Villa

By LDR On 21 Sep 2018 In Stories Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, City Photography Trail

Haw Par Villa could easily be one of the most unique theme parks in the world. Simply put, how many theme parks in the world revolve around religion, life and hell? Probably just this one! Haw Par Villa The private villa that became Singapore first theme park Haw Par Villa...

How to get to Little India from Chinatown, Orchard and Kampong Glam

By LDR On 31 Aug 2018 In Things to do Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, Kampong Glam - Walk To The Past

Little India is a bustling area in Singapore that is a big attraction for travellers. It has many shopping centres such as Mustafa Centre and has many Indian restaurants and has a historic Indian temple that is over 150 years old. So how do you get to Little India from...

Back to the past : History of Kampong Glam

By LDR On 16 Aug 2018 In Stories Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, History of Kampong Glam, Kampong Glam - Walk To The Past

Source When you search for  “Popular Tourist Destinations Singapore” in Google, you get the usual suspects – Sentosa, Gardens by the bay, Universal studios etc. Although these are great destinations by themselves, they don’t show the complete picture of Singapore. Singapore is a very cultural city. For centuries, it has...

Tour the Singapore Landmarks in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ (The Book)

By LDR On 14 Aug 2018 In Things to do Botanic Gardens - The Green Oasis, Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, Crazy Rich Asians, Crazy Rich Asians book, Places in Crazy Rich Asians

Dazzled by the lifestyles of the super-rich described in Kevin Kwan’s best-selling novel?  Want to retrace the footsteps of your favourite characters in ‘Crazy Rich Asians’? And want to know where were crazy rich Asians filmed? Unfortunately, Shang Su Yi’s dreamy estate in Tyersall Park doesn’t actually exist, but we’ve put...

Shops at Kampong Glam You Should not Miss

By LDR On 21 Jul 2018 In Things to do Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, Kampong Glam - Walk To The Past, little india

The energy in Kampong Glam is palpable. The packed cafes that serve steaming hot coffee in Haji Lane to the shops that sell authentic hand woven rattan bags in Bussorah street, Kampong Glam has everything. It’s teeming with life and commerce and it’s a  some interesting shops. In this article we...

8 sightseeing places in Singapore you can cover in a day!

By LDR On 09 May 2017 In Stories Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, Gardens By The Bay, Kampong Glam - Walk To The Past, Telok Ayer - Past and Present

Are you experiencing an one-day layover in Singapore? Unsure of what to do in Singapore? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. This beautiful island city-state at the tip of the Malaysian peninsular holds plenty of activities and beautiful sightseeing places – even for travellers on a budget! It’s small wonder...

4 Places in Singapore to View the Supermoon

By LDR On 10 Nov 2016 In Stories Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, Marina Bay Scenic

On 14 November 2016, the moon will swing as close to the Earth as it has ever been in almost 70 years. At only 356,509 km away, this supermoon will possibly be the biggest and brightest moon that you’ll see in your lifetime. What are supermoons? On average, the moon...

20 Uniquely Singapore Souvenirs You Should Buy

By LDR On 30 Aug 2016 In Stories Bugis - Food for the Soul, Chinatown - A Melting Pot of Culture, little india

Visiting Singapore and unsure what to take back with you for family or friends? You do not have to resort to getting fridge magnets and snow globes. To help you out, we have curated a list of delightful yet quirky Singapore souvenirs that captures the very soul of the nation. Singapore Souvenirs...