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Postby just arrived » Thu, 09 Dec 2004 11:01 pm

Hi there,

I came over just a month ago and I would love to start travelling around Singapore to see what it's like here.

(so far, I was practically living in my office)

any suggestions where I can start?

not looking for any place fancy, or shopping centres. just looking for any place where you might have felt is quite unique or "Singaporean"

Thanks!

Jay

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Postby jpatokal » Sat, 11 Dec 2004 1:48 pm


thundersun

Postby thundersun » Thu, 16 Dec 2004 2:51 pm

hi,
sorry to hear that you have been stuck in office in all your time here. My country is a very beautiful and nice place.

something that is unique to singapore would be its food.There are many good food around singapore , starting from which would be our hawker center.Then there is pulau ubin which is definately special to many singaporean.

It all depends on the kind of person you are.if you love nature then you may like to check out pualu ubin or Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve or bukit timah hill or even sentosa...
maybe you can state your area of interest then i can recommend some places.

Singapore is not exactly a big place. But if you manage to make friends in singapore your stay here will be most happy.I believe once you start making singaporean friends, they will bring you around.Sometimes its not the place but the company you make that makes it more interesting.

All the best

Regards,
thundersun

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Postby bobdoom » Thu, 16 Dec 2004 7:25 pm

here is the whole freaking list that i compiled for ya...



Singapore Zoological Gardens & Night Safari
Botanic Gardens
Sentosa Island
Chinatown (Niu Che Shui)
Jurong Birdpark
Little India
Esplanade (Theatres by the Bay)
Boat Quay
Sri Mariamman Temple
Arab Street
Orchard Road
Raffles Hotel
River Merlion
Asian Civilisations Museum
Chinese Heritage Museum
Pagoda Street
Fort Canning Park
Kusu Island
Bugis Street
Clarke Quay
Clifford Pier
Geylang
Raffles' Landing Site
Supreme Court & City Hall
The Arts House
Bukit Timah Hill & Bukit Nature Reserve
Island of Pulau Ubin
Ming Village
National Archives Of Singapore
Singapore Art Museum
Singapore History Museum
Sungei Buloh Nature Park
Tiong Bahru Market
Chijmes
Kwan Yin Temple
Mandai Rd. (gardens & farms)
Padang

funsingapore

Photos of some places

Postby funsingapore » Sun, 19 Dec 2004 10:27 am

Hi

I have put up photos of some places I find interesting. Not necessary places of interest.

Funsingapore.blogspot.com

Rgds

Henry


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