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Weekly Photo Challenge: Mirror (Singapore River)

Parliament House

This week’s photo challenge is Mirror These pictures were taken using my iPhone along Singapore River during my morning walks.  Reflection of the sky, architectures and trees can be seen on the Singapore River that was once dirty in the 1970’s.  What we are seeing now is a result of a 10-year clean up effort that

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Morning at Singapore River – Part III

1965 Singapore Independence

Let’s take a walk back to Kim Seng Bridge, our starting point of the morning walk along Singapore River.  If you missed the last few posts, check here.   Raffles Place – Central Business District From Esplanade Park, we made our way back to Empress Place. We cross the Cavenagh Bridge to the Fullerton Hotel

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Morning at Singapore River – Part II

1823 Establishment of commerce infrastructure

  After walking for more than 2 kilometers from our starting point at Kim Seng Bridge, we are at the Central Business District of Singapore. Empress Place Lawn We have arrived at the place where Sir Stamford Raffles first landed in Singapore on 28 January 1819. A white statue of Sir Stamford Raffles is standing at

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Morning at Singapore River – Part I

1819 The beginning of Singapore trading

9 August is Singapore’s 51st Birthday, Singapore National Day, a time to celebrate, reflect on our past and look forward to our future. Singapore River has played a significant role contributing to the success of Singapore and I am bringing you for a morning walk along the Singapore River through the photos I captured using my iPhone

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