The attractions of Singapore
Singapore is a great place, party European, and partly Asian. It's one of the most diverse places due to the mix between the traditional and the modern aspects of the city. While you have sky scrapers, you can also see the old school Asian markets. Visit the famous food courts where there is an immense variety of local food, a mixture of Chinese, Malay and Tamil cuisine.
It is clean and safe and locals are very friendly andwelcoming. Very nice place, indeed...
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The modern history of Singapore starts from 19th century. In 1819, the British showed their interest in the place. They tried to over power the Dutch in Singapore. They established a trading center for the East India Company. Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles became the first Governor General of Singapore. No later in 1822, Raffles showed his intention of setting up his colony in the place. Soon Singapore became one of the British colonies and was under the rule of the East India Company. The Dutch protested against the settlement of the British on their Island. This made a way to the famous Anglo-Dutch treaty in the year 1824 which carved the way... Read more »
Recent reviews for Singapore
Chomp Chomp at Serangoon gardens - Apr 13, 2011, by alvingb
Serangoon gardens is known for its food as well as entertainment. There is a famous eatery place named "Chomp Chomp". it is just oppostive a round-about across the street. There are many stalls that sell various kinds of food. The... Read more »
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