S: Singapore River
BC: DEPARTED | Singapore
1: When we went to the Singapore River,we have learnt a lot of things.
2: Fullerton | SINGAPORE | Fullerton Hotel | The Fullerton Hotel stands on the former site of Singapore River.There are seven flags can be seen from the main entrance of the hotel.Goh Chok Tong officially opened the hotel.
3: Fullerton Hotel
4: UOB marked the beginnings of one of Singapore's largest bank.The original name is United Chinese Bank.Standing at a height of 280 metres that why it is one of the tallest buildings in Singapore
6: This bronze sculpture located along the Singapore River shows five kampong boys jumping into the river for a swim. This sculpture captures the simple and happy lifestyle of people once living along the Singapore River | Kampong boys
7: The bronze sculpture is located at the original site of Tanjong Tangkap godown and shows how he himself interacted with the local merchants. Another part of the sculpture shows the hard life of coolies. These coolies are loading the heavy rice bags onto a bullock cart. | The river merchants
8: A Great emporium | This sculptures depicts two merchants negotiating the prices for an array of goods,assisted by two coolies holding up a traditional Chinese weighing scale known as the dacing
10: This sculpture located along the Singapore River shows a boy spending the whole afternoon fishing,while his dog has waited for such a long time that it has fallen asleep. This bronze sculpture captures the old relaxing day,when life was not so stressful. | Fishing at the Singapore River
11: This sculpture comprises a Chettiar,an employee of a Chinese clearing house and a modern day female Simex trader. It shows the transformation of Singapore’s financial sector
13: Big Bird | The strong big bird in Boat Quay symbolizes great desire for peace,serenity,joy and optimistic
17: Our trip has been amazing!! The locals are as warm and nice as expected. We've been able to visit all of the places on our list except for little kittens.We love it so much here!