DISTRICT 15 - JOO CHIAT

Nothing screams Peranakan as loudly as Joo Chiat – with its gorgeously traditional shop houses lining the roads, it’s no wonder Joo Chiat was chosen as Singapore’s first Heritage Town. Featuring a mixture of local cuisine, as well as heritage centres and shops that preserve the Peranakan heritage in Singapore, Joo Chiat is one of the must-see cultural trails for locals and tourists alike.
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Rejected once again by the previous round of bidding for BTO (Build-To-Order) flats We totally feel you But maybe all this could change in the upcoming years if the government...

Heads up, home buyers — new Bayshore district with 6,000 HDB flats along East Coast may be coming your way

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21-year-old sports car driver without a licence arrested after avoiding police roadblock

A 21-year-old man was discovered driving a sports car without a licence on Monday night (Dec 12) — to make matters worse, he reportedly drove against traffic to evade a...

21-year-old sports car driver without a licence arrested after avoiding police roadblock

Singapore’s only cable-ski park re-opens at East Coast Park after a two-year hiatus

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Singapore’s only cable-ski park re-opens at East Coast Park after a two-year hiatus

These condo residents have been collecting and storing trolleys at a disabled parking lot

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These condo residents have been collecting and storing trolleys at a disabled parking lot

40-year-old Big Splash at East Coast Park to close for good in October

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40-year-old Big Splash at East Coast Park to close for good in October

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Couple paid $63k to renovation firm that failed to finish work on their new apartment

A couple who engaged the services of renovation firm Sense Ideas Design recently found themselves on the wrong end of the deal They were aiming to move into their new...

Couple paid $63k to renovation firm that failed to finish work on their new apartment

Dolphin carcass found washed up on the beach at East Coast Park

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Dolphin carcass found washed up on the beach at East Coast Park

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In pics: The new stylo milo McDonald’s at East Coast Park and its atas-looking food