Singapore

Singapore: Murals and coffee with the CurlyTraveller

I just love walking along the streets and exploring different areas of a city. So I went back to the Kampong Glam heritage district (I had been already in August, here's my previous blog post) and just walked along the streets to look at all those little shops and restaurants. It's a fantastic little area,… Continue reading Singapore: Murals and coffee with the CurlyTraveller

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Singapore

Singapore: Kampong Glam or Arab Quarter

We strolled around the city centre until we reached the corners of the Kampong Glam or Arab Quarter, which is just a couple of streets big - but full of little shops and cafes. This area was home to the Malay aristocracy of Singapore in the 1800s, before the Raffles Plan of 1822 divided the… Continue reading Singapore: Kampong Glam or Arab Quarter