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7 Rustic Spots In Pasir Ris To Kick It Back Old School

Pasir Ris Instawalk TheSmartLocalPasir Ris through the ages   Having grown up amidst high-rise buildings, Singapore is the epitome of a bustling metropolis. But don't be deceived by its cosmopolitan facade - in here lies longkang fishing spots, traces of our WW2 history and lush greenery in our city spaces. We’re talking about a...
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Queenstown Instawalk Recap - 6 Spots That Mark The Beauty Of Singapore's First Satellite Town

queenstown instawalk stadium sports complex pastel#Instawalk at Queenstown   Mature estate she may be, but sleepy neighbourhood she is definitely not. From old school nostalgia to breathtaking views, Queenstown represents how nature, history and new age architecture can all be found in one lovely town. As she continues to undergo upgrades and constant renewal, we teamed...
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11 Places In Queenstown That Young Singaporeans Need To Discover

ridout tea garden queenstown macdonaldsQueenstown's enduring significance   Queenstown was a pioneer in many areas, from the earliest HDB flats built to the country’s first neighbourhood library and sports complex. But even in one of Singapore's oldest neighbourhoods, new-age HDB estates are sprouting up, breathing new life into its surroundings. The town’s oldest buildings have...
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6 Tranquil Spots Within The Civic District To Achieve Full On Zen Mode

civic district singapore chillExploring the Civic District     We all want control of our lives, but we often get so caught up in work and school that we fail to appreciate the littlest things around us - things that can bring peaceful order to an otherwise hectic lifestyle. Sometimes it’s just great to...
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Jurong Instawalk Recap - 9 Spots Worth The Journey To The West

#Instawalk at Jurong - an estate more interesting than you think   Most know Jurong as Singapore’s ulu industrial area - or with the recent shopping mall additions, the West siders’ version of Orchard Road. But bigger things are in store for this estate. What you’ll see in this Instawalk is...
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9 Underrated Things To Do in Jurong That Will Make You Jealous Of West-Siders

Jurong - more than just ‘ulu’   Singapore may only be 719.7 km² small, but that’s big enough for an East/West rivalry to develop. The evidence: West Sucks Stories - a Tumblr blog dedicated to proving East > West - and its rival, West Shiock Stories. As a born and bred...
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Tiong Bahru #InstaWalk Recap - Heritage Within The Heartlands

tiong bahru market group photoThe great Tiong Bahru Insta-venture   Think Tiong Bahru, and the first things that pop into most of our heads are cafes, bookstores and quaint alleys that make insta-worthy OOTD shots. But this estate goes beyond its hipsterville facade. Despite being one of the first public housing estates to be built...
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10 Places That Prove Tiong Bahru Is More Than Just Hipster

tiong bahru adventure playgroundTiong Bahru - heritage within the heartlands   Ah, Tiong Bahru - the seemingly ‘hipster’ neighbourhood that everyone knows and loves. Prior to getting the opportunity to explore this estate for myself, I only knew Tiong Bahru for two things: cafés and bookstores. But I stand corrected. Turns out, it has...
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Bedok #InstaWalk Recap - 8 Unexpected Spots You Can Explore In The Heartlands

Multipurpose housing estates in the heartlands   Bedok Mall’s inception was probably the only reason that more Easties began frequenting the heartland town. But what a lot of us don’t know is that Bedok’s heartlands serve more purpose than just housing residents. From community spaces catalysed by people into hangout spots...
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A One-Of-A-Kind Instawalk Through Singapore's Countryside at Lim Chu Kang

Apollo AquariumDelving into Lim Chu Kang’s secrets   Call me the LCK whisperer, because I’m now approximately 75% more knowledgeable about this area than I was before. Tucked away at the edge of what seems to be the longest straight road in Singapore is Lim Chu Kang - the secret gem of...
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