PCN – Punggol @ Promenade

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Punggol @ Promenade is one small part of the PCN – Park Connector Network in Singapore.  Stepping onto this piece of green in the morning, you’ll be stunned by the wonderful scene of the surrounding.

The fresh air accompany by the scenic landscapes are always so alluring. People gather around.  Joggers, cyclists, even stalkers are here seeking for moment of calm and serenity.

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Awakening of Sungei Serangoon / Serangoon reservoir.

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Thousands of rippers flowing like million of shrimps.  A common scene on this old Sungei Serangoon.

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It flows by the side of Sengkang and Hougang estates, the point ended and reaches the heart of the heartlanders.

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One side of the trail is meant for cyclist while the other for strollers or joggers.  Another course of action is to choose the middle path to fasten your body’s bolts and nuts!

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Sitting on the wooden bench while enjoying this beautiful moment of dawn, looking into the mist between the forests, what could be better than a lifetime in this minute?

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Besides health seekers doing their leisure walks, you’ll discover some fairies around the corner waiting for your exploration.

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They are always there, humming and listening to the footsteps of passer-by.

 

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The sunlight cast a silhouette on the Halus Bridge, at the same time casting away our worries and defilements.

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When the bridge faces the sun, he shows his fantastic countenance!

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Welcome!  The river of the rising sun!

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A warm smile from the Sun above Sunrise Bridge, will lead you to the enchanting mangroves and wetlands.

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The curvy timber design walkway lures people for a dance of Waltz!

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Birds of the wild enjoy loitering around for a simple breakfast.

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And what about the wild flowers happily wearing the newly crocheted web gifted by brother of nature?

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Not just one or two…but uncountable!

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A rigid but wave-like timber platform bridge leads to further side of Punggol.

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A mangrove calmly present you with a new beginning of the day.

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As you step down from the bridge, a reddish-soiled path welcome you like a red carpet as you start the next scenic trip to Coney Island.

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33 thoughts on “PCN – Punggol @ Promenade

    cavepainter said:
    March 25, 2013 at 1:03 am

    Places like this are much better than cities. After being in a city too long it feels very refreshing to be somewhere with more nature than concrete.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 1:12 am

      That is why you can always find all these in my fairy land!
      We need that desperately! 🙂

    mydailyminefield said:
    March 25, 2013 at 5:34 am

    What lovely pictures. Very refreshing to view 🙂

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 10:55 am

      Thank you! Have a green Monday! 🙂

    CK said:
    March 25, 2013 at 10:33 am

    I like the sunrise pic! 😀

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 10:59 am

      Feel free to come, CK! 🙂

    ryan said:
    March 25, 2013 at 10:50 am

    wow… beautiful view…
    love the sunset always.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 10:59 am

      Hey! This is Sunrise! Haha! 🙂

        ryan said:
        March 25, 2013 at 12:03 pm

        wrong time… hahahahaha…
        sorry.

        Sydney Fong responded:
        March 25, 2013 at 1:21 pm

        Is okay, anyway they are not far apart! 🙂

        ryan said:
        March 26, 2013 at 8:36 am

        yes… they are one…

    shevadog said:
    March 25, 2013 at 11:38 am

    Such beauty in these river songs!

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 1:22 pm

      Thanks for your compliments! Cheers! 🙂

    utesmile said:
    March 25, 2013 at 3:32 pm

    I love that curvey bridge, I ‘d love to walk on it!

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 10:32 pm

      Walking on this unique design bridge, you can feel yourself is totally calm down. 🙂

    ledrakenoir said:
    March 25, 2013 at 3:55 pm

    Very well captured… 🙂

    melanietoulouse said:
    March 25, 2013 at 7:48 pm

    Ni hao Sydney! @”promenade” – en français dans le texte… 🙂 Nice and romantic pix, xié-xié for sharing them with us! 🙂 I’m a sunrise(dawn) person… 🙂
    – – –
    Sunny greetings & friendly thoughts from Toulouse – la ville rose… 🙂

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 10:35 pm

      Wow! You know Chinese? I’m very impress!
      Thanks for your unique and special compliments!
      Have a great day with bless! 🙂

    Mike said:
    March 25, 2013 at 10:18 pm

    Reblogged this on This Got My Attention and commented:
    The unseen side of Singapore. Beautiful!

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 25, 2013 at 10:37 pm

      Thank you so much my friend! Sydney appreciates that! Cheers! 🙂

    P J Robinson Ltd said:
    March 26, 2013 at 2:31 am

    Red bridge and reflection is great.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 26, 2013 at 7:45 am

      Thanks! That is the Halus Bridge leads us to the wet land!
      Have a good day! 🙂

    kelihasablog said:
    March 26, 2013 at 5:56 am

    Oh crap Sydney…. LOL I was gonna tell you which pictures I liked best, but then they kept on and on and I like them all… I couldn’t pick our just one or two favorites! These are beautiful. 😀

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 26, 2013 at 7:50 am

      Haha! Just take all, is free! I get the original out there! 🙂

    Silving said:
    March 27, 2013 at 3:07 am

    Nice photos!

    likeitiz said:
    March 27, 2013 at 5:03 am

    Being in this place somehow provides a soothing respite from a busy everyday life. I hope it’s not far from where you are.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 27, 2013 at 10:54 am

      Haha! Is a crawling distance from my home! 🙂

    Jamie Dedes said:
    March 29, 2013 at 1:24 pm

    You have such a good eye for these shots. I’m beginning to feel like I know my way around Singapore because of your photographs.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      March 29, 2013 at 4:54 pm

      Don’t border to but air ticket, just stroll with me will do! 🙂

    Halim said:
    April 8, 2013 at 7:07 pm

    Wow, that’s a really gorgeous PCN! You guys living in Punggol and Sengkang and the other estates in the area are so lucky. Beautifully taken photos, by the way. Very romantic.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      April 8, 2013 at 9:22 pm

      Oops! You know where I stay? 😉

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