URA – The city gallery Pt 2

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The Pinnacle @ Duxton; this is not only the first 50-storey Public housing in Singapore, it is also first in the world with two unique sky bridges linked up the total 7 blocks of building together.

Also, the roof garden offers a panoramic view of the city skyline.

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Fort Canning Park is one of the most Historic Park in Singapore. Now, it has transformed into a young and dynamic ground for party and celebration events. With the un-selfness greens and lawns, it’s also a must see ground for variety of arts, heritage and nature trails.

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Nicole Highway; this is one of the Major Highway in Singapore. The bridge was named after Sir John Fearns Nicole, the Governor of the Colony. The building on the right near you is the Golden Mile Complex. This unique typewriter shape-like offices cum shops complex is one of the earlier integrated multiple operation mix-development in Singapore.

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Chinatown; a must go spot for tourists’ exploration. Those roofs in red color are the conservation shop houses.

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Orchard road district is the most famous shopping paradise in Singapore. The second left is the Hotel Grand Hyatt Singapore, the most right with the leave capping is the Marriott Hotel; this is one of the iconic landmark in Orchard road.

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Orchard road; viewed from  Tanglin road direction.

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The one at the center is the Mandarin Gallery and Mandarin Orchard. This is a Hotel development, the most eye catch is the top part UFO like revolving restaurant at the top floor – Top of the M. You can get 360 degree of Singapore city view without rotating your body.


12 thoughts on “URA – The city gallery Pt 2

    YellowCable said:
    April 8, 2013 at 12:25 am

    I always like this type of miniaturized things.

      Sydney Fong responded:
      April 8, 2013 at 12:29 am

      Yes! Especially on this earth! 🙂

    Mike said:
    April 8, 2013 at 12:38 am

    What’s your favorite building in Singapore?

      Sydney Fong responded:
      April 8, 2013 at 12:58 am

      I don’t have any special preference in building! 🙂

    JK Bevill - Lost Creek Publishing said:
    April 8, 2013 at 12:40 am

    Reblogged this on lost creek publishing.

    Mike said:
    April 8, 2013 at 12:45 am

    Reblogged this on This Got My Attention and commented:
    Going to Singapore? View these first! (pt 2)

    Drew said:
    April 8, 2013 at 11:08 am

    Those would look great with a Tilt-shift lens effect put on!

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