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Tuesday Walk: Tanjong Pagar - 23 April - Fully Booked
Apr
23
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Tanjong Pagar - 23 April - Fully Booked

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Tanjong Pagar

Tanjong Pagar means “cape of stakes” a name that reflects its origins as a fishing village. But there is even more picturesque account of the naming inspired by a local legend. Join us on this new tour to discover who were the early inhabitants of the area, how in the second half of 19th century the area developed into a busy harbor to become a maze of towering offices…….

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Discovery Walks: Katong & Joo Chiat - Sat 4 May
May
4
9:00 AM09:00

Discovery Walks: Katong & Joo Chiat - Sat 4 May

Small group discovery walk of Katong & Joo Chiat

Among the various ethnic enclaves, the Peranakans are undoubtedly one of Southeast Asia’s most colourful and distinctive communities. In Singapore, the Peranakans are mainly a mix of the rich cultures resulting from the marriage of early Chinese traders and local Malay and Indian women…….

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Tuesday Walk: Chinatown to Duxton - 7 May
May
7
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Chinatown to Duxton - 7 May

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: The Hills & Plains of Chinatown, from Blair to Duxton

Singapore is no Mount Everest, but there used to be more hills than we see today; many having been levelled as Singapore has developed, with the earth moved and used in Singapore's ongoing land reclamation. Chinatown in particular used to be quite hilly back in the day, comprised of a handful of hillocks as well as flatter areas called "plains," low-lying expanses near the coast that stretched to the sea……

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Serangoon North Village & Lunch - Thur 9 May
May
9
9:30 AM09:30

Serangoon North Village & Lunch - Thur 9 May

Off-the-Beaten-Track Cultural & Foodie Adventure: Serangoon North Village including an Amazing Home-Cooked Lunch

Even the origins of its name Serangoon are shrouded in mystery — was it named for the Ranggong, the Malay name of a bird found around this area, or the noise of the drums and gongs used to scare tigers away....? We shall never know ……

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Tuesday Walk: Kampong Glam - 14 May
May
14
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Kampong Glam - 14 May

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Kampong Glam

Explore the eclectic district of Kampong Glam, the heart of Singapore’s Muslim community, and one of our most authentic neighbourhoods where you can still see and feel 19th-century Singapore. This is where the Malay Royalty once resided among Javanese, Sumatrans and Arabs, as well as Chinese and Indian communities, all of whom left their mark in different and fascinating ways……..

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The Armenians (including a drink at the Raffles Hotel) - Fri 17 May
May
17
9:00 AM09:00

The Armenians (including a drink at the Raffles Hotel) - Fri 17 May

Meet Our Communities: The Armenians inc an optional drink at Raffles Hotel

Travellers visiting the bustling city-state of Singapore may not be aware of the great impact made by the Armenians, one of our smallest minority communities. They have left a legacy incommensurate with their numbers………

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Tuesday Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat - 4 June
Jun
4
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat - 4 June

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat

Among the various ethnic enclaves, the Peranakans are undoubtedly one of Southeast Asia’s most colourful and distinctive communities. In Singapore, the Peranakans are mainly a mix of the rich cultures resulting from the marriage of early Chinese traders and local Malay and Indian women…..

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Tuesday Walk: Little India - 25 June
Jun
25
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Little India - 25 June

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Little India - Stories of Temples, Vice, Cattle & Spice

Explore the heart and soul of Singapore’s Indian community—Little India. The heritage district associated with vibrant colours, the fragrance of flowers and spices, and an eclectic mix of houses. But on this tour, you hear not just about its present-day vibrancy, but also its early days of cattle slaughtering, horse-racing, baby delivering, and more ……

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Tuesday Walk: Chinatown - 2 July
Jul
2
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Chinatown - 2 July

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: The Colours of Chinatown
Price S$75 / ticket

This walk weaves in visits to the diverse houses of worship on South Bridge Road, one of Singapore’s “harmony” streets, and also home to goldsmiths, herbalists and more. We wind our way through the heart of Chinatown to see old shophouses, a former Cantonese opera theatre, a traditional wet market, and the famous Buddha Tooth temple……

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Tuesday Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat - 9 July
Jul
9
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat - 9 July

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat
Price S$75 / ticket

Among the various ethnic enclaves, the Peranakans are undoubtedly one of Southeast Asia’s most colourful and distinctive communities. In Singapore, the Peranakans are mainly a mix of the rich cultures resulting from the marriage of early Chinese traders and local Malay and Indian women…..

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Tuesday Walk: Tiong Bahru - 16 July
Jul
16
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Tiong Bahru - 16 July

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: Tiong Bahru
Price: S$75 / ticket

Touted as one of the world’s coolest neighbourhoods by Vogue, ‘Singapore’s hippest hood’ by CNN and by locals as one of the most happening, everyone loves Tiong Bahru's old world charm.

Visiting this quaint neighbourhood, you immediately notice an intriguing mix of old and new…..

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 Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour -  28 Aug
Aug
28
9:00 AM09:00

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour - 28 Aug

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour, Including Sampling!

What makes Tiong Bahru unique? So many things! Beyond its architecture, history and urban layout, we believe it's the neighbourhood's appetising and multi-course food heritage that make Tiong Bahru so special!

Join us as we get a taste of life in the area from its beginnings as an SIT housing project, to its heyday as a glamorous "Den of Beauties!" Walk through gardens that supplied "wartime kitchens," and take a bite out of food items that were common during the Japanese Occupation……..

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Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour - Thur 11 April
Apr
11
9:00 AM09:00

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour - Thur 11 April

** Fully Booked **

Tiong Bahru Foodie Tour, Including Sampling!

What makes Tiong Bahru unique? So many things! Beyond its architecture, history and urban layout, we believe it's the neighbourhood's appetising and multi-course food heritage that make Tiong Bahru so special!

Join us as we get a taste of life in the area from its beginnings as an SIT housing project, to its heyday as a glamorous "Den of Beauties!" Walk through gardens that supplied "wartime kitchens," and take a bite out of food items that were common during the Japanese Occupation……..

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Tuesday Walk: Chinatown - 2 April
Apr
2
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Chinatown - 2 April

Tuesday Small-Group Discovery Walk: The Colours of Chinatown

This walk weaves in visits to the diverse houses of worship on South Bridge Road, one of Singapore’s “harmony” streets, and also home to goldsmiths, herbalists and more. We wind our way through the heart of Chinatown to see old shophouses, a former Cantonese opera theatre, a traditional wet market, and the famous Buddha Tooth temple….

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Tuesday Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat - 26 March
Mar
26
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday Walk: Katong & Joo Chiat - 26 March

Tuesday Small Group Discovery Walks: Katong & Joo Chiat

Among the various ethnic enclaves, the Peranakans are undoubtedly one of Southeast Asia’s most colourful and distinctive communities. In Singapore, the Peranakans are mainly a mix of the rich cultures resulting from the marriage of early Chinese traders and local Malay and Indian women. Their love of colour, patterns and sheer drama is evidenced in their material culture (for instance, their colourful beading and clothing styles) and in their beliefs as well……

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