archive-sg.com » SG » G » GOVACATION.SG

Total: 274

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • Singapore City Gallery - goVacation
    Here you can get a panoramic view of the marina bay in the not so sophiscated 3 D model The video gallery allows you to travel through time and be a part of Singapore s history to witness how the country overcame the innumerable challenges to build a sustainable city Don t expect to watch them in big screen as the area is very small You can also be a designer and model your own fascinating city skyline The general information of major landmarks around the marina bay can be found here also Most tourists take less than 30 mins to complete the gallery Admission is free Premier Singapore Location 3 71 km Universal Studios 1 65 km Marina Bay 0 64 km Chinatown 2 19 km Orchard Road Recommended Attraction 1 97 km National Museum of Singapore 0 50 km Chinatown Heritage Centre 1 13 km Asian Civilisations Museum Distance from Singapore City Gallery Map X CLOSE View Larger Map Restaurant Lodging Attraction Activity Recommended Compare hotel prices and find amazing discounts Tags Chinatown Tanjong Pagar About the Author Brian Related Posts Maxwell Road Food Center Hong Lim Food Centre Smith Street Food Centre Chinatown Complex Food Centre Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published Required fields are marked Name Email Website Comment Don t subscribe All Replies to my comments Notify me of followup comments via e mail You can also subscribe without commenting Back to Top Marina Bay Chinatown Lowest Rate Guarantee Singapore Hotels by Agoda Attraction Options Cultural Landmark Museum Outdoor Recommended Attractions Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum National Museum of Singapore Chinatown Heritage Centre Gardens By The Bay Chinatown Asian Civilisations Museum Orchard Road ArtScience Museum Singapore Flyer Peranakan Museum goVacation sg is a comprehensive Singapore travel guide This

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/singapore-city-gallery/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Ode To Art Contemporary - goVacation
    in the country Works of the contemporary artists from all over the world are displayed in this gallery or museum The works represent different medium of photography sculpture installation of art and painting The great variety of art works look all the more perfect within the chic interiors The art works include those by Robert Indiana and Botero and Kendall besides other prominent artists The very first glance would make the gallery seem smaller than its actual size but the walls are fitted with panel which when pulled reveal more artworks Premier Singapore Location 5 60 km Universal Studios 1 76 km Marina Bay 1 62 km Chinatown 0 97 km Orchard Road Recommended Attraction 0 74 km National Museum of Singapore 1 61 km Chinatown Heritage Centre 0 79 km Asian Civilisations Museum Distance from Ode To Art Contemporary Map X CLOSE View Larger Map Restaurant Lodging Attraction Activity Recommended Compare hotel prices and find amazing discounts Tags Bras Basah City Hall Esplanade About the Author Brian Related Posts Auld Alliance No Signboard Seafood Asian Civilisations Museum Peranakan Museum Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published Required fields are marked Name Email Website Comment Don t subscribe All Replies to my comments Notify me of followup comments via e mail You can also subscribe without commenting Back to Top Marina Bay Chinatown Lowest Rate Guarantee Singapore Hotels by Agoda Attraction Options Cultural Landmark Museum Outdoor Recommended Attractions Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum National Museum of Singapore Chinatown Heritage Centre Gardens By The Bay Chinatown Asian Civilisations Museum Orchard Road ArtScience Museum Singapore Flyer Peranakan Museum goVacation sg is a comprehensive Singapore travel guide This small little country is more than just an advanced city it is a garden city in which you can

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/ode-to-art-contemporary/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Lau Pa Sat Festival Pavilion - goVacation
    development of the financial district started during the 1970s the hawkers dominated the pavilion and sold to the lunchtime worker and business crowd The entire structure however was brought down during the 1980s so as to pave the way for MRT construction and was then put back together The pavilion became a popular urban landmark It was however vacant till the time when Scott Holdings tendered for converting it to a festival market A number of changes were brought about in the building in the time and was named again as La Pau Sat Premier Singapore Location 4 21 km Universal Studios 1 13 km Marina Bay 0 88 km Chinatown 2 03 km Orchard Road Recommended Attraction 1 78 km National Museum of Singapore 0 74 km Chinatown Heritage Centre 0 75 km Asian Civilisations Museum Distance from Lau Pa Sat Festival Pavilion Map X CLOSE View Larger Map Restaurant Lodging Attraction Activity Recommended Compare hotel prices and find amazing discounts Tags Raffles Place About the Author Brian Related Posts Lau Pa Sat Food Centre Merlion Park Thian Hock Kheng Temple Singapore River Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published Required fields are marked Name Email Website Comment Don t subscribe All Replies to my comments Notify me of followup comments via e mail You can also subscribe without commenting Back to Top Marina Bay Chinatown Lowest Rate Guarantee Singapore Hotels by Agoda Attraction Options Cultural Landmark Museum Outdoor Recommended Attractions Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum National Museum of Singapore Chinatown Heritage Centre Gardens By The Bay Chinatown Asian Civilisations Museum Orchard Road ArtScience Museum Singapore Flyer Peranakan Museum goVacation sg is a comprehensive Singapore travel guide This small little country is more than just an advanced city it is a garden city

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/lau-pa-sat-festival-pavilion/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Singapore Cultural List - Page 3 of 4
    More Cultural Church of Saints Peter and Paul The Church is located on 225A Queen Street The church was constructed in the year 1870 and has been a witness to the growth of Chinese Catholic community of Singapore The church has been gazetted as Read More Cultural Sri Vadapathia Temple The serene and peaceful atmosphere of Sri Vadapathia Temple makes it one of the tourist attractions in Singapore The walls of the temple are decked up beautifully with marvellous sculptural works The temple enjoys a location Read More Cultural Thian Hock Kheng Temple Constructed in 1839 by the Hokkien clan with their leaders Si Hoo Keh and Tan Tock Seng in the Telok Ayer Street Thian Hock Kheng is the oldest Hokkien temple in Singapore The Chinese immigrants visited Read More Cultural Geylang Serai Geylang Serai can be considered as the shopping and cultural heart of Malay community within Singapore Once upon a time it used to be a factory district used for the purpose of processing coconut and lemon Read More Cultural Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple is a Chinese traditional temple situated at Waterloo Street It is the temple of Goddess of Mercy Kuan Yin Bodhisattva It is of great significance to Chinese living in country Read More Cultural Cathedral of the Good Shepherd This cathedral is the oldest of the Roman Catholic churches in Singapore showcasing a simple but sophisticated design The place for worship here was opened long back in the year 1833 with a small and increasing Read More Cultural Hajjah Fatimah Mosque Located at the 4001 Beach Road the Hajjah Fatima Mosque is situated in the Kampong Glam area The mosque was constructed between the years 1845 and 1846 and was named a famous business woman Hajjah

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/attraction/cultural/page/3/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Singapore Cultural List - Page 4 of 4
    Mosque This mosque is amongst Singapore s earliest of mosques and is situated in the central business district of Central Area Chinatown Established in 1826 Jame Mosque is also called Maideen Mosque the Big Mosque and Chulia Mosque Read More Cultural Central Sikh Temple Established in 1912 this is Singapore s first Sikh gurdwara It changed its location several before shifting to the present site at Serangoon Road Popularly called Wada Gurdwara this is the top worship place for the country s Read More Cultural Gillman Barracks This can easily be termed to be the up and coming contemporary art destination of Asia It will distinguish itself to be a vibrant centre for discussion creation and exhibition of modern art Named after Sir Read More Cultural Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple The temple was built during the mid nineteenth century and was built again and consecrated in the year 2003 The Rajagopuram entrance shows the characteristic Chola architectural style and is flanked by the pair of dwarapalakas Read More 1 2 3 4 Back to Top Marina Bay Chinatown Lowest Rate Guarantee Singapore Hotels by Agoda Attraction Options Cultural Landmark Museum Outdoor Recommended Attractions Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum National

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/attraction/cultural/page/4/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Kranji War Memorial - goVacation
    the vertical element along with a star fitted at the top The spreading elements comprise the walls and the wings and are symbolic of the military formations Names of the dead have been engraved on the walls of the cemetery The burials in this cemetery reach the number 4465 The avenue in the cemetery gently rises from Stone of Remembrance placed near entrance to Cross of Sacrifice and beyond this the flight of steps lead to the hill top terrace There are four memorials on this terrace The Singapore Memorial happens to be the largest memorial having 24346 names of airmen and soldiers that died in the campaign in Indonesia and Malaya or were in subsequent captivity having no known grave Singapore Memorial s huge central pylon stands up through the roof reaching a height of eighty feet with a star on the top Toward the east of the memorial is Singapore Civil General Hospital Grave Memorial where there are burials of 107 servicemen and 300 civilians belonging to different races who had died while in captivity Toward the west is yet another memorial that commemorates 255 casualties of Malaya Campaign the graves of whom cannot be maintained at any other place in Malaya Behind Singapore Memorial to the south is Cremation Memorial commemorating 789 soldiers belonging to the Indian Army Premier Singapore Location 19 68 km Universal Studios 19 27 km Marina Bay 17 71 km Chinatown 16 66 km Orchard Road Recommended Attraction 16 92 km National Museum of Singapore 17 86 km Chinatown Heritage Centre 17 95 km Asian Civilisations Museum Distance from Kranji War Memorial Map X CLOSE View Larger Map Restaurant Lodging Attraction Activity Recommended Compare hotel prices and find amazing discounts Tags Kranji About the Author Brian Related Posts Singapore Zoo Sungei Buloh Wetland

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/kranji-war-memorial/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • National Library - goVacation
    building is from the 1st floor which also has the plaza for exhibitions and a cafe Central Public Library Basement 1 Central Public Library has 74 newspapers 726 magazines and 200 000 books apart from numerous audio books and CDs It occupies 6 407m² of Basement 1 and is the only library that lends to public There is a children s section as well Drama Centre 2nd 5th Storey The name signifies its function One great thing about Drama Centre is that it purchases paintings of local artists to support visual arts in Singapore Courtyard Level 5 Study Area Level 5 Lee Kong Chian Reference Library 7th 13th Storey National Reference Library has been renamed after Lee Kong Chian as appreciation of the huge donation made by Lee Foundation The library has 530 000 printed and non printed materials in its 14 265m² area It provides on site reference service or via email fax telephone and SMS Audio visuals reprography microfilm document delivery Wi Fi Internet meeting and reading rooms and access to electronic database are provided by the reference library The Reference Library has various sections to cater specific departments of study Business and Science Technology collection is at level 7 the next level has Social Sciences and Arts collections 9th floor features Tamil Malay and Chinese collections Asian Children s collection and donors collections are available at 10th storey maps microfilms and Southeast Asian and Singaporean collections are on the 11th floor while the last 2 storeys contain rare materials collections and are not accessible for all Premier Singapore Location 5 91 km Universal Studios 2 17 km Marina Bay 1 89 km Chinatown 0 76 km Orchard Road Recommended Attraction 0 64 km National Museum of Singapore 1 91 km Chinatown Heritage Centre 1 17 km Asian

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/national-library/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay - goVacation
    of area on the 2nd floor and is primarily used for presentation of visual arts Jandela is the Malayan term for window and has a distinctive architecture that offers panoramic sight of Marina Bay Local regional and international collections are showcased at Jandela Library Esplanade Library Esplanade is on the 3rd floor It is the only library dedicated to performing arts in the country Recital Studio Recital Studio is designed in fan shape and can fit 245 people into it It is meant for small performances and meetings and presentations Generally it is used for rehearsals for choirs and orchestras Theatre Studio Experimental dance and theatrical presentations are conducted in Theatre Studio There a 220 retractable and movable seats that can be configured in various ways in the theatre The standard of adaptable staging and light and sound systems has not been compromised in Theatre Studio despite its small size Theatre Esplanade theatre has the largest performing stage in Singapore There are 2000 seats in the theatre which is designed in traditional horseshoe opera house form Advanced multimedia performances Western and Asian arts plays and musicals in contemporary traditional and classical forms and all other genres of performing arts are hosted in Theatre Apart from the main stage there are 2 ancillary stages for quick scene changes and technical setups The adjustable orchestra pit has space for 100 musicians The theatre also has a fly tower too Premier Singapore Location 5 32 km Universal Studios 1 33 km Marina Bay 1 45 km Chinatown 1 32 km Orchard Road Recommended Attraction 1 06 km National Museum of Singapore 1 41 km Chinatown Heritage Centre 0 50 km Asian Civilisations Museum Distance from Esplanade Theatres on the Bay Map X CLOSE View Larger Map Restaurant Lodging Attraction Activity Recommended Compare hotel

    Original URL path: http://www.govacation.sg/esplanade-theatres-on-the-bay/ (2016-05-01)
    Open archived version from archive