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  • Tekka Centre - YourSingapore.com
    Renaissance Paragon Park Mall Plaza Singapura Raffles City Shopping Centre Scotts Square Suntec City Mall Tanglin Shopping Centre The Heeren The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands VivoCity Wisma Atria Shop by Category Antiques Art Galleries Books Curios Knick Knacks Departmental Stores Duty Free At Singapore Changi Airport Electronics Ethnic Finds Fashion Hair Health Beauty Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Special Interests Singapore Shopping Where to Shop What to Buy in Singapore Tweet Tekka Centre Overview TripAdvisor Review Three in one shopping splendour Part wet market part food centre and part shopping mall Tekka Centre is a place where several ethnic communities converge to create a multicultural shopping fiesta Established in 1915 Tekka Centre moved to its current location in 1982 and is a landmark in Little India Previously known as Kandang Kerbau the centre is used by Chinese vendors Indian stall owners and Malay retailers and sells everything from casual clothing hardware tools and religious paraphernalia to traditional Indian fashion and watches It has several tailors specialising in clothing alteration and also popular food offerings Tekka Centre is easily accessible by the Little India MRT station and the bottom floor of the Tekka Centre has both South and North Indian food Chinese dishes and Malay cuisine Its wet market downstairs sells fresh seafood fruits and vegetables that have been flown in from Sri Lanka and India Essential Information Opening Hours Daily 6 30am 9pm Category Antiques Art Electronics Ethnic Fashion Home Furnishing Souvenirs Books Features Budget Local Flavour Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address 665 Buffalo Rd 210665 Singapore Enlarge map How to get there We recommend FILTERS Ethnic Find us on Facebook Twitter Youtube Wikipedia Singapore Reviews About Singapore YourSingapore Brand Story A Brief History

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/shopping/shop-by-category/ethnic-finds/tekka-centre.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Celebration of Arts - YourSingapore.com
    Knick Knacks Departmental Stores Duty Free At Singapore Changi Airport Electronics Ethnic Finds Fashion Hair Health Beauty Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Special Interests Singapore Shopping Where to Shop What to Buy in Singapore Tweet Celebration of Arts Overview TripAdvisor Review A shopping bonanza in Little India Celebration of Arts is filled with special artefacts and musical delights and feels like a hybrid between the British Museum and a music shop As its name implies they specialise in all things artistic from musical instruments to arts and craft supplies including traditional Indian musical instruments and books on how to play them You can also see furniture that uses inlay marquetry techniques being made where a piece of rosewood furniture is inlaid with six different types of woods Browse through a wide selection of cushion covers bed linen shoes Kashmir silk beads bangles and baubles or select from figurines of Buddha a pantheon of Hindu gods and unique wood and stone carvings Essential Informtion Category Antiques Art Fashion Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Books Features Luxury Budget Local Flavour Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address 48 Serangoon Rd

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/shopping/shop-by-category/ethnic-finds/celebration-of-arts.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Singapore Hong San See - YourSingapore.com
    Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Singapore Hong San See Overview TripAdvisor Review Temple of Fortune Built between 1908 and 1913 the Hong San See temple located along Mohamed Sultan Road was originally located at Wallich Street in Tanjong Pagar in 1836 Established by the Hokkien people of the Lam Ann clan this temple is dedicated to Guang Ze Zun Wang the God of Fortune It later relocated to Mohamed Sultan road and the temple now draws worshippers from different dialect groups Designed by Lim Loh a well known contractor the temple with its axial planning courtyards and walled enclosures is built in the southern Chinese traditional temple style The prayer and entrance halls are richly decorated with light reflecting the beautiful wood carvings from China Four carved granite columns with entwined dragons and two dragons in pearl on the roof ridges are also a display of the Lam Ann clan heritage The Hong San See Temple was designated as a national monument in 1978 In 2010 it was also honoured with the Award of Excellence in the 2010 UNESCO Asia Pacific Heritage Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation The façade and the interior of the temple have gone through numerous restorations with the first in 1868 when the old temple was at Tanjong Pagar area Apart from Guang Ze Zun Wang other deities worshipped here include Buddha and Guan Yin the Goddess of Mercy Essential Information Opening hours Daily Admission fee Free admission Features

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/culture-and-heritage/places-of-worship/singapore-hong-san-see.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Thekchen Choling - YourSingapore.com
    Singapore Adrenaline rush Golf Themed Attractions Get wet Recreational Spaces Out in the sun Family Fun Things to do in Singapore Attractions Fun filled Adventure Perks for the whole family Something different Science Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Thekchen Choling Overview TripAdvisor Review A Place of Healing Healing chants and the sound of bells surround you when you visit the Thekchen Choling Founded by Singapore born Lama Thubten Namdrol Dorje in 2001 Thekchen Choling Singapore is a Tibetan Buddhist Temple that encompasses both the Tibetan and Chinese traditions Thekchen Choling meaning Great Mahayana Dharma Temple is named after the monastery of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama and houses one of the biggest collections of mantra wheels in Singapore The temple conducts regular weekly teachings in English and Mandarin chanting and prayer sessions that you can attend or observe As a place of both spiritual and physical healing Thekchen Choling also provides free traditional Chinese medicine medical consulting service acupuncture service and medicine Essential Informaion Opening hours Daily 24 hrs Website http www thekchencholing org Admission fee Free admission Features Free admission Family friendly Tours Trails 24hour Good for Culture History Local Flavour Health Recommended for Mantra wheels Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address 2 Beatty Lane Singapore 209945 65 6466 3720 Enlarge map How

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/culture-and-heritage/places-of-worship/thekchen-choling.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Connoisseur Art Gallery - YourSingapore.com
    Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Connoisseur Art Gallery Overview TripAdvisor Review A brush of Affluence Connoisseur Art Gallery was first established as a non profit organisation in 1989 to promote and expand the reach of highly talented Chinese artists in the region A commercial art gallery now it s dedicated to promoting these artists whose works have since been auctioned off at Sotheby s and Christie s Hong Kong A brush of Affluence In Singapore it continues to hold solo and group exhibitions of its famed artists throughout the year in its Raffles Hotel gallery including artists like Jia Juan Li and Song Yu Min A favourite among tourists because of its strategic location you can also find the famous Bar and Billiard Room and ice cream from Raffles Creamery amid a friendly and personalised venue Essential Information Opening hours Mon to Sat 10 30am 7pm Sun Public Holiday By appointment only WEBSITE http www connoisseur art com General Admission Charges Free admission Features Free admission AM PM Good for Culture Art Budget Recommended for Artworks by world renowned Chinese artists Where Address Raffles Hotel Arcade 328 North Bridge Road 02 23 Singapore 188719 65 6837 0320 Enlarge map How to get there Highlights Also Check Out Raffles City Shopping Centre Situated in the Civic District close to historic and tourist sites Raffles City Shopping Centre is a haven for

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/arts-and-entertainment/art/connoisseur-art-gallery.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Chinese Garden - YourSingapore.com
    Fun Things to do in Singapore Attractions Fun filled Adventure Perks for the whole family Something different Science Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Chinese Garden Overview TripAdvisor Review Be in harmony with nature at the Chinese Garden Conjure up the spirit of ancient China with a visit to the serene Chinese Garden Modelled on the northern Chinese imperial style of landscaping and architecture the garden was designed by renowned Taiwanese architect Yuen Chen Yu Rising from the cultivated gardens are majestic pagodas built to integrate and to be in harmony with the natural environment Soak up the tranquility as you stroll along the meandering footpaths and take in the beauty of the woven plants rocks and gentle stream A must see is the Suzhou style Bonsai Garden built using 1 000 bonsai trees imported from China You can also learn the ancient art of tending to the delicate bonsai at the Bonsai Training Centre The gardens are connected to the nearby Japanese Garden by the Pai Hung Ch iao or White Rainbow Bridge built in the style of the 17 Arch Bridge at the Summer Palace in Beijing Essential Information Opening hours Daily 6am 11pm Website Chinese Garden Admission fee Free admission Features Free admission Family friendly Disabled access Good for Culture Nature Wildlife Recommended for Scenic View Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/nature-and-wildlife/parks-and-gardens/chinese-garden.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Tong Tong - YourSingapore.com
    Marina Square Millenia Walk Mustafa Centre Ngee Ann City Orchard Central Palais Renaissance Paragon Park Mall Plaza Singapura Raffles City Shopping Centre Scotts Square Suntec City Mall Tanglin Shopping Centre The Heeren The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands VivoCity Wisma Atria Shop by Category Antiques Art Galleries Books Curios Knick Knacks Departmental Stores Duty Free At Singapore Changi Airport Electronics Ethnic Finds Fashion Hair Health Beauty Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Special Interests Singapore Shopping Where to Shop What to Buy in Singapore Tweet Tong Tong Overview TripAdvisor Review Chinois chic Tong Tong offers a modern and quirky take on the traditional cheongsam by taking the traditional Chinese dress as a starting point Tong Tong s founder and designer Tan Sheau Yun has established a distinct instantly recognisable style for the line with her use of quirky bold fabrics and refashioned silhouettes The quaint store in Shaw Towers features a rosy hued curved wall that swirls through the shop and surrounds a treasure trove of cheekily reinvented traditional Chinese inspired dresses and clothes designed by Tan Her latest collection Portrait Chinois is inspired by French Chinoiserie which has resulted in retro chic creations that exude Parisian flair Essential Information Opening Hours Mon to Sat 12pm 8pm Sun 12pm 5pm website http www tongtong sg Category Ethnic Fashion Curios Features Indie Local Flavour fashion Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address Shaw Towers 100 Beach Rd 01 04 05 Singapore 189702 65 6396 3887 Enlarge map How to get there We recommend FILTERS Ethnic Find us on Facebook Twitter Youtube Wikipedia Singapore Reviews About Singapore YourSingapore Brand Story A Brief History People Language Culture Key Facts Awards Accolades What s On Festivals Events in Singapore See Do Arts

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/shopping/shop-by-category/ethnic-finds/tong-tong.html (2012-12-22)
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  • View Point - YourSingapore.com
    City Orchard Central Palais Renaissance Paragon Park Mall Plaza Singapura Raffles City Shopping Centre Scotts Square Suntec City Mall Tanglin Shopping Centre The Heeren The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands VivoCity Wisma Atria Shop by Category Antiques Art Galleries Books Curios Knick Knacks Departmental Stores Duty Free At Singapore Changi Airport Electronics Ethnic Finds Fashion Hair Health Beauty Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Special Interests Singapore Shopping Where to Shop What to Buy in Singapore Tweet View Point Overview TripAdvisor Review Grand Central for Antiques If you re a collector of old photos books and magazines then View Point is a place not to be missed You ll find just about everything here from old toys records telephones and cameras to clocks furniture and lamps This antiques dealer even sells old advertising signs movie posters and beer paraphernalia making it a haven for collectors of pop culture View Point is probably the only store in Singapore where you ll see suitcases enamel tiffin carriers which is a kind of lunchbox in india and Tiger Beer which is Singapore s first locally brewed beer marketing collateral from years ago If you have old collectibles that you want to exchange View Point is also a good place to visit as they also buy and trade antiques Essential Information Opening hours Daily 9am 6pm Category Antiques Art Souvenirs Books Features Budget Luxury Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address China Square Central 02 09 18 Cross St 048423 Singapore 65 9856 8683 Enlarge map How to get there We recommend FILTERS Antiques Art Find us on Facebook Twitter Youtube Wikipedia Singapore Reviews About Singapore YourSingapore Brand Story A Brief History People Language Culture Key Facts Awards Accolades What s On

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/shopping/shop-by-category/antiques-and-art/view-point.html (2012-12-22)
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