Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Singapore Katong Park January 2014

Katong park is a small park but its history is very significant to the development of Singapore, during war and peace time.

Junction of Fort Rd, Meyer Rd and Tg Rhu Road

History of Katong Park (link)

The Guards




view of Katong Park

view of Katong Park

view of Katong Park

view of Katong Park





Historical Archaeological Dig 



Rainbow Gum tree (link) at Katong Park

view of Katong Park


History of Singapore





You may want to know the history of this place.

Nearest park and park connector:
1) Geylang park connector
2) East Coast park

Thursday, 23 January 2014

Singapore Gardens by the Bay South (June 2013) - updated 2017

Gardens by the Bay won the 2014 Thea Award for Outstanding Achievement - Botanical Garden handed out by the Themed Entertainment Association. 


WORLD ARCHITECTURE FESTIVAL WINNERS 2012
World Building of the Year
Cooled Conservatories at Gardens by the Bay, Singapore


Way from Bayfront MRT

panorama view of Bayfront MRT

Marina Bay Sands Hotel

another entrance to Gardens by the Bay (Bay South)

3 routes to choose

To Marina Promenade


View of Gardens by the Bay


panorama view of Gardens by the Bay

View of Gardens by the Bay

panorama view of  Gardens by the Bay

Paid Sections
[Entrance to the cooled conservatories is S$28/adult, $15/child (three-12 years old). Entrance to the Aerial Walkway is S$5/adult, $3/child. ]


panorama view of Gardens by the Bay

Cloud Forest

Flower Dome

the Dome

To view from the Skyway, one has to pay

Children's Garden 




the sun, the water and the music (edited)


view of children's garden


view of children's garden (edited)

view of children's garden

Malay, Chinese and Indian Gardens


Dragonfly Bridge that links Gardens to Marina Bay Sand













World of Plants

World of Plants

World of Plants

View of Gardens by the Bay


People walking on the Aerial Walkway or Skyway, which costs S$5/adult, $3/child




View of Gardens by the Bay

View of Gardens by the Bay

Big Baby

View of Gardens by the Bay

Entrance from bus stop by Marina Gardens Drive

Main entrance via Marina Gardens Drive

Way from Marina Barrage (link)

View of Gardens by the Bay and Marina Promenade (link)

Satay by the Bay

Way to Satay by the Bay

View of Gardens by the Bay

View of Gardens by the Bay

Sun Pavilion (Desert Plants)







Pond, Lake and Aquarium

Victoria Lily pond

Victoria Lily pond

Kingfisher lake

Kingfisher lake





Other Sections

Bus bay




Canopy
Photos taken from the bridge



View of Gardens by the Bay



At Night

Marina Sands Bay Hotel at night

Night view of Gardens by the Bay

Night view of Gardens by the Bay

Night view of Gardens by the Bay

Night view of Gardens by the Bay

Big display items






Lord of the Ring

 View my 2017 update of Gardens by the bay at Flickr

Gardens by the Bay South

Nearest park and park connector:
1) Marina Barrage
2) Marina promenade