He sells German sausages with authentic sauerkraut and mustard. Bukit Timah, which is primarily residential, is the highest and most expensive district in the city-state.

Where to Stay in Chinatown. Chinatown Complex is located along Smith Street, which was known colloquially as hei yuan kai theatre street in Cantonese because of its famous Cantonese opera theatre Lai Chun Yuen, which opened in to cater to the Cantonese community there, drawing large crowds during the s and s Nasir, Look out for the cow uniforms on the staff.

Regent Singapore 4. Please enter a valid email.

Chinatown Infopedia

Look out for your first newsletter in your inbox soon! A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 16, , with the headline 'Pigs ham it up for some festive fun in Chinatown'.

Singapore's Chinatown is the original Singapore , cleaned up for the tourists. Chinatown consists of four distinctive sub-areas which were developed at different times. They are too pushy though. Raffles foresaw the fact that "it may be presumed that they the Chinese will always form by far the largest portion of the community".

In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikivoyage. Daily The Street Market was first introduced in as an attempt to recreate and clean up the old-school street hawkers of Chinatown, minus the street trash and the cheats.

Chop Wah On: Read More. The drinks are average price. We get you ready for the weekend binge with a gastronomic tour of Chinatown. The dim sum in the restaurant inside are only mediocre, but the best eats here are the steamed buns bao from the stall outside.

Tramp, tramp in South Bridge Road. Urban Redevelopment Authority Singapore.

Pigs ham it up for some festive fun in Chinatown

Retrieved from NewspaperSG. Red Dot Design Museum. However, the main focus for most visitors is the solid gold two-metre stupa on the fourth floor which is the place where the sacred relic is kept. A bar that doubles up as a mini cinema, this drinking establishment along Ann Siang Road gives socialisers a chance to make new friends over a tipple, enjoy the view from the rooftop bar, or head down to the mini-cinema to enjoy a cult classic film.

State of Buildings". Mandarin Orchard Singapore 4. As with all religious sites, be respectful of the rules set out at the entrance.