A walk down Joo Chiat Road offers one a glimpse of Singapore in the past, with its old buildings and traditional trades. ... More
Joo Chiat Road
A walk down Joo Chiat Road offers one a glimpse of Singapore in the past, with its old buildings and traditional trades. Named after wealthy landowner Chew Joo Chiat, it has an interesting mix of colonial villas, Malay bungalows and shop houses from the early 20th century. Of interest here and on Koon Seng Road are the Peranakan (Straits Chinese) houses, built in the Singapore Eclectic Style that evolved in the 1920s and 1930s. Painstaking restoration works have preserved the rococo stucco façades, eaves, moldings and elaborate wood carvings that reflect the affluence of Peranakans in the earlier days.
Peranakan food is essentially a blend of ingredients borrowed from Chinese and Malay dishes, and this fusion is said to
be the best of all Singapore cuisines. Dishes like Beef Rendang, Udang Sambal (chilli prawns) or Curry Chicken are ...
Hotel 81 Classic, conveniently located in Joo Chiat in the eastern part of Singapore, is a beautifully conserved four storey
building that provides guests with comfortable stay. The hotel contains five different types of rooms, ranging from the basic ...
The Fragrance Hotel is located between 20 to 35 minutes drive from the Airport. Guests will also have easy access
to the heart of Singapore where both commercial and leisure entities are located. The hotel is strategically located and ...
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