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Tiong Bahru Estate

Tiong Bahru Road, Singapore, Singapore
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Tiong Bahru Public Housing Estate in Singapore
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"housing estate"
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"heritage trail"
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"public housing"
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"hawker centre"
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"food market"
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"wangz hotel"
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"display boards"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After looking for some less touristy options in Singapore, I came across tiong bahru. We got off at tiong bahru mrt which has a mall above it. We had a look around- there are a couple of food courts. We ended up coming back here...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Came to market to try some food,different housing built here ,nice for a walk around if you have time

Thank Flitz8
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Always fill excited whenever I visit tiong bahru. Alighted at tiong bahru mrt n walked to kim pong road to view the various low rise residential blks. Some elderly were doing their morning exercises around 730am. Walked towards the community centre then to the market....More

Thank Helen H
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Tiong Bahru is an old housing estate. Was once a burial ground. Pre-war flats built in 1930s to cater to the rich n the estate was known to house rich men's mistresses. Most old flats are built in art decor style - round stair ways,...More

Thank mrs fm l
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Tiong Bahru, Singapore’s oldest neighbourhood is a hub of culture and art that offers an escape. Literally meaning “new cemetery” in a mix of Malay and Hokkien dialect, the district has mushroomed from a sleepy old district surrounded by cemeteries into the tentpole of hipster...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

If the 'place to be' is a walk away from the MRT station, please put signs up giving directions for tourists. It was a wasted journey for us as we couldn't find it.

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Reviewed 24 October 2017

After living and working in Singapore, my wife and I still enjoy visiting Tiong Bharu. It is authentic, retro, old Singapore with references to the past, but an ever changing mix of new cafes and restaurants, great coffee, interesting book shops and all the other...More

Thank IADP1
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We often visit Singapore (a stop over between Europe & Australia) and our experiences have been variable. This time we tried to avoid the very boring, high rise areas where most of the shopping malls cater for the super rich. So after reading some travel...More

Thank NotMolly
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

I returned to Tiong Bahru on the weekend for a proper walk around the vicinity with the specific purpose of exploring the "Heritage Trail". This consists of a series of 10 display boards with information about the local sites. Quite interesting history and sites to...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This place has a unique vibe, great architecture, galleries and food and drink outlets including the famous Tiong Bahra bakery. If you want to experience it to its fullest visit in the morning to see the temple and food market and evening to experience the...More

Thank Samir S
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