Singapore Shophouses Emerald Road

This is another example of a shophouse that has been restored. This shophouse is in Emerald Road just of Orchard Road and almost next to the Orchard Road Tourist Information Centre.

Reflections on Keppal Bay

Reflections on Keppal Bay is a luxury appartment complex in Singapore with views over Sentosa Island and Mount Fabre Parl. There are about 1240 99 year lease appartments in this complex. What  struck me was the architecture of curved towers not just straight towers They seem just to curve up skywards.  

Singapore Shophpuse

Singapore Shophouses

Shophouses were both home and business premises for many where families lived upstairs and ran a business  from downstairs. Due to the need for land, many of the shophouses were demolished to make way for high rise development. Some areas have been protected and restored by their owners. The drawing below is an example of […]