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Kampong Glam, Singapore

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Cheery promenades bring an eclectic blend of history and culture together at Kampong Glam. Along the promenades you'll find quirky boutiques, international cuisine, and traditional wares such as rugs, perfumes, and clothing. The neighborhood has roots as a humble fishing village and was once known for its production of paperbark trees. The area's rich history can still be witnessed today, evidenced by the prominence of Malay culture and heritage. In 1822 the area was allocated to the Malay Sultan and Muslim community, including Arab and Bugis traders. Using our world travel planner, Singapore attractions like Kampong Glam can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Singapore's many special culture and religion of the small, across the street will have different customs, like a cultural tour, you can also want to use the delicious food
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  • This footprint is a mixed culture of artistry from shops, restaurants and mural wall paintings. You'll enjoy taking instagramable photos and feast at night with mixed race tourist.  more »
  • The area is predominantly Muslim population with a mixture of Arab, Turkish and Malay culture. The most famous site is the Sultan Mosque while Arab Street and Haji Lane attract the most crowds. Great ...  more »
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