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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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  • When you’re in Singapore, Kampong Glam is another part of city to explore. Colorful buildings, murals, scents along the way, make up the uniqueness of this place. I say, leisurely stroll at this... 
    When you’re in Singapore, Kampong Glam is another part of city to explore. Colorful buildings, murals, scents along the way, make up the uniqueness of this place. I say, leisurely stroll at this...  more »
  • We walked past the Masjid Sultan and street with mainly Turkish restaurants yet to open for business in search for breakfast but managed to find only one place open. The nasi lemak was only OK but... 
    We walked past the Masjid Sultan and street with mainly Turkish restaurants yet to open for business in search for breakfast but managed to find only one place open. The nasi lemak was only OK but...  more »
  • Centre around the beautiful mosque. Car free walk ways with shops and restaurants. Very bright with NBC a great relaxed atmosphere 
    Centre around the beautiful mosque. Car free walk ways with shops and restaurants. Very bright with NBC a great relaxed atmosphere  more »

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