Monthly Archives: May 2012

St John’s Island, Singapore

Introduction St John’s Island previously known as Pulau Sakijang Bendera, is one of the southern islands of Singapore. It is located approximately 6.5 km to the south of the mainland Singapore. Sir Stamford Raffles the founder of Singapore actually anchored … Continue reading

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Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall

Introduction The Sun Yat Sen Nanyang Memorial Hall also known as Wan Qing Yuan served as the  home and headquarters of Sun’s revolutionary activities in Southeast Asia. Sun who visited Singapore eight times between 1900 and 1911 stayed at the … Continue reading

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Lake Toba – Sipisopiso Waterfall – Berastagi – Mount Sibayat

Introduction Lake Toba located about 176 km from Medan city is the largest volcanic lake in the world.  It is 100 kilometres long, 30 kilometres wide, and 505 metres at its deepest point. It covers an area of 1,707 sq … Continue reading

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