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Upper & Lower Peirce Reservoir

Both Lower and Upper Peirces Reservoirs  are impounding reservoirs, created by damming the lower reaches of the *Kallang River. They are located near MacRitchie Reservoir and Upper Seletar Reservoir. These four reservoirs together with  the surrounding forests form the Central Catchment Area of … Continue reading

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Pulau Semakau – Inter-tidal Walk

Pulau Semakau is located to the south of the main island of Singapore. It was once home to a small fishing village as was the nearby island of Pulau Sakeng.  In 1987, the Singapore government, after having acquired the land … Continue reading

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Pengerang Battery (Johor, Malaysia)

Pengerang Battery is a World War Two fort located in  Johor, Malaysia. It is located near the exit of Tanjung Pengelih  immigration custom. Unlike most of the War World Two forts (Fort Canning, Fort Siloso, Labrador Battery) in Singapore, Pengerang … Continue reading

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Syonan Jinja

Syonan Jinja was a former Shinto shrine in the middle of the MacRitchie Reservoir forest. It was built by the Japanese Army and British prisoners-of-war  during the Japanese Occupation of Singapore in World War II. It was officially unveiled on 10 … Continue reading

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