Magical road journeys: Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1

18 11 2014

On a bright and sunny morning, the light of the newly risen sun, in streaming through the glorious canopy of trees, transforms a stretch of Ang Mo Kio Avenue 1 into an enchanted world. The stretch is one along which I have made many a journey, having opened in 1977, when I was living just off it. It is only in more recent times that I have seen it cast in this magical light, best observed in the half an hour or so after the sun has come up.

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4 responses

1 12 2014
Tom Robb

Hi, Im writing about my time in Singapore early 70. Always stayed at the SAVOY HOTEL. Old pink stucco hotel next to what was to become the Mosque and opposite and up from the pool. Looking for photos of this wonderful old building. Rgds Tom Robb

29 01 2015
MKT

Love your blog and very eager each time you post your story.
Great master piece!

30 01 2015
Jerome Lim, The Wondering Wanderer

Thanks MKT 🙂

13 11 2016
Daniel Lim

Dear Jerome,

My name is Daniel, and I am currently doing up a heritage gallery about the history of Ang Mo Kio. I came across your blog post and there are several pictures and write-ups that I would like to use.

Would it be possible to contact me to dialogue more please?

Thank you.

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