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Take Me to the River

January 22nd 2020
The Belly of the Carp <em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">Singapore River was known as the Belly of the Carp to early traders because of its sweeping curve and the prosperous symbolism that comes with the golden carp. In Chinese legend the carp is a lucky fish. In Chinese, fish (yú) has the same pronunciation as the word <em style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal;">余 ... read more
Asia » Singapore » Boat Quay

Singapore Flag Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. It subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international ... ... read more
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