Singapore is a city-state in Southeast Asia. Founded by Sir Stamford Raffles in 1819 as a trading post of the East India Company, it has become, since independence in 1963, one of the world's most prosperous countries.
Singapore is an interesting mix of the skyscrapers and subways of a modern affluent city with a medley of traditional Chinese, Malay, and Indian influences. Add to that a pleasant tropical climate, interesting food, and a vibrant night-life scene, and you'll understand why the Garden City makes a great stopover or springboard into the region.
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Asia (Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand)
Type: Rivers & Rails
Some people know instinctively how to live the colorful life. Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, who founded Singapore in 1819, was one of them. Fascinated by the natural history of his adopted home, the East Indies, he surrounded himself with zoologist...View Journey »
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