10 Things You Didn't Know About Singapore

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Singapore
1. Singapore is made up of 63 + islands
2. It is actually 25% bigger than it was during independence (thanks to reclamation)
3. There is a height restriction on buildings of 280 metres
4. The Singapore flyer is the world’s tallest observation wheel 165 metres
5. Singapore has the fastest walkers on the planet
Singapore, Copenagen, Madrid, Guangzhou, Dublin
6. Singapore is the wrong time zone
‘Actual’ time (GMT + 7.5)
Time Now (GMT + 8)
7. Chilli Crab created in Singapore is one of the world’s 7 iconic dishes
8. Singapore’s Bukit Timah nature reserve has a wider variety of trees than all of North America
9. Singaporeans can vote in the British elections (as part of the Commonwealth)
10. The world’s first international organization for toilet sanitation was founded in Singapore

10 Things You Didn't Know About Singapore

shared by EdgeMediaSG on May 27, 2013 in Travel


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Singapore - a tiny tropical island best known for its national airline, its food and for being a leading financial centre in Asia. The country may be small, but it is pretty interesting. Here's 10 thi...
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