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Golden Palace Holiday Resort in the 1970s.

The old school Elephant playground.

An aerial photograph of Pasir Ris Hotel.

Flats with porthole openings.

Loyang Tua Pek Kong Temple, an icon in Pasir Ris.

Pasir Ris Holiday

A new trail traces its roots as a vacation spot in the 1800s.
Dec 27, 2019 5:50 AM

WAY BEFORE SKI holidays in Niseko became the norm, snagging a coveted chalet in East Coast Park or Pasir Ris for a beach-side barbecue was enough to qualify you for some bragging rights.

But even before that – in the late 1800s - Pasir Ris was a vacation spot for Singapore’s early wealthy

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