09 August 2014 08:15
49 reasons we love Singapore

Another year older, another year better. We look at 49 reasons* why we are proud to call Singapore our home.



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Text: Junn Loh, Dang Hui Ling, Kymie Hwang, Jovina Ng, Ng Jia Yi and Ilsa Chan

1. Love for things nostalgic

A wave of nostalgia is sweeping Singapore. With the country rapidly changing these days, many Singaporeans are looking back to the past and fighting to preserve what’s left of our heritage and culture.

And that’s not limited to petitions to save disappearing buildings and playgrounds, and immortalising of old school snacks and games in the form of souvenirs and accessories, even homes and cafes sporting the retro-cool vibe are all the rage!

*Listed in no particular order.