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Little India Trail

The Little India Trail offered more than I expected from the event. The tour did what it said... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2015
Singfoodie
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Singapore, Singapore
Jalan besar tour

depending on how engaged the rest of the participants with the trail and the conversations, the... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2015
fridaywoo
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singapore
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4 Sep 2015
“Little India Trail”
31 Aug 2015
“Jalan besar tour”
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

The Little India Trail offered more than I expected from the event. The tour did what it said, offering a unique view of Singapore, one where participants learnt more about how real people in Singapore live. What was particularly well done was the encouragement of...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2015

depending on how engaged the rest of the participants with the trail and the conversations, the trail is meant to be quite thought provoking and makes you think harder about certain social issues we tend not to discuss too much about from another perspective. i...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2015

I really enjoyed the Little India trail. As a Singaporean, I feel like we don't get into our own culture and history as much as we might be as tourists in a different land. This was a great way to peel away, even just at...More

Thank Bernise A
Reviewed 25 August 2015

I went on the Jalan Besar trail together with my wife and sister-in-law. The trail really allowed us to see, feel, and understand how it is for the residents to live in this area. The tour also gave us a flavor of the tension points...More

Thank apvarona
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I can't recommend the Little India tour with the Thought Collective highly enough, and am really looking forward to booking onto some of the other routes they offer. Don't expect your typical tourist trail though, this is so much more than that. A lot of...More

Thank Aisling O
Reviewed 13 July 2015

more than just telling you the stories in the areas, the guide were always trying to get you to speak up and share your opinions! Be prepared to walk!!

Thank Marcus T
Reviewed 6 July 2015

The Little India Trail revealed meaningful insights of both its residents, both local and foreign, enabling participants to develop a sense of empathy to better appreciating their needs and concerns. Certain elements could be better managed. For instance, the final element of starting conversations with...More

1  Thank hozhiwei
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I found it very interesting to learn about hdb planning in Singapore and to stop to experience the space around me. The whole trail (as I understand it to be) is designed for participants to walk through different hdb estates in Toa Payoh and experience...More

Thank SandyLMT
Reviewed 8 June 2015

This trail is a very well-rounded take on Singapore, an equal mix of contemporary and historical, local and foreign, as well as human and nature. A strong sense of community and society is prevalent throughout, something that I have never encountered before in any tour....More

1  Thank JensonChen
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

This trip gave me a new perspetive to my community and the neighbourhoods I see in Singapore daily. The designs of the HDB blocks, pavilion and parks in our community are not by chance and I was really intrigued how the design of space was...More

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