Another Peranakan Milestone – How to have a nostalgic day trip in Singapore, Bangkok & Bali!
Amidst the flurry and bustle of modern lifestyle, revisiting the days of eras past offers a wonderful escape to a simpler time. Discover the enchantment and memories of yesteryear with a nostalgic day trip back in time, and explore the stories of three charming neighbourhoods in Singapore, Bangkok and Bali.
Katong, Singapore: A stroll through Katong rewards you with a rich experience, coloured with decades of tales that have transpired since its idyllic seaside beginnings.
Stop by at The Intan, a two-storey private home museum tucked away in Joo Chiat. With a name that means ‘rose-cut diamond’ in Bahasa Melayu, the personal collection offers a precious glimpse into the heritage of its owner, Mr Alvin Yapp, a local of Peranakan descent. Sip home-brewed tea and snack on traditional kueh while Mr Yapp regales delightful facts about the Peranakan culture, before taking you on a private house tour.
Read more about it here.