When does a trip to Singapore, we often need a cheap place to eat-rousing? Depending on where you are “roaming”, usually there is always a food court or hawker center that fits your needs. When they are around Telok Ayer, the choice is Lau Pa Sat.
Lau Pa Sat is one successful example of the Government of Singapore to the preservation of heritage buildings. Formerly, Lau Pa Sat is Telok Ayer Market which has a long history. This market is starting to develop in the Raffles, later became an important market fish. In the subsequent period, the area around Telok Ayer developed into Singapore’s financial center. Magnificent buildings and graceful in the vicinity is a large reputable banks of the world.
The building is structurally sound markets cast iron imported from Glasgow, UK. Victorian-style architecture unique Japanese bomb survivors when held in Singapore in 1942. This building had cracked due to the excavation of underground MRT station, and because it was torn down and then reassembled into a building that is now proud of. This is one of the few buildings of gagrak iron structure that remains intact Victorian architecture in the world.