Friday, 22 April 2016

Singapore Chestnut Nature Park (Southern loop) - April 2016

How to get there:
1) Chestnut Ave  (walk, cycle or drive from where there are many condos)
2) By Zhenghua park
3) By Hillview park connector or Dairy Farm nature park

Updated - June 2016
Video: Cycling from ZhengHua park to Chestnut Nature park


Resting house (Chestnut Point) with water and toilets. Note that vehicles are parking along the road (maybe just to save some money parking here), so be careful when walking or cycling on Chestnut Ave as there are no walkways.




Starting point for hiking and cycling

Hiking trail

Cycling trail

Hiking trail (Sunbird and Munia Trails, 2.2km)









Exit just outside PUB building

Nearest park or park connector
1) Zhenghua park 2
2) Dairy Farm nature park
3) Pang Sua park connector
4) Bukit Panjang park connector

Saturday, 16 April 2016

Singapore Chinese Garden October 2013 (updated April 2016)

Video: Cycling in Chinese and Japanese Gardens before they are closed for major upgrading


East entrance to Chinese garden linking Jurong park connector (link)

view of Chinese garden

view of Chinese garden

view of Chinese garden


7-storey pagoda

8-hero statues

8-hero statues

8-hero statues

8-hero statues



view of Chinese garden

view of Chinese garden

Twin pagodas

gate to Twin pagoda

view of Chinese garden - white rainbow bridge leading to West entrance

white rainbow bridge


white rainbow bridge

Main (west) entrance to Chinese Garden

Dragon & Phoenix courtyard

Confucius statue

bird-shaped plants

jade bridge

jade bridge


view of Chinese garden


tortoise museum

garden courtyard

garden courtyard

view of Chinese garden

Confucius terrace

view of Chinese garden


garden of fragrance

bonsai garden

bonsai garden

pebbles


garden of abundance

garden of abundance

garden of abundance

garden of abundance

view of Chinese garden

view of Chinese garden

view of Chinese garden

view of Chinese garden

bridge to Japanese garden (link)

Nearest park and park connector:
1) Jurong park connector
2) Jurong Lake park