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Showcase: Pulau Ubin, The Last Kampong - Time Out Singapore: Photographer Lester Ledesma captures scenes from

Showcase: Pulau Ubin, The Last Kampong - Time Out Singapore: Photographer Lester Ledesma captures scenes from

One of the last rural areas of Singapore, the small island of Pulau Ubin – located off the city's North-East coast – is known as ‘The Last Kampong’, evoking an era before Singapore’s rush into modernity. Originally used for granite quarries in the 1960s, it’s now home to a sleepy community of less than 30 households. Life here is simple and unhurried, where next-door neighbours always have time to chat – it's a living testament to our country's humble beginnings, but perhaps not for much longer. While the island has been popular for tourists attracted to the island’s natural features (including the uniquely unspoiled Chek Jawa) and its quiet lifestyle, there are now plans to turn the island into an adventure park. Recent headlines have reported increased land usage fees for Ubin’s mostly low-income residents, a sign that life on the island may soon change forever. Above Co...

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