19 Jul '14, 2pm
Have a love-hate relationship staying in Tampines? Tell us about it here
I have lived in Tampines for 30 years. Over these years, it has transformed from a small town with little amenities to the current Tampines New Town with so many varieties of facilities. Public Transport is easily available by buses and train.Especially when there will be 2 more new MRT Stations coming up in 2017. They are the Tampines East and Tampines West MRT Stations. The interchange area is bustling with life and excitement. Currently, there are 3 major shopping malls around the interchange area. There are also sport facilities such as swimming complex, stadium, fitness centres etc. Like many said, Tampines is the next Orchard Road of the east. There is also no lack of institutions such as Temasek Polytechnic and the ITE College East is just nearby in the estate of Simei.The United World College of South East Asia is also situated at Tampines. In conclusion, Tampines ...