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Merlion, Marina Bay

Merlion, Marina Bay

Singapore, the Lion City, is also known as Singapura. The origin of name Singapura dates back to the 11 century AD and literaly means Lion City in Sanskrit. The Merlion is symbolic of the ancient city of Temasek, destroyed in the 4th century AD, the current location of Singapore.

Canon EOS 10D
1/20s f/3.5 at 28mm iso400 full exif

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Guest 29-Dec-2006 03:09
This 's one of the place I love most in S'pore and I used to spend times with my pals there a lot .
Rachel Abraham 15-Jan-2006 08:03
beautiful!