Singapore's history museum
Sir Stamford Raffles
Centuries later a great man arrived with the intention to "return the ancient glory" ,Sir Stamford Raffles landed by the Singapore riverto set up a trading post. The rest as they say is "Mordern History" ;) . Raffles didnpot only set up a trading post but built a business quarter as well . That area is know popularly known as Boat Quay.
* few excerpts are taken from the travel brouchers from singapore tourism.
*pics courtesy - Google images