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Sago Street (Street Of The Dead)

Chinatown, Singapore, Singapore
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Good place for souvenir shopping

This place is quite famous and crowded around the evening to night time. But it is best to go in... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Jonathan Y
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Great street for souvenir shopping

This area is great for souvenir shopping. Interesting pieces, great prices. There are 2 really... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
Kerry K
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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This place is quite famous and crowded around the evening to night time. But it is best to go in the afternoon which is less crowded but hotter. There are a lot of souvenirs sold here at a very cheap and reasonable price. To add...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

This area is great for souvenir shopping. Interesting pieces, great prices. There are 2 really amazing temples nearby as well.

Thank Kerry K
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

This is a street near to Chinatown. It is very lively as there are many tourists. Lots of shops selling souvenirs and also food stores and restaurants.

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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Good place for souvenirs. Interesting architectural landscape. nice local foods to try nearby. Good festive atmosphere

1  Thank MelvL
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Reviewed 9 May 2017

The street links Trengganu Street to South Bridge Road and has been converted into a pedestrian mall. Once a place home to brothels, it now houses food outlets, bars, retail shops and on the other side, there is a row of pushcarts selling a range...More

1  Thank L0k1m4n
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

It's just an average street with usual touristy rubbish and street food. But you do it if in the area to view the temples

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Shops selling tourist tat, food stalls, nothing really special - have a wander but wouldn't go out of your way.

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Sago Street , in Singapore's Chinatown, has a long and fascinating history. It was called Sago Street because in the 1840s there were some 40 sago factories, making sago flour from the pith of the Rumbia Palm Later it became one of Singapore's main red...More

3  Thank David B
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Reviewed 8 April 2016

Sago Street and the adjoining lanes are filled with tourist bric a brac which I had little interest in, but it was a nice way to spend some time. There is food as well, fresh fruit stalls, open air restaurants, and I bought some mini...More

2  Thank g n
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Reviewed 7 April 2016

We went with a local friend and one of the Hawker stands had 20 people lining up for chicken and rice. The place was spotlessly clean, one stand sold Japanese food one third the price you would pay in Sydney Its worthwhile having a look...More

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