Faces of
Malaysia
Tioman

Largest island of Malaysias east coast. It’s located 32km off the coast and is some 20km long and 12km wide and the highest peak is Gunung Kajang with 1038m. In the 70ies TIME magazine selected Tioman as one the world’s most beautiful islands but lost some flair in recent years due to do development. The island has eight main villages, many beaches and is densely forested and is surrounded by numerous coral reefs, making it a scuba diving haven.

Penang

Penang is the name of an island in the Straits of Malacca, and also of one of the states of Malaysia, located on the north-west coast of peninsular Malaysia. Penang is the second smallest state in Malaysia after Perlis, and the eighth most populous. A resident of Penang is colloquially known as a Penangite. The city Georgetown is the 2nd biggest city in Malaysia and traveller′s hub.

Singapore, Malaysia

Lucky Plaza

address: 304 Orchard Road, Singapore 238863
lucky-plaza-singapore-center-court.jpg, Shopping Mall at Orchard Road, hub to Singapore's filipino community with many pinoy shops and restaurants
Shopping Mall at Orchard Road, hub to Singapore's filipino community with many pinoy shops and restaurants

How to get to Lucky Plaza
Lucky Plaza is located in the heart of Orchard Road between Tangs Plaza and Paragon Shopping Centre.
MRT
The closest MRT station (less than 5min walk just opposite the road below ION shopping mall) is Orchard Station (NS22, North-South line)
Buses
There is a bus stop right in front of Lucky Plaza served by these bus lines:
1N, 2N, 3N, 4N, 5N, 6N, 7, 14, 14e, 16, 65, 106, 111, 123, 175
 

Lucky Plaza street view
Lucky Plaza, street view from Orchard Road (photo: Google Street View)


employment agency, Lucky Plaza
employment agency for domestic helpers from Philippines and Indonesia


filipino food restaurant, Lucky Plaza Singapore
filipino food restaurant


filipino food store, Lucky Plaza Singapore
one of many stores selling food and other products from the Philippines


bank from Philippines, Lucky Plaza Singapore
long queues on weekends, bank from Philippines


Lucky Plaza Singapore



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