Discover the Beautiful Town of Ang Mo Kio
Situated in north-central Singapore is Ang Mo Kio, a new town. Ang Mo Kio New Town is divided into a town center with 6 neighborhoods and is Singapore's seventh new town. This well established town has residential areas, markets, schools, a hospital and many other important facilities. A dynamic town, Ang Mo Kio experiences constant development.
Ang Mo Kio New Town is known for its friendly, generous and caring atmosphere. The Kampong people who reside here were originally farmers, laborers and merchants. Family bonds are strong in Ang Mo Kio as is seen in the multi-generational apartments. Ang Mo Kio has developed from a small simple community into a large urban area with all the needed amenities and conveniences.
Ang Mo Kio Park is the hub of recreation and activities. Situated in a hilly area, the area is best-known as a bird park. People of all ages enjoy visiting the park. The park has been founded on the site of an old rubber estate. Rubber trees along with nutmeg and cinnamon trees can be observed here. A five km track is well used by walkers and runners. There is also an exercise area, tai chi section and children's playground. Visit at any time of the day and breathe in the fresh air whilst admiring the beautiful scenery. Along the Kallang River cyclists can take advantage of the bicycle path. Community centers in Ang Mo Kio also offer a variety of sporting opportunities including basket ball and badminton.
As with most of Singapore, transport is not a problem in Ang Mo Kio. On the North South MRT Line is the Ang Mo Kio MRT Station. Nearby is a bus exchange where you can make use of the bus services. There are several hotels in Ang Mo Kio New Town which provide visitors with excellent, friendly service.
Be sure to include Ang Mo Kio New Town, a unique and distinctive town, on your itinerary when visiting Singapore.