Our Islands of Paradise
Off the shores of Singapore’s main island lie dozens of little hidden slices of paradise, namely our offshore islands. Awaiting a short distance from the city are scenic areas of rustic charm, delicate ecological habitats and troves of cultural treasures - our very own Islands of Paradise.
Discover some of our offshore islands around Singapore in this story map.
View the story map in full screen or on your mobile device by scanning the QR code below.
This story map is not a comprehensive coverage of the nature areas in Singapore.
The title of the base map used in this story map is the “Singapore Topographical Map” (1987).
- This story map used related articles in Infopedia, HistorySG, BiblioAsia, Roots, The Long And Winding Road, and Wild Shores of Singapore as references. It also consulted the following books: Singapore Street Names: A Study of Toponymics (2013), What’s in the Name?: How the Streets and Villages in Singapore Got Their Names (2018), Ray Tyers’ Singapore: Then & Now (2018), and Singapore: A Guide to Buildings, Streets, Places (1988).
- This story map was made by Serene Koh and Yeo Soon Ping.