Willis's Singapore guide

This guide book gives a brief description of Sir Stamford Raffles, background information on the history of Singapore and general information about banks, hotels, transportation, postal and other services. It highlights some of the tourist attractions such as the Botanical Gardens, the Singapore Zoo and the Great World and New World Amusement Parks, what and where to shop and eat. There is also mention of places of interest in Johore and Malacca and tours to pineapple and rubber plantations. Illustrated with maps and photographs.


Willis's Singapore guide
Singapore--Description and travel
Places of interest
A.C. Willis, 1936
Digital Description
application/pdf, 22773 KB, 260 p.
Table of Contents
Sir Stamford Raffles (Founder of Singapore)
General information: banks, baggage, hotels, boarding houses
General: where to obtain meals, yellow topped taxis, touring cars, shopping, Johore, Botanical Gardens, The Gap, miscellaneous places of interest
Consulates & tourist agencies
Malayan Post Office guide
Malayan air mails 1936
Church services
Mount Emily Swimming Pool
Singapore's Petticoat Lane
Singapore (to-day and yesterday)
Raffles Place
Trolley bus tour
F.M.S. railways
Traffic in Singapore
Botanical Gardens
The Singapore Zoo
Johore Bahru
Ujontana (Malacca)
Rattans and canes
To a pineapple plantation
The Sati Club
Rubber plantations
General information for the tourist, passenger and seafarer at a glance, extracts from the whole guide.
All Rights Reserved. National Library Board Singapore 2006.


Accompanying Illustrations

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