The Strange Building - Three Sister

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Singapore (i/ˈsɪŋəpɔər/ or /ˈsɪŋɡəpɔər/), officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia. It lies off the southern tip of the Malay Peninsula and is 137 kilometres (85 mi) north of the equator. Made up of the lozenge-shaped main island (widely known as Singapore Island but also as Pulau Ujong, its native Malay name) and over 60 much smaller islets,[8] it is separated from Peninsular Malaysia by the Straits of Johor to its north and from Indonesia's Riau Islands by the Singapore Strait to its south. The country is highly urbanised, with very little primary rainforest remaining. Its territory has consistently expanded through land reclamation.

Республика Сингапу́р (англ. Republic of Singapore; малайск. Republik Singapura; кит. упр. 新加坡共和国, пиньинь: Xīnjiāpō Gònghéguó; там. சிங்கப்பூர் குடியரசு Ciŋkappūr Kudiyarasu) — город-государство, расположенный на островах в Юго-Восточной Азии, отделённых от южной оконечности Малаккского полуострова узким Джохорским проливом. Граничит с султанатом Джохор, входящим в состав Малайзии и с островами Риау в составе Индонезии.

Название Сингапур произошло от малайского синга (лев), заимствованного от санскритского सिंह siMha (лев), и санскритского पुर pura (город).

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Comments (253)

RNLatvian on June 29, 2014

Really beautiful! Like! Greetings!

SD34 on June 30, 2014

WOW! Gorgeous night view!

Wonderful architecture photo. ☆☆Favorite+L!☆☆

Best wishes from JPN,SD34

Darja Brus on July 1, 2014

Great shot. Like. Best regards, Darja.

---=XEON=--- on July 2, 2014

Thanks you AlexCoy, Lucien Kivit, Artem Cherednik, Anupam Mukherjee, Lemonio, okolot, sogesehen, m.ta®han, Haokmtu, Filip Jurovatý, Therese Beck, Senad Džinić, Sergey Kreps, RNLatvian, SD34 and Darja Brus

Ciacci on July 7, 2014

Spettacolare, sia la foto che il grattacielo

Kamalakar Anthati on July 7, 2014

Beautiful Night Shot,Excellent XEON,

Stevia (Save Panoram… on August 26, 2014

Hello XEON, this is an fantastic and impressive night view of the famous building! I like your photo very much!

~L͜͝i͜͝k͜͝e͜͝ ͜͝&͜͝ ͜͝Y͜͝S͜͝~

Many greetings from South Germany sends Stevia

---=XEON=--- on December 31

Thanks you ALL

Elle V on January 1

Superb night shot ..Great composition and nice colors..


Happy New Year 2015!!

Greetings from Italy..Elle V

Sirka on January 1

Marvelous night view!F68&L165

---=XEON=--- on January 4

Meny thanks you

Paolo Savigni on January 5

Incredible architecture!
Well taken.
best wishes, Paolo

Diana Angelova on March 20

Very beautiful place and photo! Like! Favorite! Greetings, Diana

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  • Uploaded on April 30, 2012
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    by ---=XEON=---
    • Taken on 2011/12/04 22:44:03
    • Exposure: 3.200s
    • Focal Length: 9.80mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.200
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash