Pulau Ubin April Fools!

It was April Fool's Day and so my friend and I decided to go to an island to have some FUN! Guess which island? Pulua Ubin! A small island in Singapore, which is small but definitely an interesting and fun place to go to. It is a small island (10.19 km²) situated at the northeast of Singapore, to the west of Pulau Tekong. Granite quarrying supported a few thousand settlers on Pulau Ubin in the 1960s, but only about a hundred villagers live there today. It is one of the last rural areas to be found in Singapore, with an abundance of natural flora and fauna.

We were so excited when we got to the ferry as it is the only mode of transport to Pulau Ubin, we simply wanted to get started with our April Fool’s fun at the ferry!

The first thing we did when we reached the island was rent a bike and yes, we started the fun! A mask (Mr Ah Glee) was playing around on the island and even tried to play pranks hahaha! Whenever we saw something fun and worth having some prank shots, we will stop cycling and shoot, shoot, shoot!

One of lomography’s rules: Shoot While Cycling!

This island, Pulau Ubin, is definitely a good place to visit, as you cycle around on the dirt tracks and even on wet and uneven tracks, say “hello” to the nature, have some coconut drinks (you will feel real good drinking it after a long round of cycling) and many more. So visit this island soon, which is fun and interesting!

written by bao_wei on 2012-04-30 in #world #locations #cycle #ferry #april #nature #fun #select-type-of-location #escape-from-the-city

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