The views across to Singapore from the seafront, just a short walk from Sri Mariamman Temple, are doubly impressive after the cramped streets of the city centre. Several interesting attractions lie on or around Jalan Ibrahim, while just north of here is the fortress-like Sultan Ibrahim Building; formerly the home of the state government, which has been moved west to Kota Iskandar, the building is eventually scheduled to become a museum.

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