Red House closes its doors for good

March 24, 2003

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The Singapore Straits Times Newspaper (it’s online version, that is) has linked our Tahanan Homepage in an article about the closure of one of its oldest bakeries – the Red House. Our link was called – A Filipino tourist’s impression of Katong Bakery (di naman talaga kami tourist dito eh – HOY, mga OFW kami!!! hehehe).

Niyayabang ko lang, pasensya na. hehehe… if you want to read the full article, go to THE STRAITS TIMES INTERACTIVE: Red House closes its doors for good – MARCH 24, 2003. sana man lang eh nagpaalam sa amin ang mga kulokoy.

Singapore is such a young nation and does not have much of a “sense of history”. Sometimes, it allows the destruction of its old structures and be converted into new buildings and new shops. It does retain a lot of its old structures. But, in this case, I think it has failed. I hope I’m wrong because the Red House is a special place.

and that, ladies and gentlemen, in the words of mr. andy warhol is my 15 minutes. thank you very much for your understanding. actually si jet ang nagsulat ng text, so credit goes to her. she’s a much better writer than i could ever be.

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