Lock Your Love at Singapore River

Did you know that there is a Love Locks Space in Singapore? Well, it came as a surprise to me too! We have all heard and read about the romantic Love Lock Bridge of Paris but who knew we had one such space in Asia as well.

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Singapore never ceases to surprise me. Every time I go out seeking one story, I come back with several. I was at The Central at Clarke Quay for a meeting this Monday. While waiting for the person of interest, I decided to take a walk along the Singapore River in the Clark Quay area when I stumbled upon this beautiful corner. 

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Hundreds of locks with colorful tags displaying pictures of couples and romantic messages were hanging on one side of the railing near the mall. As I walked further, there was a heart shaped wooden open area, also dedicated to cute little love locks. I walked around and read posters explaining the idea.

 

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So, basically, couples can buy their love locks from vending machines set inside The Centrall mall and near the Love Lock Space. Each lock costs 4 dollars (SGD). You can attach your pictures, messages and name tags along with the lock. As tempted as I was to buy my own lock, I decided to come back again with my husband and then do it.

 

 

5 comments

  1. What a beautiful idea! In the town next to ours there is a bridge over a gorge. Once when we were there we noticed several locks attached to the side railings. They were just some that people had brought with them. I’d forgotten about that. I must go back to see if they are still there.

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