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Singapore’s Raffles Hotel: Remaking An Icon #1/2


Back in the 1970$ I used to oversee the audit of Raffles. I have fond memories of attending a dinner celebrating the 90th ‘birthday’ of the hotel replete with a concert of Noel Coward songs.

Back in the 1970s it was rather unkindly known to some as ‘Cockroach Hall’

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  1. 23/09/2019 11:39

    Cockroach hall sounds awful!


    • adamsmith1922 permalink*
      23/09/2019 12:05

      This was years before the major upgrades in more recent times

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