Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Change Alley, Singapore.

Change Alley, Singapore.

Change Alley  is a cluster of shops in the financial district of Raffles Place in Downtown Core planning area in Singapore. It links Raffles Place to Collyer Quay. The place is named after the Change Alley of London, where stockbrokers congregated.The alley has a tenant mix of fashion, food, jewellery and services. The shopping arcade is divided into two zones, the Change Alley Aerial Plaza which is an overhead bridge crossing Collyer Quay (Clifford Pier to Hitachi Tower) and the Change Alley which is located inside Hitachi Tower and Chevron House. The place was a major shopping mall in the city for decades, used to sell a wide range of goods. Before getting its present name in the late 19th century, it was known as Spottiswoode Lane.



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