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Marina Bay Sands Singapore At Night 9
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I had an overnight in Singapore and happened to be staying near Marina Bay Sands which is a very nice park and shopping complex with beautiful lights shining across the water and surrounded by tall buildings.  The park was crowded with people out running, biking, exercising, taking a tour, or just out with a loved one. 

When I first got there I could hear music playing from the other end of the park from what I assumed was a free concert with a light show.  By the time I got to the source of the music it had already ended so I never did find out for sure.


Please enjoy this sphere and the others that make up my virtual tour of Marin Bay Sands in Singapore. 

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Copyright: Erik Bjers
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 16000x8000
Chargée: 19/12/2013
Mis à jour: 13/10/2014
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Tags: travel; water; reflections; lights; people; outdoors; tourism; shopping mall; marina; show; concert; night; clouds; building; singapore; marina bay sands; tour; bridge
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