My Photographs: Top 5 Raffles Hotel, Singapore.

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Raffles Hotel, May 2015. Visitors to Singapore should set aside an hour or so for a wander around one of the world’s most impressive colonial-style hotels. Located on Beach Road, you simply can’t miss Raffles; a colossal whiter-than-white structure that simply oozes the weight of its own history. Opened in 1887 by the Armenian businessmen The Sarkie Brothers under the motto “Patronized by nobility, loved by all”; they named their new hotel after Sir Thomas Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore.

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