The area is said to be named after Mr Lim Boon Keng, a prominent physician banker who lived through the tumult of WWII. Today the entire area is home to a sprawling housing estate.
One of the thing we like about this place is the number of old hawker centres that offer a plethora of cheap yet wonderful eats. Hmmm…. publishing this already makes us want to go there.
Part of the MRT series here.