Bishan is home to Singapore’s upper-middle class, for whom the district was specially developed. The government has also built public housing flats and rejuvenated the area with new facilities such as schools, neighbourhood parks, town and neighbourhood centres, community centres, and centres for religious worship. In the middle of the neighbourhood is Junction 8, a popular commercial and entertainment hub centred around a 14-storey shopping mall.

Bishan Park is one of the largest parks in Singapore, a beautiful green area with lakes and bridges