Recommendation by Lemi
Unravel the lore that colors China's rich history through dioramas like no other. Haw Par Villa’s showstopper is the Journey to Hell where the green creature, “Hu Fa Shi Zhe,” doles out punishments for the afterlife. According to Chinese lore, there are 10 courts of Hell. The first, just to whet your appetite, is for thieves and gamblers frozen in a block of ice. Each diorama at this Singaporean park goes into intricate detail, the elaborate tableaux scattered along the theme park detailing the many customs, values, and myths of the region.