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A fleeting weekend in Malacca, Malaysia

It was five weeks ago now since our weekend trip to Malacca. We left Singapore at 8 am, with a scheduled arrival in Malacca by lunchtime. 573 more words


Names X Interstate mad-/kind- ness

More than a month ago I went on a solo trip to Malacca with SG being the jump off point: a rash decision made around 6PM, after learning that the last bus (with available tickets) would depart exactly an hour after. 1,018 more words


Malacca Trip: 12th July 2014

Sacrificing sleep and a much needed rest after my ICT, we drove off early Saturday morning on our road-trip to Malacca. We set off at 5.30am, and the traffic was smooth the whole way with no hiccups at both immigration checkpoints. 717 more words



After many recommendations from friends, I finally visited the historical town of Melaka. During my stay I was fortunate enough to meet professional wanderer, artist and chef extraordinaire, … 125 more words


Malaysia: The Land of Squatting Toilets, Ridiculous Trishaws, and No Sidewalks

Guys, it’s official. I’ve been in Southeast Asia for more than a month now! My apartment is finally, FINALLY livable, I ran my first chemistry lab, and, as of this¬†weekend, I made my first trip out of the country. 1,543 more words


Off the beaten path through Malaysia

May 4 – Sunday
Had an early start to get breakfast and head to the bus station.  It was such a hot muggy walk that it really puts you in a bad mood very easily. 2,296 more words