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Jonker Walk Night Market

In this last post about Malacca we will be focusing on Jonker Street, or Jonker Walk as it is called. It is the centre street of the historical Chinatown, which is part of the Malacca world heritage site. 126 more words


Journey – Sky lantern 旅途 –天灯

First ever play the sky lantern, pray for peace and happiness


At Melaka, Malaysia

By kate


Melaka (The City of color)

Why the city of color? Because when I look back, that’s the first thing that runs into my head – images of colorful paintings, down the river. 593 more words


Strait to Melaka

After a few days in Kuala Lumpur I had managed to conquer one of the several train systems to find the ‘Bersepadu Selatan’ bus station to Melaka. 2,042 more words


The Portuguese Settlement

After exploring the city centre for a couple of days we headed over to the Portuguese settlement. The settlement was conceived in 1933, to preserve the religion, language, cultural traditions of the… 208 more words


Mr. Universe

If Filipinos are proud of their boxing champ Manny Pacquiao, Melakans are undoubtedly proud of their bodybuilding champ Datuk Wira. When in Melaka, one cannot avoid seeing the statues of Mr. 16 more words


Brief crossing of the Malaysian peninsula

I just had a glimpse of Malaysia, but a truly charming one: form the quietness of Malacca, to the authenticity of Ipoh, stopping on the way in an empty Kuala Lumpur due to the Chinese new year celebrations and escaping the city a few days to go camping in the forest, it was a highly interesting and diverse 10 days! 192 more words