Travel Blogs from Malacca City, Malaysia

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Food.  It's what's for breakfast, lunch, dinner..., Melacca, Malaysia travel blog

Food. It's what's for breakfast, lunch, dinner...

A travel blog entry by philthy

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We are now in Melacca, Malasia enjoying one more day here before we hear up to the Taman Negara National Park for some hiking. We've gotten a few email questions on the food here and I thought I'd take a moment to descibe what we've been eating so ...

Malacca, history, food, and street races, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Malacca, history, food, and street races

A travel blog entry by jeroenandlinda

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... not too fancy. They do have an egg counter where we order two soft boiled eggs. Little do we know that soft boiled here in Malaysia is actually hardly boiled so egg white runs out when I crack the shell. We ask the waiter to toss them back in the water ...

Its a Cracker, Malacca, Malaysia travel blog

Its a Cracker

A travel blog entry by bush-trotters

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... already seeing the truth in assurances we'd been given that travel in SE Asia is less troublesome than India! Malacca is the historical seat of Malaysia. In the 14-16th Centuries it was a thriving port and major trading centre. That was until the ...

Need some food!, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Need some food!

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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... into restaurants I was ready to go home, had a wee bit of a hissy fit, the book does state that being a vegetarian in Malaysia is tough, but this place was taking the biscuit, one thing that can instantly turn me into wanting to go home is definitely ...

Malacca Malakka so good they named it twice, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Malacca Malakka so good they named it twice

A travel blog entry by reuben_brown

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... all closed up. Livia and I walked a couple of blocks to try and find the seafront. We found a murky channel seperating Malaysia from Indonesia, full of ships and surrounded by wasteland and the now defunct Eye on Malaysia, like the London eye ...

Malaka, Malacca, Malaysia travel blog

Malaka

A travel blog entry by vermundoalos50

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Hemos vuelto a la ciudad. Donde hay internet y muchos lugares donde comer. Estamos en Chinatown (aquí siempre hay un chinatown y unlittle India) Es muy bonito, todas las calles con farolitos rojos (de plástico por la lluvia) lo más divertido fué que ...

Malacca, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Malacca

A travel blog entry by bee.sass

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... all three of us got in his van & headed off to Malacca (1.5hrs from KL) It was lovely to get out of the city and see Malaysia from another view, there are palm plantations everywhere, on either side of the road the palms grow thick & strong and ...

Mentawai Island, Mentawai Island, Indonesia travel blog

Mentawai Island

A travel blog entry by ardhan

Located in the middle of Indian Ocean, 150 km and takes 9 hours trip from Padang, West Sumatra-Mentawai glowing with all the nature spirits and make it an extraordinary escaping spot from a hectic life. Mentawai is the natural habitat for 16 endemic ...

Melaka Old colonial town, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Melaka Old colonial town

A travel blog entry by jonandrose

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... about it and very friendly, start of with all the free museums and galleries also the sultans palace and fortresses. It is A big city but the tourist area very compressed which is good considering it is now 35 degrees and only 10.30am. Had a quick word ...

Millionaire reunion, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Millionaire reunion

A travel blog entry by jonandrose

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... 's never really liking big cities but it is clean and safe here like most Malaysian places. It has taken me a while to get used to Malaysia but I have grown very fond of it compared to the Philippines, I like the people a lot. A mad scramble to get a ...

Nyonya - the reason we came..., Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Nyonya - the reason we came...

A travel blog entry by jothomas

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From Singapore we caught a bus to Malacca, a city on the Peninsular Malaysia (West Coast). The border control was alot easier than any we experienced in The 'Americas' and we sailed through with no problems. The journey was comfy to say the ...

Colonial-ness, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Colonial-ness

A travel blog entry by sitwed

Spent a couple of days in Malacca or Melaka, depending on where you are from depends on its spelling. Sounds the same so all is good. We walked around the town and saw the remnants of the colonial history and what once made it one of the busiest ports in ...

Turtles Typhoid and Taxi's, Melacca malaysia, Malaysia travel blog

Turtles Typhoid and Taxi's

A travel blog entry by pmaustin

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... which is detailed in the Lonely Planet guide book. It makes sure you cover most things of interest in this pretty little city. Its buildings have much Chinese influence along with Portuguese and English. It was very, very hot and when we had completed ...

Malaka, Malaka, Malaysia travel blog

Malaka

A travel blog entry by alexklarka

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English - After 8 months on the road our clothes are looking a little worse for wear. So on the way down to Singapore we stopped off in KL again to catch up on some cheap shopping in China Town. After KL we took a bus down to a place called Malaka - ...

Miles and Malls, Melaca, Malaysia travel blog

Miles and Malls

A travel blog entry by heathermills

... Melaka on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia.  The express bus took us from central Singapore to the border with Malaysia via a long causeway linking the island to the mainland. Crossing the border was an arduous process involving getting off the ...

Bazaars and Skyscrapers, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Bazaars and Skyscrapers

A travel blog entry by alexandsarah

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... , we managed to do things fairly cheaply. A lot of walking done in the day and a half we had there. We caught the train to Malacca which is where we are situated @ this point of time, looking to move onto Kuala Lumpar tomorrow. I will end our travel blog ...

I love Jonker Street!, Malacca, Malaysia travel blog

I love Jonker Street!

A travel blog entry by jentravels

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... eating lots of street food and buying lots from the amazing stalls at the side of the road! We both loved the atmosphere in Malacca and found ourselves in one of the cafes each day watching the world go by. The street food was pretty good - we tried ...

Last day in Malacca, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Last day in Malacca

A travel blog entry by jonandrose

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... my hosts over the last 5 days and head for Singapore tomorrow and think of my Trip to Cambodia, cant wait to see Ankor Wat and also the grim killing fields of Phnom Penn. Goodbye Malaysia for now as it seems inevitable I will return some day. ...

Tre giorni di cultura.... culinaria in Malesia, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Tre giorni di cultura.... culinaria in Malesia

A travel blog entry by ilsalmone

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... piedi in una vasca piena di pesci che per un quarto d'ora fanno delle tue caviglie un banchetto, da provare assolutamente. Questa è Malacca, anche se le premesse sembravano disastrose, bisogna ammettere che è la città che si è fatta più apprezzare, ...

ofu, que calorcito, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

ofu, que calorcito

A travel blog entry by angelita.lita

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Dia 1  Me he quedado corta recortando los pantalones. 33º, con sensacion termica de 36. Una humedad maravillosa, jajaja. Pero merece la pena. he ido andando desde donde me ha dejado el bus (grassland) hasta chinatown, con el solitron y el ...

Pretty mix, Malacca, Malaysia travel blog

Pretty mix

A travel blog entry by witek

A very nice place. You can see lots of various colonial influences, which mesh together quite nicely. ...

Malacca, un peu de Chine et d'histoire..., Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Malacca, un peu de Chine et d'histoire...

A travel blog entry by mikadiena

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... sans encombre toujours au milieu des plantations de Palmiers a huiles, avec pour seul probleme le deuxieme chauffeur du Johor Baru/Malacca qui n'a pas hesite a transformer son bus en Frigo! Arrives a Malacca un peu tard le soir, nous trouvons de quoi ...

Windmühlen, Super-Inder, China Town und Oettinger, Malakka, Malaysia travel blog

Windmühlen, Super-Inder, China Town und Oettinger

A travel blog entry by zwanzigdreizehn

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Malakka, die einst bedeutende Hafenstadt im Südwesten der malaysischen Halbinsel gibt Ihrer vorgelagerten Straße von Malakka ihren Namen, heute bekannt als eines der pirateriegefährlichsten Handelsgewässer der Welt. Sie ist eine Weltkulturerbestätte ...

Stalked by a monk, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Stalked by a monk

A travel blog entry by senorbrian

So it seems wherever i go the past couple of days this monk jumps out of nowhere and demands a donation its crazy i was taking a photo and all a sudden hes trying to force into my hand a piece of paper which if i accepted i would have to offer a payment ...

The Oldest city in Malaysia, Malacca, Malaysia travel blog

The Oldest city in Malaysia

A travel blog entry by andrewy

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Today I joined a tour with Hans Travel to Malacca, the oldest city in Malaysia. The City started back in 1300's settled by the Indian King Parameswara. In the year on 1407, Zhang Ho from China visited and sent Hineses settler to the area. Soon came the ...

Melaka..., Melaka, , Malaysia travel blog

Melaka...

A travel blog entry by wishuwerehere7

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... had misplaced her visa type card we were given when we entered Singapore which u need in order to enter into Malaysia. they then confiscated her passport and marched her to bus to rummage through all of her stuff which took about 10 minutes ...

Free time, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Free time

A travel blog entry by jonandrose

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Another scorching day and going to have a bus tour after breakfast, an old London double decker bus. Malacca is a very quaint town and have been down to the coast to see the Straights of Malacca, it has a ring about it and one of those places ...

shacca lacca malacca, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

shacca lacca malacca

A travel blog entry by senorbrian

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so i had some time to kill before going to KL to visit my friends so i stoped off in this nice lil historic town its been influanced by pretty much everyone from india china malay dutch portuguse english and of course japan!! The historic area is very ...

Sailing........., Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Sailing.........

A travel blog entry by pebbles1

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Ok, where do we start?  Singapore obviously. We left Singapore on Saturday evening sailing towards Malacca. Everything on board was just perfect  - as we expected.  Many of the crew were the same as when we were on the sister ship, Start ...

Malacca Trip, Malacca City, Malaysia travel blog

Malacca Trip

A travel blog entry by mlrucker

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Two day, two night trip to Malacca, Malaysia with 200 students from SMU (Singapore Management University), NTU (Nanyang Tech University), and NUS (National University of Singapore). Made it to Malacca (aka Melaka) in about four hours by bus including ...

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