Ramada Plaza Melaka
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- Swimming pool
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TravelPod Member ReviewsRamada Plaza Melaka
Nice hotel with pool; good food.
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Travel Blogs from Melaka
... the shipping container. I was in the cool Maccas restaurant trying to upload the pod and Facebook, but it was painfully slow and I only got a few pictures up.
Both the Bartons and us had some electronics and stuff to sort out, so the next morning we went our own ways through Melaka and took in some sights too.
As it happened, Des and I only drove 5 or 6 kilometres down the road when we found a beautiful beach around a salt water ...
... it gives a glimpse of living in Melaka over almost a century. Our tour guide was the current owner, a nice eighty two year old lady. Her father built the house and it was opened to the public when he died in 1992. Over the years Santosa has been in many papers, local and international and has won a few tourist awards. We walked through the house as she explained what we saw which included many antiques, pictures and a 200 year old gong, ...
We developed a thing about hot springs in South America. So we were delighted to discover Malacca has them too. But Malacca is a fairly big city. How to find them? The answer came from Irene, our delightful landlady/owner of River One Residence who really couldn't do enough for us. When she wasn't dishing out homemade Chinese soup or spring rolls or fruit, or being generally 'bonkers' (not a word I like or would use easily but it fits her like a glove) she was..giving us unasked for ...
... place a few blocks away so we went a tried it out. We both got the Nyonya Asam Laksa that the lady working there recommended. It was a spicy broth that had a hint of tomato soup to it filled with thick rice noodles and all kinds of bits and pieces. Egg, prawn, tofu, seafood ball, tuna, and much more. Tasted better then I could have imagined and bought on the sweats and runny nose! That only cost 7 ringgit We got the craving for ...
... faces imaginable among the hysterical group. We sat speechless for the rest of the journey.
For all the gaudiness and gawkers, Melaka would have been an average stop for us if not for one important factor. We could not, for the life of us, find a decent meal. In case you hadn't yet worked it out, food is a big deal for me. Food can turn an OK day into a great one, or it can turn it into an unmitigated disaster. We tried a handful of places in the main tourist ...