Robin's Nest Guest House

205B Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka, Melaka State, 75000, Malaysia | Hotel

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Melaka brews up the perfect teapot

A travel blog entry by parkitromp

... dropped off we headed to the Jonker Chinatown area. Very impressive buildings and shops. We seemed to be very attracted to shops selling expensive coffee. Sometimes hard to grasp how a coffee can cost more than full meal. Sightseeing was intense as so many things to see. Clearly so as we found our first tourists of the trip. Lots of them. So we decided to have lunch by river. Two things that were ...

The Inconclusive Conclusion (Malaysia)

A travel blog entry by usatexan


... with thousands of dollars in bribe money, will get the jobs. The graduating students will most likely be unemployed or working driving tuk tuks or selling food on the side of the streets. But, that does not seem to be the case here in Malaysia. I met Foong through an offer he had to show foreigners around the city. I met others in Vietnam doing the same thing. There is no money involved. They are usually college students, near graduation, hoping to improve their English ...


A travel blog entry by lisa_and_paul

... museum, which belongs to a fourth generation Baba (Babas are the men, Nyonyas the women). The house is full of carvings covered in gold leaf, Italian marble, tiles from England, silk tapestries and bead embroideries.

In contrast is another shophouse we visited, the Heeren House, which has recently been renovated. This is a much more austere building, with an obvious Dutch influence. It is near to the river and so wholesale goods were probably hauled ...

A day at the mall, in a historic city

A travel blog entry by aserota

Melaka is known for being a historic town frequently visited by tourists; however after a day in the town we found ourselves nearly missing a lot of its past and opting for a more Western feel.

The morning was spent in China Town and the Dutch area; roaming the streets for local food and new visions. The afternoon and evening was spent solely in the shopping mall where we shopped and watched ...

Jonkers bonkers

A travel blog entry by teambrazier


Alan our host very kindly dropped us off at the local bus station and we took the bus to Mellaca. Mellaca is a very pretty town with a river running through it and has a very dutch feel due to their past influence. Like Georgetown it has a wonderful feel of mixed cult ires with a china town, little India and Melay styles.

There is not much to do activity wise so the first day we just walked around taking in the sites. There is a very famous ...


This hotel, located on 205B Taman Melaka Raya, Melaka, is near St. Paul's Hill (Bukit St. Paul), Porta de Santiago, A'Famosa Fort, and Losari Beach.
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