The Majestic Malacca
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- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking hotel
- Multilingual staff
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Melaka's heyday has before the rise of Singapore & Penang as trading posts. Here more than anywhere we have visited you can see the fusion of Chinese & Malay cultures & foods. The architecture is more resemblant of Thailand too. Melaka has been controlled by several nations, first the Chinese in early 1400,s, then the Portuguese in the …
... on the outside with dollops of butter smothering it or lightly toasted pieces of garlic are paired perfectly with the tandoori chicken which has been marinated to perfection then oven backed in the tandoor so that it is still moist and yet falls apart when you pluck it from your plate. The food is very good though!
Malacca is a world heritage site and it has some really beautiful old buildings in it. We went on a tour of one today ...
... a Town in the meantime and had a look around two of the temples. These been so much different to the ones we were used to seeing around Asia. Just on the outskirts of China Town was a restaurant that constantly had a queue coming out the door, intrigued too see what all the fuss we got in the long queue and waited. Will wasn't happy about having to wait for ages but soon settled down once he got stuck into his game again, obsessed isn't the word ...
... and the Japanese before finally being a part of the Federation of Malaysia in 1957.
Crossing the Sungei Melaka takes you to the Chinatown of Malacca, or Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock area. It is also famously known as Jonker Street where a Night market comes alive every ...
... come for a cup of tea as it is all packed up ;0).
As we are making our way out of Chinatown, you will never guess who we saw. The super hero world record breaking coconut piercing superhero. Taking some time out from his superhuman activities before his show tonight.
With our new purchase well wrapped we decide to visit St. Paul's church which is situated on top of the aptly named St. Paul's hill with ...