The Silver Inn
Travel Blogs from Batu Pahat
... the colourful Hanseatic harbour.
Probably Steph's favourite city, the buildings here looked similar to those of Copenhagen except that there seemed to be more red and orange, and less blue. My favourite experiences here were at the Vasa Museum and the Stockholm Under The Bridges tour.
Another laid back city. The buildings here did not look as impressive as those ...
Breakfast with board members.
After that, we visit the Chinese chamber of commerce, see traditional houses, visit the beach, where we learn more about the history. when siamese ( thailand ) landed at the beach, they had to to wait for further ships or enemies, so they chiseled a hole into a rock, until water run out.
Thats why its called Batu Pahat "chiseled rock".
... market street food non-exsistent. Tri-shaw ride gets the city out of the way well so you can see one or two museams and chill. Or cross the river and go left to localville where the people kind of stare as your not supposed to be in this part but they will always smile when you want to buy something from them, foreign tax included, haggling lesson ...
After getting up early and leaving KL at like 7 for Melaka, I wasn't too thrilled to be there. We got to our guesthouse and it consisted of two beds. That's it. No outlet, no bathroom, just two beds and a very small lamp and a ceiling fan that went so slow it really wasn't worth it. I just got a bad feeling and was not happy to be in Melaka. We walked a half an hour to Old Town (oh the guest house was also in the middle of nowhere) and got lunch. Then ...
We spent 2 nights in the lovely city of Melaka/Malacca (they seem to use both spellings). It's a very pretty place, full of old buildings and little streets. We spent half an hour on our first evening seeing the centre on a tri-shaw - basically a bike (of the cylce variety-no motor) with a couple of seats attached. Our driver was easily 60 but happily peddled us around showing us the sights and sweating a lot. He dropped us off at our next little venture - ...
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