Da Som Inn
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed
TripAdvisor Reviews Da Som Inn Melaka
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... really enjoyed it. Stayed another night in McDonald's car park. 23 January We decided to head towards the East coast to have a look however the turbo on the van wasn't coming on so we detoured to Johor Bahru to the Mercedes dealer, Cycle and Carriage Bintang to have it looked at. Luckily it was just a minor problem. The vacuum actuator on the turbo was faulty. We weren't really expecting ...
After having a lie in, we sat outside the front for breakfast. We are right opposite a mosque that is lit up at night. Today we had a wander around and did the Malaka river cruise and went to the customs museum. There is loads to see here and as we are in the centre nothing is far away. It's really hippy here and very laid back We walked along the river and stopped for refreshment. By the bar a monitor lizard came out of the drain and had a nap! He was only a baby apparently, ...
... they knew of Brisbane as the conversation ended at that point. After finding a taxi and agreeing on a RM15 fare I was off to the Portegese settlement. On the way the driver asked me if I was just going to take photos. I said that I was but I was also hoping to have lunch there. He replied replied that the restaurants are only open from 6pm to midnight. Oh... At the Portuguese settlement there wasn't much to see or do given the restaurants were closed. A cache was there so I ...
... bus again!
4 hours later we arrived at the central bus station in Melaka - which wasn't very 'central' as it was on the outskirts of the town, so we had to take a taxi to the hotel.
On arriving at the hotel we were greeted with lots of smiles from the Malay staff, a welcoming cold flannel and drink. The hotel was a beautiful old colonial mansion and former residence of a wealthy Chinese ...
It was possible to run along the river for about 3km, so with a bit of looping and lapping I managed to get in my usual hour-long run. Once again it was hot and humid.
Our host pointed us in the direction of a backpacker cafe for breakfast. When we got back we were given a historical tour of the town. There was both Portuguese and English influence.
We spend the day sightseeing ...