Melaka Hotel Sentosa
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... restaurants were closed, since it was Chinese New Year's Eve, so we went to a so-called banana leaf restaurant in Little India for dinner. Dinner here is served directly on a banana leaf--they bring a banana leaf to your table, then scoop out rice, stewed vegetables and curried meats directly onto the leaf. It was a really cool experience, and delicious. It was also interesting to explore Little India. As soon as you enter it, everyone you see is ...
... to avoid the one way streets!) where I found an abandoned theme park, a local pavement cafe where everything was written in Malay so I just pointed and hoped; it turned out well, a nice rice, prawn and egg dish materialized. There was also a monorail which opened in 2010 but closed a short while later due to safety fears so now it only runs once in a blue moon, I.e. when the government allows it to. Then I stumbled upon some traditional Malay houses- beautiful wooden ...
... spinach. Apart from the egg water all was quite nice.
Finally we made it back to the hotel, grabbed our bags and had a long journey to the bus station. We boarded a bus for Malaysia which took 3 hours and have now arrived in Melaka. We have just had a walk around town and had some dinner. Have now come back to the hostel and looking forward to an early night! ...
... guides on Earth; The Lonely Planet, we’ve been using the internet more.
We had our early start getting up so that we could get to the southern KL bus station, as we made the quick decision to head south two hours to Melaka (just because we could!) and found ourselves in central Melaka eventually walking around the town to see the sights. We went to Jonker’s Walk, which is the main tourist area, but also has a wonderful ...
The Night Market was set up once again. Vendors have the setup down to a science. They roll a cart into place, set up metal stands, put plywood sheets on top, cover, and lay out whatever they are selling. The market was a bit calmer tonight as only serious tourists are still around on a Sunday night. The Chinese stage show was a go, though half of the music tonight was Western sung in Chinese.
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