Tag Archives: Malacca

Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City

Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City

On 15 April 1989, then-Prime Minister Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad officially declared Malacca City to be a historical city. Ever since then, 15 April has been officially celebrated as a state holiday for Malacca, the Declaration of Malacca as a Historical City. Malacca City was Malaysia’s unofficial historical city until 7 July 2008 when the […]

Museums in Malaysia You Must Visit Soon

Museums in Malaysia You Must Visit Soon

When you think of museums, you might normally think they’re nothing more than big, stuffy, boring exhibits of past civilisations and events in history that you had slept through during Sejarah class. That may not be too far from the truth for some museums, but others feature many interesting subjects like food and science. Here […]

Food Review: 6 Must Try Restaurants in Melaka

Food Review: 6 Must Try Restaurants in Melaka

Melaka is one of Singaporean’s favourite getaway over the weekend given that it is so close (merely 3 hours by coach) to us. I made a trip to Melaka recently and was very eager to try all the good restaurants and must-eats. There is no lack of Peranakan restaurants especially, but if you only have […]

March School Holiday Destinations for the Family

Source The one-week march school holidays can be a conflicting time. You want to bring your family overseas, but one week seems too short. Staying at home is also not an option, which is why you should bring them to local destinations. Just be grateful that you’re living in Malaysia, because here’s where you can […]

Taman Mini Malaysia & Mini ASEAN

The Taman Mini Malaysia cultural park is located a few kilometres outside of Melaka, near the town of Ayer Keroh. If you have an interest in traditional architecture and ways of life, this is a great place to go exploring. Each of the homes represents the architectural style of the 13 states in Malaysia and […]