Journals Malacca/Melaka

Magical Melaka (aka Melacca) Malaysia

Created by pinkants on August 19, 2006 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

My M'sian friend, who is currently attending university in Melaka, was kind of enough to play hooky and show me around.

A Summer Trip to Malacca

Created by Velectron on May 3, 2006 Best of IgoUgo

7 Reviews

Malacca is a historic city on the west of Malaysia, facing the Straits of Malacca. It is an important port city in the old days, with a rich historical and cultural background that is a curious blend of Portuguese, Dutch, Malay, Chinese and the Nonya.

Traveller in Melaka

Created by Marianne on September 24, 2004 Best of IgoUgo

3 Reviews
3 Stories

Melaka is a melting pot of people. Strategically situated on Malaysia’s west coast, halfway between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, it attracted adventurous seafarers: Indians, Chinese, Portuguese, Dutch, and British.

Weekend Holiday in Malacca

Created by stormwater on September 17, 2007

3 Reviews

Places of interest in Malacca.

Weekends in Malacca

Created by jabela on November 9, 2005

9 Reviews

Malacca really has all of the history of Malaysia compressed into one place, as well as a really fun river tour!

Open markets in Melaka, Malaysia

Created by Rock&Roll_Mark on December 16, 2004

2 Reviews

Open Markets are in a different place everyday in Melaka. They have products of a good quality and cheap fresh fruit, food, vegetables, CD's, toys, clothing, etc. You can bargain. It's a photographer’s ideal location - very colorful!

Living in Melaka, Malaysia - Part 1

Created by Rock&Roll_Mark on December 15, 2004

2 Reviews

As an ex-pat who has lived in Melaka, Malaysia for 25 years, owning a rock’n’roll bar and grill, I think I have an endless amount of help and advice for the first- or second-time traveller!

Short break in Malacca

Created by holeeling on November 10, 2004

4 Reviews

Malacca is a popular tourist spot for Singaporeans. A smooth, two-and-a-half hour drive from Singapore, it is safe and clean, with good food and some fun sights to see. Here I share the best things to do and see there.

An Old Git's Journey

Created by pewsey on October 22, 2004

2 Reviews

The trip I always wanted to do, after a 30-year marriage ends, after cancer treatment for prostate cancer, after giving up my business. Age 55. I do not know how long I've got, so bugger it, bugger-off!

Multi-Cultural City - Melaka

Created by shammiyap on July 11, 2004

4 Reviews
1 Story

A weekend in Melaka for the pleasure of visiting A'Famosa Animal World Safari [ located at Alor Gajah], experiencing the multi-cultures of Melaka, understanding the history of evolution and enjoying the local delicacies.

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