Tag Archives: Christ Church

Melaka History

Overview It was in the fourteenth century that the fishing village of Melaka gained the attention a Hindu prince named Parameswara from Sumatra. He was the last ruler of ancient Singapore who was of Malay origin. The ruler decided to make this place a permanent settlement and named it ‘Melaka’ after a tree. A special… Read More »

Best of Melaka Travel in 1-day walking

Diary Melaka touches me with its mixture of culture where you can find traces of countries from the east (China and Japan) and west (Portugal, Spain and England). When I had a chance to travel to Melaka for a period of 3 days and 2 nights, I realized if I want to experience this place… Read More »

Top 15 Places to See in Melaka

Diary The Dutch possession of Malaysia is quite eminent from the Red Square (Dutch Square) area. You can witness two of the most prominent landmarks of the area which includes the Christ Church and the old town hall or Stadthuys. You can also enjoy a tri-shaw ride in the area and indulge yourself in some… Read More »

MELAKA MILLIONAIRES’ ROW

Malacca’s Millionaires’ Row Posted on June 7, 2013 – Featured, Property News. OUR STREET HERITAGE By M. Veera Pandiyan [email protected] Looking around: Tourists soaking in the sights in Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock. JONKER Street, or Jalan Hang Jebat, is possibly the most famous road in Malacca, thanks to Jonker Walk which attracts hordes of… Read More »

TOURISTS DRAW TO MALACCA ATTRACTIONS

Thursday March 21, 2013 Attractions in Malacca a major tourist draw Historical landmark: The Stadthuys and Christ Church are two popular landmarks in Malacca town. MALACCA, a Unesco world heritage site, must have among the most number of places to visit in the country. Travel portal Trip Advisor has recommended 51 attractions in Malacca, including… Read More »