Monday, April 20, 2009

When W changes to M

When number plate starts with an M you know you are in Melaka.

Old door restored in Jonker's street

Ladies reconstructing dyed print to make dresses.
Some of their dyed arts

It was scorching hot so no way am I not getting my golf umbrella out
Interior of the old houses in Melaka
Old steel gates
New refurbished old houses

Wholesaler from hats, to baskets to everything that can be made out of rattan and bamboo.

Malaysia boleh! London, Melbourne and now Malaysia have the Eye.....

If you pay a little attention to the old ceiling, they are very beautiful. Can u spot them?

The Straits of Melaka sea at the very far end

The famous A Famosa Fort

Gravestone from St. Francis Xavier Church

Souvenirs anyone?

Christ Church at Stadthuys Square

Jonker's street - where all the good food and old restored Baba & Nyonya houses.

I just had to take a pic of this cute kid

Chinese temple

Melaka is known for making wooden cloaks

The famous Asam Laksa restaurant

Embroidered slippers which Melaka is known for because of the Baba & Nyonya influence

Night market

This guy can break a coconut with 3 fingers

Look how packed the streets are

Maritime Museum

To know more about Melaka - pls go to this link.

I totally enjoyed myself in Melaka, it has changed so much from the last time I was there. I was only a kid. My next post what I ate in Melaka.

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