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Old April 5th, 2010, 06:12 PM   #1
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MELAKA – Malaysia's UNESCO heritage city

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I took these pictures during my short trip to the city in March 2010.

If you have any self made pictures of Melaka, please post them here too.

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Old April 5th, 2010, 06:14 PM   #2
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Old April 5th, 2010, 06:15 PM   #3
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Old April 5th, 2010, 06:21 PM   #4
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Melaka street scene


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Old April 5th, 2010, 06:29 PM   #5
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A refurbished old pedestrian bridge - a blend of Portuguese & Middle Eastern design

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Murals depicting the historical events of the city on the buildings located along the Melaka River
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Old April 5th, 2010, 07:04 PM   #7
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an old ferris wheel

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Old April 5th, 2010, 07:09 PM   #8
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Signboard to the city's attractions


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Old April 6th, 2010, 02:43 PM   #9
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stayed there in 1996, wonderful place, thanks for your photos
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Old April 6th, 2010, 07:25 PM   #10
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Melaka is looking very good, amazing... well done
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Old April 10th, 2010, 05:05 PM   #11
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stayed there in 1996, wonderful place, thanks for your photos
thanks for the comment, the Melaka river was quite filthy in 1996, improved a lot now
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Melaka is looking very good, amazing... well done
Thanks for commenting christos
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...a country road passing through rubber plantations & villages west of Melaka


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...a palm oil plantation west of Melaka

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Melaka can be reached easily by road from SINGAPORE...


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one of a small food place along the Melaka River

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any pics of the Old City?
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Old April 11th, 2010, 10:36 PM   #16
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any pics of the Old City?

sorry i didnt get the chance touring the Old Town, but my brother did, will try to get from him & post it here too
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...an interesting sighting in Melaka - a billboard carrying Macau tourism promotion. Melaka & Macau has one thing in common, both were Portuguese colonies


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a part of the old quarter


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some greener part of Melaka

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Such a beautiful clean city..
How much is the population?
seems quite quiet there..
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Such a beautiful clean city..
How much is the population?
seems quite quiet there..

The population is around 450,000. The pictures were taken at about 1.00pm under the hot sun, so most people stay indoors. Thanks for commenting
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