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Historical Malacca

March 31, 2012

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Melaka, historic city of the Straits of Malacca has developed over 500 years of trading and cultural exchanges between East and West in the Straits of Malacca. The influences of Asia and Europe have endowed the towns with a specific multicultural heritage. With its government buildings, churches, squares and fortifications, Melaka demonstrates the early stages […]

Past & Traditional Arts

March 31, 2012

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Batik painting: enjoy hand wax drawing and colouring batik by turning a piece of white cloth into an exquisite piece of batik, with guidance by batik expert.     Rewinding back 150 years: Travel in time to 1850s to see where a large migrant from southern province of China first came to Malaya Peninsular to […]

Marvels of Splendor

March 28, 2012

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Visit Kuala Selangor Nature Park (KSNP): KSNP is a Mangrove forest reserve located on the estuary of the Selangor River, home to a number of coastal bird species as well as primates, namely silver leaf monkeys and macaques. Mangrove forests are a unique ecosystem generally found along sheltered coasts where they grow abundantly in saline […]

Precious Nature

March 28, 2012

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Understand the Chewong indigenous minority settlement:  found in groups living near Malay villages, others still live deep in the rainforest and live off hunting, fishing, collecting forest produce, and hunters engaging;     Learn about the Asian Elephants: Kuala Gandah promotes public awareness of the elephant’s plight in Malaysia and to support research into elephant […]