KL 2017 Sight Seeing in Malacca

Here are some miscellaneous photos of the sights in Malacca.

img_3074

The above was taken at the Red Square.

The following few photos were taken along the Malacca River board walk.

img_3041

The remnant of the Malacca Watermill Sultanate. It is the first and largest watermill in Malaysia.

img_3042

The Casa de Rio Melaka along the Malacca River. (more…)

Continue Reading KL 2017 Sight Seeing in Malacca

KL 2017 Jonker Walk

After rested our feet at Dataran Pahlawan Melaka Megamall, we continued our venture to Jonker Walk.

img_2887

Jonker Street is now known as Jalan Hang Jebat. It is the China town of Malacca. The building with lanterns is San Shu Kong which sell local food product.

img_2975

The street is decorated with traditional umbrellas and lanterns.

img_2977

Jonker Walk is lined with old houses with Baba and Nyonya heritage. (more…)

Continue Reading KL 2017 Jonker Walk

KL 2017 Kocik Restaurant

We had lunch at a nearby Nyonya restaurant.

img_2868

This restaurant was on the map that Baba House provided us.

img_2874

We ordered two dishes to share. The above is Chicken Ponteh. It is a chicken dish cooked with potatoes and mushroom and flavoured with fermented soy bean and gula Melaka. The sauce goes great with steam rice. (more…)

Continue Reading KL 2017 Kocik Restaurant

KL 2017 Baba House

We stayed in Baba House which is within walking distance to most of the major attractions.

img_2855

The parking lot of Baba House is at the rear. We did have some trouble getting to the rear due to misunderstanding the map which the receptionist provided us.

20170220_074547

The Baba House features nyonya archicture and furnishings. One thing we noticed about houses here is that they are narrow and long/deep.

20170220_071532

This is where breakfast is served. (more…)

Continue Reading KL 2017 Baba House