jewel of muscat

Jewel of Muscat will be arrived in Melaka?

The original ship if still available now is about 1200 years old. Of course the Ship – Jewel of Muscat, is not exist on this 21st century until 2 countries : Oman and Singapore decided to rebuild it. Its the 9th centuries sailing ship. No nails involved in his 18 meter ship, don’t know if nails was not invent in 9th century or it just the way of making a special ship.

The ship’s voyage begins in Oman, with stops in India, Sri Lanka and Malaysia, before ending in Singapore. The journey retraces part of the historic maritime trade route between Arabia and the Far East. It’s the Arab traders who bring Islam here. The Jewel of Muscat project was started in early 2008 and finished end of 2009. The method to build the entire ship using 9th-century Arab craftsmen. The planks have been sewn together using coconut fibre, and the square sails will be made of plaited palm leaves. The wood is protected by a layer of goat fat mixed with lime.

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— asmaliana

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Melaka Hotels fully booked on June?

Fully Booked…

As I called for about 40 hotels today, for all star rated Hotels here in Malacca, can’t accept any booking. June 2010 will be a hot sales for the hotel as Malaysian National Sporting Event will be held here. I guess they can really cover all the margin for the non peak season slow sales eh? If they already know a big national event like SUKMA is coming, usually they prefer to accept for walk in guest rather than early booking. Can charge higher on walk in maa. Well, I will continue to call the budget hotels 2 moro and see what they are offering….

— asmaliana

the malacca club

Oldest Club in Melaka – The Malacca Club

You’re in the club? Well there is one oldest club in Melaka and I believe among the oldest in Malaysia too. The Malacca Club. It is believe The Malacca Club have been founded in the later part of 1880. From the book The Twentieth Century Impressions of British Malaya published in 1908 ”

“The principal rendezvous of the European population in Malacca is the local club formed a few years ago, combining the functions of Sporting and Social Institutions….” Among other old club here in Malaysia is The Royal Selangor Club established in 1884. As usual the hing ranking rendezvous European population.

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— asmaliana

bintangor tree

AIDS Cure in Malaysia…

The Bintangor Tree..

Where? Here in Sarawak. The ongoing research based on Sarawak Native Plant – The Bintangor Tree. Read here about the Tree After AIDS Hope. The Tree that many International Biotechnology firm have shown an Interest.

“Sarawak is waiting for its own breakthrough for our own contribution to the medical world to cure AIDS…it is just around the corner as the trials are successful,” he said during the ‘Night of A Thousand Smiles’ gala dinner hosted by Malaysian Association of Orthodontists at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching here.”

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— asmaliana


Mother’s day Luncheon at Bayview Hotel

Ask your mother not to cook on this coming 9th of May because you want to bring your mommy for a lunch at Bayview Hotel Melaka. Not just lunch, this Mother’s day Luncheon will receive an exclusive door gift from Avon. Indulge in Bayview International Buffet Line-up as they will entertain you with fun and games as well as a Beauty Makeover Demonstration by a professional make up artist from Avon . The package Priced at RM38++ per adult and RM28++ per child.

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— asmaliana

malaysia floral photto contest 2010

Malaysia Floral Photo Contest 2010

Upss!, I just happen to know about this contest and I want to try my luck too..I know, my camera is so small compared to you guys big bulky camera with long lenses like a cannon. Like a Perodua Kancil want to race with a Ferrari huh? You must read rabbit and the turtle stories in this case.

The theme for this Malaysia Floral Photo Contest are Flora,Garden and Park. Ahha, so easy eh? Thousand of places to take a shot here in Melaka. The winner for the first prize will get RM5,000.00 and holiday package. The problem is among the term and conditions – “print on Super 8R size (8″ X 12″) on “Fujicolor Crystal Archive Paper”, The paper is not the problem, but 8″ x 12″ I don’t know if my cute T2 can deliver that quality.

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— asmaliana

saga blm

Proton Saga BLM for the Lucky one on MATTA July

Want a car? Try visit MATTA fair this coming 23rd July at Danga City Mall Johor Bahru. You could driving back a brand new Saga BLM. Read below from Bernama.

MATTA Targets 15,000 Visitors To July Exhibition
JOHOR BAHARU, April 22 (Bernama) — The Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agencies (MATTA) is targeting 15,000 visitors to its 12th Johor MATTA Fair 2010 or Malaysia’s premier travel fair at Danga City Mall Expo Hall from July 23 to 25.

“We will set up 170 booths for this year’s fair, an increase of 22 booths from last year,” MATTA (Johor chapter) organising chairman Kenny Ngi told a press conference here Thursday.

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— asmaliana

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