Gees Terompah, pic from berita harian.
Terompah is a word for sandal made out of wood. The closest example is the Japanese sandals. Just the Japanese sandals your wear it like a slippers, you know you got to wear it between you big toes. But terompah you just sheath your feet in it. There is one terompah maker in Melaka than has been featured on local newspaper. It’s Gees Original.
Gees Original produce and selling terompah. The terompah made by Gees Original have many design motives from original Baba Nyonya Style just red terompah to modern contemporary. The shop in Jalan Hang Kasturi are full with colorful terompah. They have terompah with cartoon and people face too.
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Wallpaper City Guide: Kuala Lumpur
They said its about die-hard foodies, for shopaholics and Fashionista. Further more Kuala Lumpur is among the coolest and friendliest cities. The clash of ethnic and different race make KL the center of attraction. Although at your can shop anywhere at your town, you can’t get the shopping experience like in big Metropolitan Kuala Lumpur. Everyday is a megasale at Kuala Lumpur. Just think of hand bag, you need more than one days to go to all shopping mall, concept store and boutique there. It’s about a broad choices. Read here at New York Times.
If you love performing arts, then you will like this event. It’s hard to find a true full time buskers (street performer ) here in Malaysia. Maybe because the money is not worth the value of their performance or in certain place there are no suitable pitch (buskers place for performing their talents) . So rather than busking around they might selling fruits to earn more money. Except for streets in Kuala Lumpur where there are a lot of people in the street, more chances for their performance to get notice. Also the hot weather here not encouraging for the youth to start busking on the open air. Culture and Weather reason I guest.
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We all just can’t wait to go shopping with Jusco card ready. Melaka Chief minister said that members of the public need not be afraid about their safety when they visit the shopping complex once it opens it doors. Well, we must have faith with our CM. Read the news from Bernama:
MELAKA AEON JUSCO MALL TO BE OPENED ON FEB 5
Bernama – Monday, January 25
MELAKA, Jan 24 (Bernama) – The AEON Jusco mall in Jalan Lagenda here, which was damaged in a gas explosion last month, will be opened on Feb 5.
Melaka Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Ali Rustam said the state Fire and Rescue Department was satisfied that all safety procedures had been adhered to by the company.
AEON Jusco management gave an assurance that the incident would not recur, he told reporters after visiting the RM500 million mall here today.
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What’s in the warehouse? Maybe the most functional warehouse we ever seen. The warehouse are actually a Seafood Restaurant plus Keyside Sanctuary Spa and an array of local products gallery / shops. You will definitely met this Gudang as the Quayside is strategically located near the Bastion middleburg and on the way to Dataran Pahlawan / Banda Hilir Area. Justl browse their newly setup web for details here.
Inside The Gudang Quayside – Gallery / Shops
As we all know, February approaching with special day to celebrate. Which do you prefer most? Valentine or Chinese New Year? Okay I leave the answer to you. Until March 2010 Mahkota hotel have special menu addition within the time period. So you must catch up with the due date or the menu will not be available anymore. So What’s cookin? Among it are:
Melaka Nyonya Popiah Promotion
January 18 – 29 2010,
12.00noon – 10pm
Are craving for some nyonya popiah?
RM12.00++ per portion (Ala Carte)
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