Well, is already half of the January 2010 and we are still alive. Thank god for that. So how’s you all doing so far? On track huh? Here are summary of tourism activity at Melaka in January.
Melaka ‘Light-Up’ Celebration
Date: January – February 2010
Venue: Jonker Walk
Organizer: Jonker Walk
Tel: +606-284 8282
Fax: +606-282 8929
Hari Pengisytiharan Majlis Perbandaran Hang Tuah Jaya
Date: 1 Januari 2010
Tempat: Melaka International Trade Centre ( MITC )
Organizer: Melaka State Government
Tel: +606-232 3653
Fax: +606-232 4764
Date: 14 January 2010
Venue: Kampung Budaya Chitty Melaka
Organizer: Chitty Melaka Cultural Association
Tel: +6012-601 5111
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A research stated that in recent recession, budget hotels have felt the effects of the recession significantly less. Well this is because their price are already low and they still can have the profit. Most expensive / 5 star hotel can’t simply cut their price to very low because the service is premium. But now the 4 to 5 star hotel also have created a value package, not to cheap but will encourage people to use their premium service with competitive discount and added value.
For budget Hotel, their presence will continue to be relevant. Sometimes people just want to sleep and spend most of their money when awake. While a businessman trying to save all the hard earn money by not having a coffee that worth like a plate of a fast food. So even they have money, the choices are budget hotel. Just focus on the Agenda, traveling or doing business. No need over price bed or food.
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In Malaysia, you can’t get as many Peranakan / Baba Nyonya (Straits Chinese) Restaurant as in Malacca. This is because Melaka has the root of the Baba Nyonya Heirloom. Usually Baba Nyonya Restaurants are family business. The owner maybe the 5 or 6 generation and will adopt their ancestor recipe into the cooking. You also can see the family pictures in it. The owner will be very friendly and welcoming you to the restaurant.
The restaurant also will be modified according to classic Chinese shop houses 100 years ago. You can see the wooden elements crafted like the wooden door and window. Bibik Neo is one of the many recognized Baba Nyonya restaurant in Malacca. Well bibik is a call similar like an Aunt. Baba Nyonya word for it is Bibik. Neo is the person Name.
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An old charming Heritage House for a genuine travelers, that’s what all the guest described Emily. You might forget that you are in the middle of a town or the hustle and bustle of the surrounding. Why? Because the fish pond and the rabbit make you feels like in a peaceful village. Not to mention the lovely room with creatively decorated wall making it more like a home. Read all the wonderful review of Emily at Tripadvisor homepage.
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Just at The SAS Highway…
If you driving along the Krubong Highway towards the Hang Jebat Stadium, you’ll find a building next to it. Looks like an apartment huh? Actually it’s a Hotel. Build for the purpose of Melaka as a Host of Malaysia Games 2010 (SUKMA 2010) on 10-19 Jun. Basically the Athlete will sleep here. It will be convenience for them as the sport center, Hang Jebat Stadium is just next to it.
The hotel is Hotel Permaisuri Sukma and operates by the Owner of MITC Ancasa Hotel. When the day is not a sport days like Malaysian Games,It is open for public. Rate is about RM140 per room. The hotel capacity about 66 room. This is second Athlete base accommodation other than Saujana Asahan.
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In conjunction with the new formation of Majlis Perbandaran Hang Tuah Jaya (MPHTJ/Hang Tuah Jaya City Council), an activity aiming to educate community in the new area that the route now is in new territory. Before this it’s in Melaka Historic City Council territory.
Date: 9 January 2010 / 7.00am
Start at : Botanical Cafe Parking Lot (Ayer Keroh Recreation Forest)
Lets Green Up Run
Date:10 January 2010
Route : Start at MITC Compound – Bukit Beruang – Lebuh Ayer Keroh
End at: Botanical Garden
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Let see what’s big in 2010 at Melaka. The biggest National event at Melaka in 2010 will be Malaysian Games XIII where Melaka is the host this year. The list of Melaka premier event are:
1) Raptor Watch Week 2010
Date : 12 & 13 March
Venue :Tanjung Tuan / Ilham Resort
2) 13th Gendang Nusantara Festival
Date : 10-16 April
Venue : MBMB Square
3) Sukan Malaysia ke XIII
Date : 10-19 June
Venue : Hang Jebat Stadium
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