Melaka, September 2009 – Some 80 orphans and poor children of the Madrasah Annuriah Addiniah, Sungai Udang were treated to a sumptuous kampung-style dinner to break their fast hosted by Renaissance Melaka Hotel, at its grand ballroom recently.
This yearly event has been the hotel’s tradition for many years. The Management and Renaissance Caring Club (RCC) took the opportunity to share the moment with the less fortunate.
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Today all Malaysian celebrate Hari Raya Aidil Fitri or Eid ul Fitr. Although this celebration is for Muslim after one Month Fasting in Ramadhan, in the spirit of 1 Malaysia, others celebrate it with their Muslim friends by visiting open houses enjoying the festive food that they have very familiar with since childhood. Ketupat, Rendang, Lemang, Dodol, Sambal Pecel and various type of cookies can be considered the all Malaysian food. 2-3 Days before the Eid ul Fitr, Malaysia will be the land of Bazaar. This will be the month where most of the shoppers will go to the street. Month were the Big Shopping Complex can’t get as much as sales they hope for because every corner of the street the will be people selling. I can say that the atmosphere before 1st Eid ul Fitr were more thrill and at the climax period. Although the seller are targeting the celebrator, everybody, tourist also find it very hot experience. Hot in terms of the weather, the spotted traffic jammed, the bargaining, hot food fried in front of the street and the sea of people.
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Melaka State Government cordially invites all of you to our Melaka Hari Raya Aidilfitri Open House
on 1st Day Raya (20th Sept. 2009) from 10.00 am to 3.00 pm at MITC, Ayer Keroh, Melaka.
See you there & thank you.
Twelve Malaysian travel companies, including tourism board, nominated for World Travel Awards 2009. Word Travel Awards is like an Oscar of the global tourism & travel industry, describe by International Herald Tribune. The list twelve Malaysian companies in the finals for the World category, range from airlines to resorts and hotels :
World’s Leading Airline – Malaysia Airlines
World’s Leading Business Class – Malaysia Airlines
World’s Leading Airport Hotel – Pan Pacific Kuala Lumpur
World’s Leading Casino Resort – Genting Highlands Resort
World’s Leading City Hotel – Hilton Kuala Lumpur
World’s Leading Design Hotel – Hilton Kuala Lumpur
World’s Leading Destination Marketing Campaign – Malaysia, Truly Asia
World’s Leading Eco-Lodge – Sukau Rainforest Lodge, Sukau (Sabah)
World’s Leading Family Resort – Genting Highlands
World’s Leading Green Resort – Kudat Riviera, Borneo (Sabah)
World’s Leading Tourist Board – Tourism Malaysia
World’s Leading Travel Commercial – Malaysia – Tourism Malaysia
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The Heritage Department still doing the excavation around Fredrick Hendrick Bastion. But no new bones finding after the last finding of Malacca earliest inhabitant. Actually it is part of the big fort. When the British destroyed all the mighty structure in 1806-1807, now they must find the other remains of the brick deep down. Imagine if the British did not bombarded the Fortress, maybe it will be added into the world list like the Great Wall. Read about Once was lost now found, an interesting article about the ruins and old HSBC bank.
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RMH Buffet Setting..
For buffet hunter out there, still not to late for scouting the best authentic food around. When it’s come to special culinary setting with the touch ala Iron Chef, Renaissance Melaka is the best place in town. With mix expertise of Chinese, Peranakan, Italian and Western since 2 decade ago, RMH is quite established here. For the elaborate menu, read the press release below:
MELAKA, August 2009 – In this fasting month, a good buka puasa (breaking of fast) dinner together is a good way of strengthening ties. Renaissance Melaka Hotel celebrates the holy month of Ramadhan festivities that promise to delight everyone.
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Villa Istana Melaka, Where Dreams Come True….
Where is the place call Villa Istana that everybody are talking about? Can’t see it from the main road. So at the first traffic light after the Toll exit, go towards Melaka International Trade Center about half a Kilometer you will find a junction to the right, the Place called Taman Tasik Utama, you will find the hidden ‘Istana’.
Villa Istana is an all Suite hotel offering 5 exquisite suites. The Suites are distinguished by their elegant atmosphere, extravagant spaciousness and luxurious traditional decor.
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