In Melaka, Malacca’s St. Francis Institution (SFI) is active on running student exchange program. SFI is among oldest secondary school located at very strategic location in Banda Hilir. They have already practices student exchange program from Japanese School since 1989.
Pic from thestar.
By promoting cultural exchange studies at the early stages, students will learn to respects others of different races or point of view. The activities will show that every culture intends to show good moral value although the way it is presented varies according to countries.
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A long line of raya cookies at Shopping Mall…
Hari Raya is the month of feast. We can look at the food being prepared to hold family gathering and visiting from friends / neighbor. We can say that for the first week of Hari Raya Malaysian can eat for free by visiting others that celebrate Eid ul Fitr. If Raya Card is becoming to extinct, not for Raya Cookies. Raya Cookies are becoming easy to find everywhere in large quantity with competitive pricing.
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Do you still practice sending Hari Raya Card? All of us the gen-x people will remember the popularity of raya card until the Internet and mobile phone dominated. When the time we use to send raya card, If you got more card usually it’s show you social status just like how many friends and like you got on Facebook today.
There are many type of card in those days, from small to very large size that even the postal box won’t fit. Newspaper will show how busy the post office processing all the raya card. It’s a good business at that time. Now in 2012, raya card becoming very rare and only got very small choices. And maybe it’s from the last year.
assorted raya card, some go a song CD. pic from admiralhafiz.
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I got this interesting fact from thestar newspaper, Buckle up – and beware of strays here. It seems to be highway like PLUS is not the place for you to just put your foot at the pedal and accelerate. Now PLUS has put Beware of cow sign at certain cow hot spot area. Not only cows, if you are lucky there maybe tapir, dogs,monkeys and wild boars. At highway speed, clash between you and the animal can be fatal.
source from thestar.
Flor De La Mar
If you already visiting Melaka, you may already know about the Portuguese Vessel Replica at Maritime Musuem Banda Hilir. The Flor De La Mar is not only significance with Melaka History but also famous worldwide at present time because of the sunken treasure from it not yet being found.
According to famous American treasure hunter Robert Marx:
“its the richest vessel ever lost at sea, with its hold loaded with 200 coffers of precious stones, diamonds from the small half-inch size to the size of a man’s fist.”
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Pic from the star.
As a historical state that gone through various of colonialism and classic war, our imagination automatically will going wild about how many treasure trove hidden and waiting to be found in Melaka water. Recently an archaeologist diver claimed to have discovered 500mil worth of relics from sunken dutch merchant vessel.
The Diver also said that there are others shipwreck around the same site. In Malaysia this kind of findings is consider a National Treasure and must applies for permission although want to conduct a research. Read about Diver tells of sunken treasure in Malacca..
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When Baskin Robbins offer free ice cream, it is hard to refuse the tempting offer. Long queue at Baskin Robbins Mahkota Parade to get the ice cream in support to our Athletes at London Olympics!