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A gastronomical excursion in Melaka

A gastronomical excursion in Melaka

Words & photos by Rena Lim Apart from its history and harmonious multi-cultural community, Melaka is equally known for its many cuisines. It is for…
Pain and agony in the name of art

Pain and agony in the name of art

Foot-binding, a Chinese tradition dating back to the 12th century, has given way to modern sensibilities and compassion. Today, the tiny footwear of this imperial…
Keeping the Portuguese Dance Alive

Keeping the Portuguese Dance Alive

Photos from 1511 O'Maliao Maliao Dance Troupe FB page The Portuguese Settlement is a quiet and peaceful little enclave in Melaka. But whenever there is…
BMC – a haven for travellers

BMC – a haven for travellers

Words by Laura Lee BMC Travel Sdn Bhd has been instrumental in promoting Melaka and George Town – two cities that will mark 10 years…
Grand  Opening  of  ENCORE  MELAKA

Grand Opening of ENCORE MELAKA

https://youtu.be/w3kCy-kFA58 In conjunction with UNESCO’s 10th Melaka World Heritage City Celebration, theatre powerhouse ENCORE MELAKA, presented by Yong Tai Berhad, held its grand opening show…
History in a boutique hotel

History in a boutique hotel

If you’re taking a walking tour of the Melaka UNESCO World Heritage Site, you could add the historical Settlement Hotel to your list of places…