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Best of 2016

Cheng Ho Cultural Museum

Cheng Ho Cultural Museum

Melaka is all about history. This museum details the travels of Admiral Cheng Ho and his fleet. The historical figure of Cheng Ho is a fascinating character and seems to be very significant in the history ... Read More


Best of 2016

Cheng-Hoong-Teng-Temple

Cheng Hoong Teng Temple

Built in 1645 and taking pride in being an oldest Chinese temple in Malaysia, this temple is a unique confluence of Taoism, Confucianism, and Buddhism. The restoration is done with a lot of craftsmanship. On entering ... Read More


Best of 2016

Malacca-Sultanate-Palace

Malacca Sultanate Palace

The Malacca Sultanate Palace is a replica and was interestingly constructed without the use of a single nail. It appropriately holds galleries of the pre-colonial rule, a time when this was a very important seat of ... Read More


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St.-Francis-Xavier-Church

St. Francis Xavier Church

St. Francis Xavier is an important historical missionary figure who spent much of his live spreading the gospel and tending to the pour in South Asia, South-East Asia and Japan. He made several stops in Melaka ... Read More


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St.-Peter's-Church

St. Peter’s Church

St. Peter’s Church was built by the Portuguese descendants after religious freedom was proclaimed by the Dutch over Malacca in 1702. One of its artifacts is the 1608 bell found inside the Church’s Tower. Visitors can ... Read More


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Melaka-Stamp-Museum

Melaka Stamp Museum

The Museum is nicely tucked between two other Museums but its small size is really charming. There you can visit 4 upstairs rooms and 1 downstairs room as well as a gift shop which sells stamps. ... Read More


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