Monthly Archives: September 2015

Jon Bon Jovi “Because We Can: The Tour”

Jon Bon Jovi “Because We Can: The Tour”

Date: 19th September 2015

Venue: Stadium Merdeka, Kuala Lumpur

Bon Jovi is an American rock band from Sayreville, New Jersey. Formed in 1983, Bon Jovi consists of lead singer, Jon Bon Jovi, Pianist and Keyboard, David Bryan, and drummer, Tico Torres.

Bon Jovi has performed more than 2,700 concerts in over 50 countries for more than 34 million fans. Bon Jovi was inducted into the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2006 and honoured with the Award of Merit at the American Music Awards in 2004, and as songwriters and collaborators, Jon Bon Jovi was inducted into Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2009.

The last time Bon Jovi was in Malaysia was in year 1995. This year in September, he will be back to rock the stage after a good 20 years.

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733 Homestay Taman Saujana Indah, Bukit Katil, Melaka

– 3 rooms
– 2 bathrooms (ready with hair body shampoo)
– Living room (sofa coffee table) dining room (dining table sets)
– Queen bed and single beds (pillows blankets ready)
– TV, hair dryer, water heater, washing machine, clothes hanger, treadmill
– Kitchen with cooking facilities (kettle, wok, rice cooker, refrigerator, etc)
– Fully protected by mosquito net.

Nearby:
– Restaurant
– 7-Eleven
– Clinic
– Laundry shop
– Petrol station (Petronas, BHP)
– ATMs
– Grocery shop

Nearby Landmarks:
– less than 1km to Bayou resort Water City resort
– 3km/4km to Zoo Melaka, Crocodile Farm, Bee Farm, Recreation Park, Wonderland Malacca, Mini Malaysia, Mc Donald, KFC, Pizza Hut, PappaRich
– 3km to Jusco Shopping Mall Air Keroh
– 2km to Pantai Hospital Air Keroh
– 2km/3km to MyDin Hypermarket MITC
– 6km/7km to Ayer Keroh Toll Batu Berendam Airport
– 8km to MMU, UTEM
– 10km to Pusat Bandar, UITM Bandar Melaka Aeon Bandaraya Melaka
– 13km to Menara Tamingsari, Mahkota Parade, Dataran Pahlawan A’Famosa

RoomStay Rate:
Off Peak(Monday to Thursday)
Room 1 = RM50/night
Room 2 = RM40/night
Room 3 = RM30/night

Peak(Friday to Sunday)
Room 1 = RM60/night
Room 2 = RM50/night
Room 3 = RM40/night

Public Holiday:
Room 1 = RM70/night
Room 2 = RM60/night
Room 3 = RM50/night

HomeStay Rate:
Off Peak(Monday to Thursday) = RM90/night
Peak(Friday to Sunday) = RM110/night
Public Holiday = RM130/night
Weekly(7days) = RM70/night

Visit the Fascinating Gadek Hot Springs Melaka

The hot springs attract tourists in general, as there are many health benefits associated with them. On your trip to Melaka, you can visit the famous Gadek Hot Springs, which is one of the main tourist attractions in Melaka.

Gadek Hot Springs Melaka

Gadek Hot Springs Melaka can be seen here in Kampung Ganun within the district of Alor Gajah that is situated at the distance of around thirty kilometers from the main city of Melaka.

Gadek Hot Springs Melaka is an ideal place to visit for the tourists and for the locals as well to spend their vacations. It can also be visited at night, but I may suggest that you must spend the whole day here to view the beautiful scenery of hot springs which emerges from the rocky surface and widens the eye of those who develops the special love of nature in their souls. These hot springs are showered in such a way that it flows through tiny narrow pipes and forms a pool stands of numerous magnitudes.

When we entered this place the atmosphere in the shelters constructed was extremely hot in real as we travelled in an hour time from the Melaka city. Map of whole Melaka town is available at every petrol stations published by World Express Mapping service feasible for every tourist in order to travel accordingly at the right place.

Are you really aware of the past reality of fascinating Gadek Hot Springs Melaka. If not fully aware then I would add some extra for you that it is located in the rural vicinity of the town as the name is concerned, it gives an image of bringing yourself very close to nature and it is situated right at the corner as you pass the city and you may hardly find its reason of existence in the past. It was ideally believed by historians that it was discovered and gradually developed in the year of 1980s by their villagers as some of the British soldiers tried to dwell in here and enhanced its attractions for the tourism purpose.

For those who are novice to Melaka can be rightly guided if you are in the Mahkota Parade Hotel, you must straightly travel towards the Ayer Keroh toll plaza by following the NSE that possesses the emblem of KL; on the right Johor Bahru junction is seen at the exit of Ayer Keroh. Then you will find a splitted exchange where you have to travel further towards Alor Gajah Town and I may suggest that never try to oversee interchange when departing Alor Gajah. Then you may experience that Gadek Hot Springs Melaka is now around ten to fifteen minutes distanced from Alor Gajah Town.

Another route for travelling to view the spot of Gadek Hot Springs can be seen if we travel via Simpang Empat (Alor Gajah) highway and move towards Alor Gajah city where the emblem of Gadek Hot Springs can be seen. I may also suggest that if you get confused with the route then you can easily travel back towards Alor Gajah toll at Ayer Keroh without paying. In Tesco; Melaka Sentral, you can trace the highway that takes you to Alor Gajah toll; a straight road at the distance of twenty to thirty minutes through Jalan Malim to reach Alor Gajah city.

If you have visited Gadek Hot Spring Melaka want to share your opinion, please do so by adding comments below.

733 Homestay Bukit Katil Melaka

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733 Homestay Taman Saujana Indah, Bukit Katil, Melaka

– 3 rooms
– 2 bathrooms (ready with hair body shampoo)
– Living room (sofa coffee table) dining room (dining table sets)
– Queen bed and single beds (pillows blankets ready)
– TV, hair dryer, water heater, washing machine, clothes hanger, treadmill
– Kitchen with cooking facilities (kettle, wok, rice cooker, refrigerator, etc)
– Fully protected by mosquito net.

733 Homestay Bukit Katil Melaka

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Nearby:
– Restaurant
– 7-Eleven
– Clinic
– Laundry shop
– Petrol station (Petronas, BHP)
– ATMs
– Grocery shop

Nearby Landmarks:
– less than 1km to Bayou resort Water City resort
– 3km/4km to Zoo Melaka, Crocodile Farm, Bee Farm, Recreation Park, Wonderland Malacca, Mini Malaysia, Mc Donald, KFC, Pizza Hut, PappaRich
– 3km to Jusco Shopping Mall Air Keroh
– 2km to Pantai Hospital Air Keroh
– 2km/3km to MyDin Hypermarket MITC
– 6km/7km to Ayer Keroh Toll Batu Berendam Airport
– 8km to MMU, UTEM
– 10km to Pusat Bandar, UITM Bandar Melaka Aeon Bandaraya Melaka
– 13km to Menara Tamingsari, Mahkota Parade, Dataran Pahlawan A’Famosa

RoomStay Rate:
Off Peak(Monday to Thursday)
Room 1 = RM50/night
Room 2 = RM40/night
Room 3 = RM30/night

Peak(Friday to Sunday)
Room 1 = RM60/night
Room 2 = RM50/night
Room 3 = RM40/night

Public Holiday:
Room 1 = RM70/night
Room 2 = RM60/night
Room 3 = RM50/night

HomeStay Rate:
Off Peak(Monday to Thursday) = RM90/night
Peak(Friday to Sunday) = RM110/night
Public Holiday = RM130/night
Weekly(7days) = RM70/night

Address :
No. 7, Jalan SI 33, Taman Saujana Indah, Bukit Katil, 75450 Melaka.
75450, Melaka
Melaka
GPS coordinate:

lat: 2.2385659

long: 102.3058166
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Planetarium Melaka – A must-visit Place for Astronomy Lovers

Planetarium Melaka is one of the eye catching sites in Melaka where tourists who possess a special love of astronomy related subjects cannot stop them in visiting the planetarium time and again due to its vivacious uniqueness in the whole of Malaysia. The reason of visiting Planetarium Melaka is its scientific and adventurous outlook, particularly designed for the students engaged in studying science related subjects who majors in astronomical subjects basically.

Planetarium Melaka

It came into being in the year 2009 and it is found on the right hand side of the Melaka International Trade Centre (MITC). If travelling from the Ayer Keroh toll plaza it will take you around twenty minutes to reach the Planetarium Melaka.

The query of how it is constructed? It is answered when you see the three-storey building inside also maintaining a set of huge houses that are known to be Islamic-Inspired Complex with plenty of capacity comprised for events therein assigned with a cafeteria. It also contains a great library as well as the giant dome movie theatre where visitors enjoy a series of various timely movie shows.

Those who wants to advance their studies in astronomy and also those who are developing their career in space technology must necessarily visit this planetarium through they can avail better knowledge of understanding by enjoying with lively space objects.

It has special astronomical features confined to children, particularly through which such children are capable to learn about the space objects i.e. planets and their orbits in the whole solar system, small objects in a space that provide thorough information related to the universe known as black holes and other galaxies evidence. Specially dummy equipment is designed for those practical space learners and astronomical lovers who wants to know about the Malaysian satellite, Hubble space telescope (invented in 1990 for capturing ongoing innovations in the universe) as well as big and large covets which keep exploding on regular intervals in our universe.

We also come to know about its further attractions in this planetarium is its movie theatres filled with 2D and 3D cinemas all around the planetarium. The 2D movies running here emphasize on providing facts and figures pertaining to the functioning of cosmic objects and discovery of the universe itself; how it was first discovered? By whom? Such as by viewing those movies, sound effects projected here are for the first time seems to be weary then afterwards it gives the hearing of original sound evaluation can be heard directly from the space.

Therefore, viewers are enthusiastically influenced for enjoying the lively effects of our huge planet. The second floor is equipped with 3D cinemas constructed for 200 audiences and every movie projected here is less than an hour and on weekends the running of movies is increased to nine times, particularly through which visitors here keep themselves relish with informative and lively movies as well as documentaries therein.

You cannot just count the attractions of this Planetarium Melaka as it not only enriches you to familiarize with lively astronomical objects, but also engage you for providing authentic study materials in the forms of books, magazines and newspapers in a huge library available here. If you have visited Planetarium Melaka, please share your experience by adding comments below. Here you can find more of Melaka tourist attractions.

Top 6 must-try Cafe in Melaka

Whenever you want to travel to Malaysia I urge you to must try cafe in Melaka; state of Malaysia renowned and still attractive for being the largest port of South East Asia. Thus, Melaka is famous since the olden days when Malaysia was to be known as a developing country that was deeply plunged in spreading malarial parasites and Singapore was also not recognized by the tourists yet. Since then Melaka was visited time and again by plenty of business men, archaeologists and tourists simultaneously.

Therefore, Melaka being the oldest port is similarly possessing ancient sites and in the year 2008 was certified by UNESCO as one of the UNESCO world heritage sites. With the environment of ancient sites; this state is timely famous for supplying delicious foods and beverages among its visitors by providing of myriad cafe in Melaka.

Read More: Melaka listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site

Top Cafe in Melaka

Following are the top five cafe in Melaka which are impeccably made not only for eating and drinking purpose, but also bind its visitors’ with its ancient beauty. It is thus certain that if you really want to visit the antique glamour of cafe choosing the best among the whole Asia then do try mentioned below:

Geographer Cafe

geographer-cafe

The Geographer cafe is considered to be famous for being rated as four stars because it possesses a unique identity among the prominent cafes in Melaka. As discussed earlier Melaka was originated from the historic periods, this café is similarly built on the brink of pre-war supermarkets in the Chinatown. By visiting this cafe memory of ancient date cultivates in our minds for which customers take great pleasure and enthusiast themselves with golden days simultaneously.

Address: Jalan Hang Jebat, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia
Phone: +60 6-281 6813

Casa de Cafe

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The Casa de Cafe is termed as a special cafe in the whole state of Melaka that is built in a building form and has floors whereas the cafe is presumed in a second floor where you are only allowed to enter bare foot and each person is given a separate cabinet for her/his shoes keeping. The reason for entering barefoot is to show cleanliness and the floors are composed of wooden material where the visitors are supposed to be seated on leather sofas; also for toilet they have arranged slippers to wear. Their vision is generally to endorse cleanliness among its customers by emanating an easy going and light headed environment in their cafe specially.

Address: No. 1, 1-1, Jalan Kl 3/8, Taman Kota Laksamana, Melaka, 75250, Malaysia
Phone: +60 6-283 9932

Discovery Cafe

Discovery-cafe

Another cafe here in Melaka with a four star rating by its customers emphasizes of preserving an ancient civilization. Similarly a nostalgic view arises after entering this cafe due to an imminent demonstration of antiquities of old Melaka. The Discover Cafe is thus situated on the brink of Jalan Bunga Raya with the placement of stones therein taken from St Francis Xavier Church, Stadthuys, Little India Street as well as from the Jonker Walk also. It is especially designed for the purpose of tourism; where tourists get specific awareness of the availability of tourist guides in bulk.

Address: 3, Jalan Bunga Raya, 75100 Melaka, Malaysia
Phone: +60 16-201 5606

Hard Rock Cafe

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Generally, Hard Rock Cafe is famous for its construction in an ancient style and naturally visitors get mesmerizing affect with the sense of classical music. The food of Hard Rock Cafe in Melaka is acutely famous around the globe. This cafe is beautifully located on the Melaka River. Thus, people not only enjoy specialties of light eatables here, but also enrich themselves with the nature specifically. Here in Melaka apart from eating and drinking in the café tourists are better equipped with enjoying a lively glamour of the Hard rock Cafe that includes performance of famous musicians and artists by using a variety of jazz instruments.

One more favor the Hard Rock Cafe Melaka gives you is that you can also shop here and buy your choice of classical jazz, shirts and treasuries and unique gifts for the special ones.

Address: 23 Lorong Hang Jebat, Melaka, 75200, Malaysia
Phone: +60 6-292 5188

Calanthe Art Cafe

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The Calanthe Art Cafe is famous for its variety of coffee available here; attracts visitors with its special aromatic taste. It is specially built within a small valley that is popular among the thirteen states of Malaysia instantaneously and constructed on a beach theme due its flooring area filled with pebbles and its footpaths built with wooden material where people take full advantage of a pleasurable and healthy walk seems like of having a coffee on the sea shore. The environment is built in a way that people assumes of entering into an artistic small valley of Calanthe Art Cafe. Thus, numerous types of coffees are presentable to people who wants to enjoy the various tastes in coffee.

Such as for adventurous customers’ the blend of Jasmine tea and coffee normalize the bitter taste of coffee purchased with the name Eunice and Kaya butter toast are mostly famous here that are taken with a coffee drink.

Address: Jalan Hang Kasturi, 75200 Melaka, Malaysia
Phone: +60 6-292 2960

Mods Cafe

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Only those are eager to have a coffee at Mods Cafe who possesses a special love of drinking coffee on the streets as it is a mobile cafe moving in a mini orange color van with a complete variety of coffee for the coffee lovers. It is specially inaugurated for transporting Mod subculture to Malaysia transported from England dating back to 1950’s.

Address: Jalan Tokong, Melaka, Malaysia

These are some of the top cafe in Melaka. If you would like to suggest a cafe or share your experience of one of Melaka cafe, please do so by adding comments below.

Money Changer Melaka – Tips & Places to Change $ in Melaka

The general necessity for grabbing money changer Melaka is its authenticity and availability within the route of Melaka as it is known to be an essential port and one of the hectic trading routes in the whole East. Through the historical point of view, money changer Melaka was functioning since 10,000 BC. It was said that the aborigines of Malay initially came from the South-West part of China in the majority and their ancestors arrived in between 2500 and 1500 BC. Their foremost trade took place through shipping in the first century A.D. and initialed Melaka a strong trading port by then.

Money Changer Melaka

For tourists money changers in Melaka are dispersed all over around the state here, which are situated by numerous guest houses just opposite to Chinatown. You can also exchange your currency from HSBC bank that is presumably available here with ATM service round the clock and accepts many international cards. Another good place to look for money changer is various shopping malls in Melaka.

When you come to visit Malaysia then do not ever miss to view antique buildings of Melaka; UNESCO world heritage site termed as the most memorable state due to its authentic up to date ancient buildings where you can also simply find money changer Melaka built for tourism purpose that primarily emerged in 2008; those licensed exchangers are Harun Mohamed, Lidzan Enterprise, Muhibbah Enterprise and Spak Sdn. Bhd.

Therefore, numerous money changers in Melaka can be found here just in footsteps away and the most familiar exchange for tourists here is located in Chinatown beside bus stations named as HSBC (Jln Hang Tua) possessing ATM service round the clock that accepts various cards like Master, Visa, Cirrus and Plus. If you have a Visa or Plus then you can also try OCBC Bank for currency exchange that is established in the vicinity of Lg Hang Beat on the bridge in China Town. United Overseas Bank is also located here in Jln PM5 area, providing 24 hour service round the clock; mainly accepts Visa, Master, Maestro, Cirrus and Plus.

Reliable information for tourists and laymen are also being provided through telephonic conversation and the most feasible via internet without any time wastage; there tourists can easily reach to their favorite destinations. Thus, there we can gain vast knowledge of the state and the realm of historic towns through maps as well as other added brochures accessible crossway adjacent to square from Christ Church Melaka. The most authentic travel guide is simultaneously attainable from the department of Police also here at Jalan Kota.

It is of course not considered a rocket science for travelling here in Melaka’s state if you carry a low budget for travel purpose. People can effortlessly avail not only place to stay here but they can also buy low cost eating materials for filling up their necessities. It is therefore certain that you can similarly attain enjoyable environment here in the absence of carrying too much of your native currency note.

Whenever you are in mood to capture the history of Melaka, then do come and adore the beauty of antique environment by staying in an economical accommodation just in low as nine Ringits; there you can get hot and cold running rooms in dormitory hostels.

Read More: Best 10 Malacca Travel Tips for Backpackers

I hope, you will find money changer Melaka information useful. If you have any suggestions, feel free to add comments below.