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Address: Melaka, Malaysia
Phone Number:
606-288-3304-1549-3785-+606-333-3333-606-286-9804
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The center of town is referred to as "Red Square" because of the...

The center of town is referred to as "Red Square" because of the Dutch-inspired red buildings.

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Heritage from the colonial era, a lot of Dutch influences can be seen in the architectural of building and landscape here.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Heritage from the colonial era, a lot of Dutch influences can be seen in the architectural of building and landscape here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Traditionally exceptional! Simple and perfect. The Dutch came and left. I am a Dutch descendent Malay. I came to have the chendol by the river because i think it has to be eaten by the Melacca river otherwise its no kick at all. I had my trishaw ride. I visited the Hang Jebat Museum and even got up the hills... More 

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Alberta, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The whole old town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. This is its center, so you have to be sure to see it. Fascinating to see what is left of the period of Dutch colonialization.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went on visit with a tour guide who knew all there was to know about the square. Visited the museum which was very informative.

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Pekanbaru, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since I love history, so the red square are the best place for me to day dreaming and imagining what Melaka looks like from the old days. Too bad it was a long holiday when I visited there, it was too crowded and it even hard to just took a picture with the Christ church background.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes!Red square or Dutch square, it's the same; even if the Dutch used to paint their building in white. Until the Governor ordered to change it into red, the red of today. You can also find here the starting point for a rikshaw ride, including colorful lights by night. Nothing changed since my years ago visit. I was just back... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is as busy at it gets, with tuk tuks everywhere, lots of stalls laid out, and even taking photos with the snakes (from yellow pythons to garden snakes). You do get some street food and snacks along the side, but be prepared to be approached by people selling all kinds of things, from clothes, to fans to bookmarks...yup!

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It easy to get to many attractions in bandar hilir, malacca by walk. There are near to anothee. Or you can ride beca from here..variety cute & creative beca. Price depends to location you wanna go. As for us it was rm35 until from this area to famosa. Hey.. dont bring your baby during bright day. Your baby will definitely... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling to Malacca but u didn't manage to visit here is a waste. Here have a lot of historical building and signature view that a traveller must visit…

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Bandung, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's located side by side with the street, i thought it was a hall. First place to visit in Melaka because if you take public bus it will stop here. There's a red church, red clock tower and a red. building. Many decorated becak here which play a full sound music.

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