During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... [read more]
Date: November 2nd 2011
We are in Melaka, which is lovely, and the guesthouse is the type of place we are tempted to stay in for the entire trip, but won't. We will come back here though, on the way back from Sumatra and look forward to it.
I think, there is an agent here who can sell us the ticket to and get us the visa for Sumatra. That is handy, because it will mean less immig ... read more