Articles for June, 2012


Muar History & Story

100 years of Muar history

100 years of Muar history

Translated by WINNIE CHOOI MUAR, Johor — Chung Hwa High School in Muar, which is geared up to celebrate its 100th year in operation soon, is closely knit with the town’s Chinese community. In view of the advent of the school’s centennial celebration, Sin Chew Daily is looking back at the historical events within the […]

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Eco-tourism

Pagoh Stone Hill

Pagoh Stone Hill

Pagoh stone hill is a private property owned by Bu Seng Chong, it was discovered incidentally in 1994 after Mr. Bu purchased these 55 acres land for his horticulture business expansion. A Singapore TV movie, “The Journey to the West” used to film its monkey king’s birth place here. All visitors are allowed to enter […]

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Eco-tourism

Sungai Mati Oxbow Lake

Sungai Mati Oxbow Lake

Muar and Ledang districts have vast expanse of landscape with its lush greenery countryside, Muar River basin and Ledang forest reserve are untapped jewels for eco-tourism. Sungai Mati Oxbow Lake is one of them. Sungai Mati oxbow lake is only one of its kind in West Malaysia. Ironically, the lake is situated right beside the […]

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华人美食

華南茶室 我的味覺記憶

華南茶室 我的味覺記憶

特約:林金城 走到也也街與三馬路的交界處停步。 抬頭,歲月就老老實實鏤刻在麻坡華南茶室的立面山牆上:1917。 不曉得此刻記手法,是強調這棟建築物在當年的“新”呢?還是留待多年后的今天,提醒我們去發現它的“老”?

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华人美食

海南雞扒中西合並 [Hainan Grilled Chicken]

海南雞扒中西合並 [Hainan Grilled Chicken]

“新東方”就是在1936年,由曾在外國人家庭打工的何敦富老先生所創立,原址是在二馬路尾,后來才搬到這裡。其餐牌除了經典的海南雞扒外,還有不少娘惹及馬來菜式,像亞參魚、參峇蝦和香辣雞等。

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华人美食

絲絲街姐妹叻沙古樸風味

絲絲街姐妹叻沙古樸風味

特約:林金城 聽聞這攤叻沙的盛名許久了,起初是來自部落格上的讀者留言。有說以前在晚上十點就開檔了,有說攤販半夜兩點才現身,有說近來延至四點才出沒呢!

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华人美食

日發茶餐室(海南雞飯糰)

日發茶餐室(海南雞飯糰)

日發:歸真返樸 如果說,海南咖喱飯是早期海南先輩們因為職業屬性關係,從英國僱主及娘惹頭家那裡學習變化而來的在地南洋美食,那海南雞飯就是再原鄉不過的鄉愁風味了。

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华人美食

潮食以外麻坡海南風味

潮食以外麻坡海南風味

特約:林金城 麻坡被喻為“潮食重鎮”,一點也不為過。只要懂得穿街走巷,儘是牽動潮州味蕾的傳統好滋味,雖然如此,潮食以外的其他籍貫小吃,也一樣精彩萬分……

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华人美食

烏達炒粿條麵

烏達炒粿條麵

變出新花樣 炒粿條是當年老潮州南來后自創的味覺鄉愁。

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华人美食

夜游麻坡貪食街

夜游麻坡貪食街

特約:林金城 約有60年歷史的麻坡貪食街,從中午到晚上,都匯聚許多小販,儼然成為一處覓食寶地。雖然后來戲院陸續關閉,但貪食街一名經已聲名遠播。順記鴨飯和貪食街口手工包對許多人而言是名不經傳,卻足以見證舊日戲院年代那繁華盛況的食檔……

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