Articles for February, 2013


Video Gallery

Video: Chap Goh Meh celebration in Muar (Mandarin)

Video: Chap Goh Meh celebration in Muar (Mandarin)

适逢癸巳蛇年元宵节,麻坡潮州会馆与粤东古庙昨晚红红火火闹元宵,上千名民众与善信欢聚在古庙广场前猜灯谜、掷豆狮及欣赏歌舞表演,同欢共庆迎接元宵节。当晚的闹元宵晚会,富有浓厚的潮洲文化特色,其中少不了传统的掷豆狮活动,以传承元宵习俗。

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旅游新闻

麻坡‧樣貌幾分相似街頭跳騎馬舞‧翻版PSY市民圍觀

麻坡‧樣貌幾分相似街頭跳騎馬舞‧翻版PSY市民圍觀

韓國“江南大叔”PSY悄悄到麻坡大跳騎馬舞?! 非也!原來是麻坡28歲青年馮清信,趁新春返鄉時一時興起模仿PSY,在年初六走到大街小巷拍攝模仿PSY跳騎馬舞的照片,引起市民的好奇。

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Complaint

Errors found in Muar discovery map

Errors found in Muar discovery map

The blunder is no proof reading on the draft by Chris Lee’s office before printing. Two paragraphs are duplicated and a paragraph is misplaced. How could such a blunder happen for a travel guide for international tourists? This is so-called 1Malaysia’s third world maintenance culture?

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Worship Place

Nagamalai Koil Alaiyam

Nagamalai Koil Alaiyam

A dream on 22 April 1974 from the snake divine brought the retired Indian rubber tapper, Gubbala from Bukit Pasir to a hilly forest in a rubber plantation. The snake divine in the dream guided him to the hill to build a temple. A few giant stones resemble the giant snake viewing from far distance. […]

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Tourism News

Street art in Muar

Street art in Muar

Street art is currently a trend in Malaysia. A young furniture designer decided to quit her job and return to her hometown in Muar from Kuala Lumpur to pursue her dream. She started to paint on street walls to promote local eco-tourism. Former furniture designer Wei An Ning, 23, is now a freelancer. She thinks […]

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我的新村

我的新村 :: 班卒 [Panchor]

我的新村 :: 班卒 [Panchor]

班卒,大头虾的故乡 班卒的麻坡这一带出产一种虾,叫大头虾(Udang Galah)。它的虾头大大,长长有刺的双夹是特色,蓝紫中透明亮朗。大头虾的肉不多,用来煮亚叁最美味。 柔佛州有个小镇叫班卒(Panchor)。班卒属于麻县,位于麻河旁,据说人口大约5千人。

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麻市街景

Street view :: 五马路(Jalan Arab) & 六马路(Jalan Daud)

Street view :: 五马路(Jalan Arab) & 六马路(Jalan Daud)

麻坡街道五马路有间歪歪斜斜的板屋,是画家们写生的目标。 麻坡街道的老五,我们都称为五马路(Jalan Arab)。五马路道不长,从峇吉里的交通圈到苏来曼路的交通圈,在两个交通圈之间,就是五马路了。

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旅游新闻

主攻生态旅游 麻县旅游手册新年后出炉

主攻生态旅游 麻县旅游手册新年后出炉

文打烟社区协调委员会主席李俊滽指出,该委员会将在新春佳节后,再出版第三版旅游手册,主题是生态旅游。 他说,麻县旅游手册概况首推出,是推荐麻坡市区总体的旅游景点或建筑,之后,委员会都以各别手册深入主题介绍旅游,目前已先后推出第一版《约翰哥脚车背包游48小时》,以及第二版《巴口新村旅游的介绍》。

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旅游新闻

田中覓食蝸牛田螺‧鉗嘴鸛飛到林峇過冬 [Openbill storks are spotted at Teluk Rimba paddy field]

田中覓食蝸牛田螺‧鉗嘴鸛飛到林峇過冬 [Openbill storks are spotted at Teluk Rimba paddy field]

Asian openbill storks can be spotted at Teluk Rimba paddy field in Sungai Mati for the first time in history. Muar people should take the rare opportunity to watch the birds during this coming CNY. 不曾在柔佛州出現過的鉗嘴鸛陸續飛來過冬,其中有逾200隻出現在禮讓縣的林峇稻田區。

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