Articles for August, 2013


Tourism News

Altered course of life in Sungai Mati

Altered course of life in Sungai Mati

STILL WATERS: All is quiet and calm in the once-bustling river village, but the Ledang District Office hopes to reverse the tide THERE is a big, populated island in Muar that is still largely unknown. The inland Pulau Penarik is unique as it is neither surrounded by the sea nor a lake. It is enclosed […]

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旅游新闻

騎重型摩哆車進行親民之旅‧柔蘇丹訪班卒麻市

騎重型摩哆車進行親民之旅‧柔蘇丹訪班卒麻市

柔佛州蘇丹依布拉欣殿下於昨日傍晚及今早,先後蒞臨班卒和麻市,展開“王室親民之旅”到訪麻縣的行程,受到廣大的各族民眾夾道歡迎。 蘇丹殿下與各族居民握手後,即受邀參觀各族的手工刺繡品,再為王室成員與居民組成的拉巴士比賽及划舟賽主持鳴笛禮。

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Tourism News

Sultan to visit Panchor

Sultan to visit Panchor

HISTORIC OCCASION: Sultan Ibrahim to meet his subjects and unveil a replica of Muar River’s famous freshwater prawn at the jetty. MUAR: THE Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar, will have a busy schedule when the Kembara Mahkota Johor (KMJ) tour reaches Panchor in Muar tomorrow. District Officer Abdul Rahman Mohamed Dewam said, upon […]

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Tourism News

RM7m facelift for Bkt Kepong police museum

RM7m facelift for Bkt Kepong police museum

SIGNIFICANT: The historical site will be renovated to cater for the increasing number of visitors. THE Bukit Kepong Police Station Museum will be refurbished at an estimated cost of RM7 million. It has a significant place in Malaysian history as 180 communists, led by Mat Indera, attacked the police station on Feb 23, 1950 at […]

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Tourism News

Fishermen's museum in Muar

Fishermen’s museum in Muar

FOR THE RECORD: Muar-Batu Pahat Fishermen’s Association planning to set up a museum dedicated to the fishing industry in Parit Jawa. PLANS are under way to set up a fishermen’s museum in Parit Jawa, which will feature the community’s rich history and heritage. Muar-Batu Pahat Fishermen’s Association president Ser Boon Huat said the museum would […]

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Worship Place

Muar Nan Hai Fei Lai Guan Yin Temple (麻坡南海飞来观音堂)

Muar Nan Hai Fei Lai Guan Yin Temple (麻坡南海飞来观音堂)

The ancient temple is located at Jalan Salleh, opposite Pagoh Bus Station with over hundred years history. It was established before 1913. The main deity in the temple is thousand hands Guan Yin (Goddess of Mercy). The temple provides various services to devotees like consultation, divination, an tai sui, lighting, luck-replenish, beat the bad guy […]

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麻市街景

贪吃街与香蕉街

贪吃街与香蕉街

[Muar street view: Jalan Haji Abu and Jalan Yahya] 麻坡的也也街,夹在二马路与三马路之间,曾经开着许多专收香蕉的店,所以又叫香蕉街。 五马路与六马路是城里格性简单的两条街,城里另外两条直街是哈芝阿务街及也也街。它们都有不同的街貌,不同的生活气息。

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宗教场所

环境优美 游客络绎 麻蛇山缺发展经费

环境优美 游客络绎 麻蛇山缺发展经费

[Nagamalai Koil Alaiyam or Snake Temple can be developed to a tourist attraction with more funding.] 被列为麻县十大旅游热点的蛇山,如今面对拨款问题,难以修缮或改善基建,也难圆打造成度假胜地之梦。 蛇山“开山鼻祖”古巴拉梅农之第六个儿子巴拉姆向《南洋商报》透露,麻县十大的热门旅游区,蛇山也获英文报章列入榜内,与其他热点丹绒休闲广场、百年古建筑、回教堂、高级中学及渡轮码头前身等齐名。

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华人美食

巴口新村:芋頭飄香香滑鬆軟

巴口新村:芋頭飄香香滑鬆軟

[Bee Hong Tin Restaurant’s fragrant yam bun is the iconic dish at Bukit Bakri Muar] 美芳珍餐室小檔案 掌舵人 :許金龍(48歲) 開業年份:約1970年 營業地點:麻坡巴口新村門牌310-6號快樂戲院樓下(巴剎附近)

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