The trip is to allow photographers to enjoy Malacca's culture and its most famous of all tourist attractions: Heritage. Of course the focus will be mainly on the Peranakan culture in Malacca and to understand the similarities & differences between Peranakans in Singapore, Penang and Malacca.
Day 1 - 20 April 2013 (Saturday)
0530 Meeting up at Kranji MRT Station for Drivers. (Drivers are to pick up passengers before meeting)
0530 - 1000 Enroute to Malacca
1000 - 1200 Brunch at Chicken Rice ball
1300 - 1430 Check-in Puri Hotel & short rest
1430 - 1730 Heritage Trail:
- Baba Nonya Heritage Museum (http://amazingmelaka.com/2011/10/baba-nyonya-heritage-museum/)
- No. 8 Heeren Street Heritage Centre
- Nonya Jewellery Museum
1800 - 2000 Sunset Shoot at Melaka Straits Mosque (http://amazingmelaka.com/2011/11/melaka-straits-mosque/)
2000 - 2100 Dinner at Amy Heritage Nyonya Cuisine
2100 - 2200 Portuguese Square
2200 - 2300 Back to hotel and walk to Jonker Street Night Market + Night River walk
2300 and beyond Back to Hotel to shoot some more!
Day 2 - 21 April 2013 (Sunday)
0600 - 0800 Early Morning Street walk shoot (perhaps someone model in Kebaya and shoot the streets? Kris you want to do this?)
0800 - 0900 Breakfast on the streets
1000 - 1200 Shooting (may revisit museums again)
1300 - Check out
1300 - 1400 Aunty Koh's Chendol
1400 - 1500 Lunch at Nancy's
1500 - 1600 Buying Local Produce
1600 - 2000 Enroute to Singapore
The above is subject to changes though the travelling dates are fixed.
Price includes the following:
- Car transportation (driver will pick you up at your place)
- 1 night stay at Puri Peranakan Boutique Hotel
- Price of admissions
- Fees for photography
Price doesn't include
- Lunch and Dinner
- VISA application and costs (if any)
Before end of April - SGD190
Single Surchage - SGD60
Land tour price - SGD130
No. of participants: 9 pax (Max)
Once the form is submitted, there will be a notification to the organiser and the organiser will give instructions on payment to the email in the form.
It will be first come first served basis. If payment is not received in a reasonable time (more than 5 working days), it is deemed that the registration has failed and will be passed to the next on the waiting list. The waiting list will use the time stamp of the form receipt to determine who comes first.
Once the form is done, please send the payment of SGD190/130 to POSB Savings Bank 121-42648-0 under name "Wong Uei Shen". Please use Internet Banking using your own POSB Account. Once it is through, please let me know via email when it is done so I can check.