Malacca is one of the best states to visit in Malaysia if one intends to know more about Malaysia’s and the state’s history. This is due to the fact that Malacca has went through a long history of colonialism; however, the Malacca today – although small – is a strong state which contributes a lot to the essence of the country. In Malacca, the two most important industries include the tourism industry as well as the manufacturing sector. It is also one of the must-go states for tourists to visit because it contains so many historical stories that are tightly related to Malaysia. Thus, if tourists want to know more about Malaysia, Malacca is definitely the place to be.
Tourists are expected to find many budget hotels in Malacca, in which most of these hotels are situated very near to famous tourist attractions. Besides, the transportation system in Malacca is also doing fairly well, thus saving the time needed for tourists to travel around. Amongst the tourist attractions that one can visit is the Jonker Street. The Jonker Street is the most famous attraction in Malacca featuring various local cultural elements.
To know more of the historical stories in the state, tourists can also visit The Stadthuys Malacca, The Baba Nyonya Museum, Portuguese Square, and also the St.Paul Church Malacca. All of these tourist attractions provide detailed explanations on the historical happenings and will definitely help tourists to understand more of the state’s essence and uniqueness.
Besides of the main three races (Malay, Chinese, Indian), various other ethnicities such as the Baba Nyonya and the Portuguese can also be found in the state. Thus, it is also a great chance for tourist to also learn more of these unique ethnicities when they visit Malacca.