Living in Melaka
South East Asia Education Hub of Choice (Malaysia)
With a total of 20 private universities and colleges, Melaka is fast becoming an education hub in the southern region of Peninsular Malaysia. A city described as a cultural melting pot with influences from Malay, Portuguese, Dutch, British, Indian and Chinese cultures, Melaka will inspire any student with its charm and history, where a confluence of cultures have helped form the cultural fabric it is today.
A UNESCO World Heritage site, Melaka serves as a living museum which will provide a conducive learning experience for any student who lives here.
Variety of Activity
Apart from the academics, students have a wide range of social and leisurely activities such as taking a stroll along the Melaka River or taking an idyllic boat ride to see hidden parts of the city.
Other activities include visiting the modern shopping complexes such as Dataran Pahlawan, Mahkota Parade and The Shore, and the weekly night market in Jonker Walk, exploring the recreational forest, Melaka Zoo or butterfly farm in Ayer Keroh, or simply discovering some of Melaka’s museums and historic sites.
Low Cost of Living
The cost of living in Melaka is considered low in comparison to other states. It offers residents and visitors a wide range of facilities and public amenities such as hospitals, clinics, sport complexes, libraries and parks.
Where food is concerned, a wide range of local and international cuisines are available at the many restaurants and eateries found all over the state.
Melaka Food Heaven
If you love to eat Kueh and Baking Biscuit , Melaka Jonker Walk has the best Nyonya Kuehs in Malaysia which is a must try food in Melaka.
Other than Nyonya Kuehs, there is also baking biscuits from a wide range of bakeries where you can buy famous biscuit from Wife Cakes ( Lou Po Bing) to Horse Hoof Biscut (Beh Tah Su).
There is also Melaka famous Red Bean Ice Kacang which is simple assembly of sweet red bean, basil seeds, coconut milk and gula melaka on a mountain of ice shavings to relieve from the hot weather of Malaysia