Archive for December 2005

Pantai Merdeka – RM20m facelift in the works

PANTAI Merdeka is set for a major facelift from a mere idyllic seaside with swaying casuarinas to a bustling seaside resort complete with facilities and amenities to cater toa new niche tourist market under the Ninth Malaysia Plan. Sungai Petani Municipal Council Planning Department chief Mohd Amin Ali said, currently, the resort drew mainly locals…

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How to get There ( Pantai Merdeka )

Tourists can take a bus from Alor Setar ot Butterworth to Sungai petani. From them one can catch a bus to Tikam Batu to transfer to another bus to Pantai Merdeka. For those driving there, head towards Tikam Batu town and follow the signboards all the way in for the approximately 15km drive to Pantai…

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The beguiling secrets of Pantai Merdeka

By TUNKU SHAHARIAHPhotos editing by Malaxi.com MANY people are aware of the splendour of Langkawi and its azure blue sea but few know the beguiling secrets of the white sandy beach at Pantai Merdeka on mainland Kedah. The kilometre-long stretch of sandy beach is the only seaside in mainland Kedah. This charming and scenic beach…

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Map to Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC)

1.The map of parking at open-air car parks along Jalan Ampang ( near Zouk & Saloma) 2.The map of parking at Suria KLCC 3.The map of parking at Mandarin Oriental Hotel 4.The map of parking at open-air car park in between Madarin Oriental Hotel & KL Convention Centre5.The map of parking inside KL Convention Centre…

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