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Address: Jalan Puteri Hang Li Poh, Melaka, Malaysia
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Historical site, supposed was visited by Admiral Zheng He of China

The Admiral Zheng He (was also called Sam Po) was an Eunuch in the Ming Dynasty of China around AD.1400. He commanded a fleet of the Chinese Navy and made several voyages to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 May 2016
Koa K
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Muar, Malaysia

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Muar, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

The Admiral Zheng He (was also called Sam Po) was an Eunuch in the Ming Dynasty of China around AD.1400. He commanded a fleet of the Chinese Navy and made several voyages to Malacca. It was said that in the year 1459, he escorted the Princess Hang Li Poh to Malacca accompanied by 500 male servants and a few hundred... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

This is a small temple located at the foot of Bukit Cina. It was constructed in 1795 to ensure that prayers for those buried here will not be interrupted. Many traders from China come to Malacca and pass away here without fulfilling their dreams. Prayers were initiated in this temple on their behalf as many were here without their families.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

Historical place to visit. Pay attention to the ornate and intricate carvings around the temple. Don't forget to take a look at the well at the courtyard and read up on its history on the plaque!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015 via mobile

FOC, free of charge. Beside it have a old well, must go and look for it. This is a old temple, old well, and good for family visit with old folks.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2012

This is a small temple located at the foot of Bukit China. (The hill is an old historically-rich cemetery.) There is nothing interesting here, expect the fact that there is a well-known ancient well that is located right at the side of this temple. 100m to the right of the temple is the WW2 memorial.

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Selangor, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2012

This is a historical site for Malaysian Chinese. It is a temple of multi functions. The main goddess, Tua Pek Gong is a local Taowism goddess controlling the local land and in charges of wealth. Ma Zhu is the lady god managing the sea water to ensure safety of people with job related to sea life. Another picture that being... More 

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