2 cities in Malaysia are World Heritage sites

Wednesday, July 9, 2008

Malacca and Penang rejoiced as they celebrate the inscription of their state capitals as World Heritage Sites.
The World Heritage Site covers:> St Paul’s Hill civic zone with St Paul’s Church, Porta de Santiago (A Famosa) fortress and Stadhuys complex,
> Residential and commercial areas of Jalan Tun Tan Cheng Lock (Heeren Street), Jalan Hang Jebat (Jonker Walk) and adjacent streets, including Harmony Street, and> The Malacca River.