Friday, July 31, 2009
Sherlock Holmes is written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. The stories begin at 221b Baker Street, England which is true by the way. Here is blog I found recently.. click here about Sherlock Holmes Museum.
I remember few years back on Astro it either on Disney Channel or Cartoon Network, they showing a futuristic Sherlock Holmes in 22nd Century where he was Cryogenics because of the accident he had with Dr Moriarty and bring him back to in the future .
Recently I found out they are bring Sherlock Holmes to the big screen, due to release this year in December. This is one movie I couldn't resist on going to watch.
Check out the Official Trailer on youtube click here to watch the Trailer.
In August 1976, the Dewan Undangan Negeri (DUN) complex, sited on 90 acres of beautifully landscaped and manicured gardens, has served parliamentary democracy well. The many DUN sittings held in the august House over a period of 33 years have contributed to the progress of Sarawak.
The foundation stone of the DUN complex was laid by the first Prime Minister of Malaysia, the late Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, on 30 August 1973 at the satellite township of Petra Jaya.
The building was completed in 1976 and officially opened by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Yahya Petra in August 1976 followed by the Rulers' Conference in the Dewan complex. The three-floor which can accommodate about 1,000 people, the Dewan Undangan Negeri (DUN) chambers with 160 seats and a gallery for 224 people.
The New Sarawak State Legislative Assembly Building is the new Sarawak's state legislative assembly building. It is located near Sarawak River in Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia. The building was officialy opened by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Tuanku Mizan Zainal Abidin on 27 July 2009.
This nine-storey high building is the venue for future Sarawak's new state legislative assembly sittings. The distinctive "payung" (umbrella) roof of the new DUN complex is an iconic landmark for Sarawak what the Sydney Opera House is to Australia or the Eiffel Tower is to Paris. The architecture of the new complex combines unique elements of Sarawak's heritage with state-of-the-art intelligent building
automation systems, multimedia communication facilities, and environmentally-friendly features. The new complex development covers and area measuring 172 acres near The AstanaSarawak River in Petra Jaya, Kuching. The new chamber can hold up to 108 members, each with their own office. It also has 142 seats for civil servants, 86 in the VIP gallery and 106 in the public gallery. Its architecture and design have meticulously (Governor's Residence) on the banks of
taken into account the future needs of elected representatives.
The building is fully equipped with high-tech information and communication technology. This new DUN complex, perched on the promontory on the pristine bank of the Sarawak River and nestled between the Astana and Fort Margherita, has been described as one of the most beautiful buildings in Southeast Asia. It is also a depiction of the state’s struggles and achievements over the years after gaining independence through the formation of Malaysia and as a multi-racial society. Reinforced by nine gigantic pillars and numerous arches, the building reflects the sovereignty of the people’s power as well as the support of all the races in the state.
Thursday, July 30, 2009
I was in Kuala Lumpur few days ago and I miss out the opening ceremony of the new DUN in Kuching. So here is few shot taken by my friend at the opening ceremony of the new Sarawak DUN.
The boat light show is wonderful
I wish I could be there that day to capture this wonderful sight, but unfortunately I was traveling at that time. Thanks to my friend for this wonderful photos.
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
During my holiday at Kuala Lumpur I stay at Alpha Genesis Hotel, usually I will stay at Nova Hotel because that day the place is full so Alpha Genesis Hotel will have to be fine.
The lift has the secuirty can only go from floor 1 to 3 without the keycard you can not go up to floor 4 to 9. It good that level 5 and 7 is for non smokers and I one of them stay at level 7.
My standard room
The View outside my room, only can see slight view of KLCC
Hotel Alpha Genesis,
No 45, Tengkat Tong Shin, Bukit Bintang,
50200 Kuala Lumpur,
Congratulation to the winners of Astro Star Quest 2009
Champion: Huang Yumin
First Runner-up: community-hui Liu
Second Runner-up: Yu-Jie Zeng
I loved the New Horizons: community-hui Liu
Best Original Song: Li Wei River City "If you are looking for the person I am"
The best MV director: Vernon王绍伟that the winners MV "The best outcome," lead singer Huang Yumin
Most Favourite Finalist: Kah Fai. (Through SMS)
Monday, July 27, 2009
New RM50 notes
New and old RM50 notes
The different between the old and the new RM 50 notes in front it has a the National Flower " Bunga Raya" and at the back it show the first Prime Minister and the oil palm tree.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
At Guangzhou there is a very interesting place to visit which is The Foshan Museum where you can find all sort collection of martial art from all time, such as The legendary Master Bruce Lee and etc.....
If you all love martial arts... this is the place you have to check it out. Trust me you will love it.
As you may notice already... I took these photos with my camera phone due to countless photo taking till my camera battery gone dry out.