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Tanjung Tuan or Cape Rachado (as named by the Portuguese, meaning Broken Cape) is an exclave of the state of Malacca, Malaysia. It is a cape with a lighthouse facing the Strait of Malacca. Though it is administered by the Malacca state government, the area used to fall under the sovereignty of Negeri Sembilan which surrounds it.
The coastal area off the cape, is famous as the site of the naval Battle of Cape Rachado in 1606, between the Dutch VOC and Portuguese fleets, the opening act for the series of conflicts between the coalition of Dutch-Johore and Portuguese Malacca that ultimately ended with the Portuguese surrender of the city and fort of Malacca to the VOC in 1641.
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pajaran (47712) 2013-04-18 23:17
Interesantan tekst o mestu sa datim podacima ...
Lep pogled na obalu i trenutak sa talasom na vodi ...
Dobar trenutak snimak, kontrast, perspektiva, lepe boje.
Dobar rad i kompozicija, lepo pokazan trenutak sa talasom na vodi.
Imajte lep dan, sve najbolje za vikend.
An interesting article on the place of the given data ...
A nice view of the coast and the moment the wave on the water ...
A good time recording, contrast, perspective, beautiful colors.
Good work and composition, nice moment shown with a wave of water.
Have a great day, all the best for the weekend.
mesutilgim (79234) 2013-04-18 23:26
This is what I call "the beauty of the simplicity" !
So simple but so nice !
TFS and best regards
eldancer1 (24647) 2013-04-19 7:27
Simple but effective composition. Good lighting and dof with nice details especially the breaking waves. Well done, tfs.
siudzi (31637) 2013-04-20 7:14
Like this landscape post a lot. It has a very simple but also attractive composition and pastel charming tones. Quality -- especially sharpness and DOF were executed very well. Great work! TFS.
mcmtanyel (9967) 2013-04-20 14:20
I like the composition. Nicely done!
jmdias (51865) 2013-04-30 16:28
interesting view with these elements of pier going to the sea. I liked the contrast with the waves. nice to see this place once was a portuguese base in this region of the world.