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Rejuvenation of Kampung Kuala Linggi for filmscape tourism

Hussin, Noor Sakinah and Hj. Baharuddin, Zainul Mukrim and Ibrahim, Putri Haryati (2020) Rejuvenation of Kampung Kuala Linggi for filmscape tourism. Design Ideals, 2 (2). pp. 61-71.

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Malacca is well known for its richness in history, culture, and tradition as the earliest states occupied by the Portuguese, Dutch, and the British Colonial powers and currently acknowledged as a UNESCO world heritage site for Historic Cities of Straits of Malacca. However, midway between Melaka City and Port Dickson lies a few other historic Malay traditional houses, Pagar Ruyung Sultanate throne, a Dutch Fort built to control all ships movements on Linggi River and Rembau River. These buildings were gazetted individually as historical monuments under the Antiques Act of 1976. Due to urbanization, a few remaining traditional villages like kampung Kuala Linggi faced degradation. Kampung Linggi is known for its rustic ambiance portraying the richness of Malay historical legacy, culture, environment, and lifestyle of the Malay communities of Malaysia. The village is well known among filmmakers as the spot for shooting Malay dramas, movies, and music videos but not to tourists or the younger generation. This research project proposed to prolong the remembrance of Kampung Kuala Linggi by implementing an inclusive and sustainable design strategy that promotes the beauty of Kampung Kuala Linggi as a platform for filmscape tourism spots.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 5381/87470
Uncontrolled Keywords: Filmscape, Sustainable Design, Tourism, Heritage
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GV Recreation Leisure
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design
Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Landscape Architecture
Depositing User: LAr. Dr. Putri Haryati Ibrahim
Date Deposited: 07 Jan 2021 10:50
Last Modified: 14 Jun 2021 23:21
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/87470

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