Step back in time to 1956 when the land we now know as Malaysia was called the Federation of Malaya. A passionate quest for freedom led by a determined delegation from United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), Malayan Chinese Association (MCA), Malayan Indian Congress (MIC), and Malay Rulers, spearheaded by the visionary Chief Minister, Tunku Abdul Rahman. Together, they embarked on a historic journey to negotiate independence with the British Colonial Office in London.
Their relentless efforts bore fruit, and on that momentous day of 31st August 1957 at 9:30 am, the heart of the nation beat as one. The stirring words of Tunku Abdul Rahman echoed through the newly constructed Merdeka Stadium in Kuala Lumpur, as he proudly read the Proclamation of Independence. This pivotal event marked the birth of Malaysia as we know it today.
Before Malaysia came to be, the Federation of Malaya united 11 states on the peninsula, including the nine Malay states of Johor, Kedah, Kelantan, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Perak, Perlis, Selangor, and Terengganu, as well as the two British Straits Settlements of Penang and Melaka.
Since that historic day, every 31st of August, we celebrate Hari Merdeka, the day that symbolizes the unwavering spirit and resilience of our people. It’s a time to reflect on the sacrifices made, the progress achieved, and the dreams that continue to drive us forward as a nation.
Join us as we come together to honor our heritage, cherish our diversity, and embrace the unity that defines us. Let us celebrate the freedom and possibilities that Hari Merdeka represents, and pave the way for an even brighter future for Malaysia.
Happy Hari Merdeka! Together, we stand tall and proud!
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Experience the Essence of Merdeka at Wings by Croske Resort Langkawi
This Merdeka, gather your friends and family to celebrate in the heart of Langkawi’s historical modern classic hotel – Wings by Croske Resort Langkawi!
Immerse yourself in the captivating beauty of Langkawi’s serene landscape, where contemporary luxury blends seamlessly with the island’s rich heritage. Our resort offers an unforgettable experience, combining modern comforts with a touch of timeless elegance.
Relax in spacious and well-appointed rooms, each designed to ensure your utmost comfort and relaxation. Whether you’re lounging by the pool, savoring delectable local cuisine, or exploring the island’s wonders, Wings by Croske Resort promises an unforgettable Merdeka getaway.
As you revel in the festivities of Merdeka, let us pamper you with warm Malaysian hospitality, making your stay a truly cherished memory.
Book your Merdeka escape at Wings by Croske Resort Langkawi and experience the essence of Malaysia’s independence in the lap of luxury. Celebrate the nation’s freedom with your loved ones and create timeless memories that will last a lifetime. Happy Merdeka!
Don’t Miss Out! Wings Merdeka Day 2023 Package – Book Now!
Celebrate Merdeka Day in style with our exclusive Wings Merdeka Day 2023 Package at Wings by Croske Resort Langkawi. Limited vouchers available!
- Room stay for 2
- Sumptuous BBQ buffet dinner
- Drinks and snacks at Long-beach poolside bar
- Breakfast for 2
Join us for a memorable Merdeka countdown from 7:30 pm to 12:30 am on 30th August 2023.
Don’t wait! Secure your voucher and room before they run out. Book now and create cherished Merdeka memories with your loved ones!
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