There is a replica of Colmar... in Malaysia

The Malaysian copy of Colmar features traditional Alsace architecture

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In the jungles of Malaysia, a 45-minute drive from Kuala Lumpur in the Berjaya Hills, 3,000 feet above sea level you can find, amongst the lush tropical vegetation a village which would seem more at home in the more temperate climate of France. It is a replica of the 16th century French town of Colmar in the Haut-Rhin, complete with half-timbered façades and its own boulangerie


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