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  • Some attractions in Vietnam you don't know
    If you only have time to explore one country in Southeast Asia, choose VIETNAM! Let’s admit it, when it comes to travel, Vietnam gets a bit of a bad rep. Before coming here all I heard were stories of travel scams, robberies, aggressive [...]
    D: 2.1mi00
  • Light Rail Transist (Transportation)
    Light Rail Transit is a great way to get around the city and also out of the city centre. The Light Rail Transit links Sentul Timur to Ampang(Ampang Line) and Sentul Timur to Sri Petaling (Sri Petaling Line). This rail transit passes [...]
    D: 2.1mi00
  • Restoran Baru Lee
    This restaurant is particularly well known for its fish paste. There are many kinds of dishes that are served in its fish paste. Some of these foods include steamed fish balls, fish cakes, fish noodle served in the fish paste. This is a [...]
    D: 1.8mi00
  • Esquire Kitchen
    Esquire Kitchen is a great place to try various Chinese food items and dishes. This place serves various kinds of food items and thus giving you a wide range of food to select from. However some of their must try and great dishes includes [...]
    D: 3.7mi00
  • Rain Nudle House
    Rain nudle House is a great restaurant to be at if you wants a great ambience and at the same time a great place to have tasty food. This place is very much known for its noodles. This restaurant’ speciality is the noodles. They are [...]
    D: 1.1mi00
  • Fong Lye Restaurant
    Fong Lye Restaurant serves really good Taiwanese and Chinese cuisine and dishes. There is a huge variety of food that one can choose from at this place. This place is usually visited by many locals and thus making it a great opportunity to [...]
    D: 1.8mi00
  • Moussandra Mediterranean food.
    Moussandra Mediterranean and Tapas Restaurant is a great place that sells authentic Greek, Spanish and Italian restaurant in Kuala Lumpur. This is a great place to dine in should you want to try great Greek, Spanish and Italian food here in [...]
    D: 2.1mi00
  • Beach Club Cafe
    Beach club cafe is a great place to hang out with your friends and buddies. Here you can dance to the house music or if you are interested in getting to know new friends. This is will be a ideal place to be at. However there are many Thai [...]
    D: 1mi00
  • Good Band at hard rock cafe
    Hard rock cafe is a very popular establishment all over the world. Likewise in Kuala Lumpur hard rock is always filled with both locals and tourist. This place just like other hardrock cafes serves great drinks and also a nice comfortable [...]
    D: 2.1mi00
  • Titiwangsa Lake
    Titiwangsa Lake is a great place to go to if you want to have a great bird’s eye view over Lake Titiwangsa, Petronas Towers and KL Tower. This is a great place as there is portable wheel that goes up to about 60metres in height giving [...]
    D: 0.9mi00
  • Chinatown
    Chinatown was established during the British colonial rule in the  Petaling area. This was a place that was built at that time for the Chinese community. Even now this is a great place to know more and understand about the Chinese [...]
    D: 1.7mi00
  • Batu cave (Hindu temple)
    The Hindu temple in Batu cave is very popular among both the locals especially Hindus and also the tourist. This is a great place to understand the culture, traditions and the religious aspects of the Hindus in Malaysia. People from all [...]
    D: 5.8mi00
  • Restoran Kim Lian Kee (Hokkien Noodle)
    This restaurant known as the Restoran Kim Lian Kee is very famous in Kuala Lumpur not just among the locals but also tourists from tourists around the world. This is because it is believed to sell one of the best Hokkien noodle. Hokkien [...]
    D: 1.5mi00
  • Ramly Burger
    Ramly Burgers are very well known in Kula Lumpur. These burgers are known to be the local’s best finger food. This burger seems just like the traditional burgers that we can get in fast food restaurants. However the difference is [...]
    D: 2.1mi00
  • Lot 10 Hawkers Centre
    This hawker centre known as the Lot 10 Hawker centre is housed below the Lot 10 complex by the Isetan. There are various stalls in this place and each of these stall sells different kind of local food. This is a great place to try the local [...]
    D: 0.8mi00
  • National Mosque (Masjid Negara)
    Malaysia's most prominent building, the National Mosque was built in 1965 and embodies modern and Islamic art. The admission to the mosque is free, though you have to be dressed appropriately. Because I'm a woman I had to cover my [...]
    D: 1.6mi00
  • Sri Mahamariamman Temple
    A beautifully ornate shrine in South-Indian style, the Sri Mahamariamman Temple is located in Kuala Lumpur's Chinatown and has a history of at least 130 years. At the entrance of the temple there is a big, wonderful gate-tower reaching [...]
    D: 4.5mi00
  • Kuala Lumpur Tower
    At the height of 1,38 (421m) feet, the Kuala Lumpur Tower is the fifth tallest tower in the world. From the Observation deck you have a beautiful view of the city and while we went at almost dawn we were able to see the city both in [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Islamic Art Museum
    The rich culture and art of the Muslims is presented in the Islamic Art Museum, which we visited several weeks ago. The building in itself is a work of art, with its white and blue domes. The whole place is so beautiful and built in such a [...]
    D: 1.7mi00
  • Kuala Lumpur Lake Garden
    The beautiful and large Kuala Lumpur Lake Garden is the most popular park in the city. Home to the Orchid Garden, the Butterfly and Bird Park, the Garden encompasses natural wonders of the world. Beside unique facilities there are also [...]
    D: 1.4mi00
  • Yut Kee Restaurant
    The pork rolls were the most delicious in the Yut Kee Restaurant the one afternoon we explored the backstreets of Kuala Lumpur and came upon this small 'coffeehouse' that is managed by the third generation now. They offer fantastic [...]
    D: 0.7mi00
  • Sultan Abdul Samad Building
    Home of Malaysia's High and Supreme Court, the Sultan Abdul Samad building is an architectural jewel combining in style the Western Gothic with Indian-Muslim. You may not be allowed to enter on certain days, but just seeing the whole [...]
    D: 1.3mi00
  • Enak KL Restaurant
    We had the most delicious meal in the prominent Enak KL Restaurant in one of Kuala Lumpur's larger malls. They feature original Malay cuisine and all their dishes not just look good but they taste really good too. The whole place is [...]
    D: 1.6mi00
  • Petronas Twin Towers
    With a height of 1483 feet and 88 stories, the Petronas Twin Towers is one of the tallest buildings in the world. An air-bridge connects the towers between the 41st and 42nd floor. You are allowed to go up the air-bridge in daytime, except [...]
    D: n/a00
  • National Art Museum of Kuala Lumpur
    Home to over 2500 works of art, the National Art Museum combines modern and traditional architecture and style both in its exterior and collections. If you're planning to spend a little bit more time int he museum, then you don't [...]
    D: 1.7mi00
  • The Jamek Mosque
    The oldest worshiping place in Kuala Lumpur, the Jamek Mosque has been built on the meeting of the two rivers, Sungei Klang and Sungei Gombak. The early settlers established their homes exactly at this confluence and built the mosque in [...]
    D: 1.3mi00
  • Top Hat Restaurant
    We just visited the Petronas Twin Towers and were looking for a place to have lunch when we found the Top Hat Restaurant. It looked so nice from the outside with its huge wall-windows that we decided to go and see if their food was good as [...]
    D: 1.6mi00
  • Petaling Street
    The whole street look like the a shopping paradise, though you have to be aware, that many of the products are fake or brought into the country illegally.  In any case, Petaling Street has everything to offer from watches through [...]
    D: 2mi00
  • Kuala Lumpur Central Market
    For souvenirs, artwork or crafts of local tradition you definitely have to go to the Central Market. Their shops range from the gifts and souvenirs to clothes and accessories to home decor. It is like a shopping wonderland where the [...]
    D: 1.4mi00
  • Cosmo's World Theme Park
    Divided into two areas, Cosmo's World Theme Park is the major attraction for visitors and locals with children. It has at least 14 rides featuring different themes and of course heights. They are highly popular among youngsters. [...]
    D: 1.8mi00
  • Travelling by taxi
    I think travellers all over the world share the same problems with taxi drivers who are just waiting to rip off some unsuspecting tourist. I was a victim in Rome once when three of us took a cab to go somewhere. No meters but a price was [...]
    D: 4.6mi00
  • Pangkor Island
    He ancient name for this island is Spirit Island. The ancient islanders believed that this island is protected by the spirits of 'Keramat Serban Hijau', 'Keramat Serban Kuning' and 'Keramat Tok Janggut'. Fishermen claim to hear voices [...]
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Kuala Lumpur History

Japanese occupation - The Japanese invaders conquered the British Malaya not so long after the start of WWII. In a span of one month, KL had fallen under the hands of the Japanese who in return routed the British in Singapore. In this occupation, there were many Kuala Lumpur Chinese people who were tormented and eventually killed. Also, a lot of Indians were driven to work at the Burma's “Death Railway.” As soon as the Japanese were lastly overpowered, the British momentarily went back to Kuala Lumpur. Not so long after the return of the British to KL, they were eventually expelled as Malaysia declared its own independence in the year [...]
 
 
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  • $438China Eastern Airlines flight China Eastern Airlines 
    FromToDepartureTime
    Los Angeles, CA (LAX)Kuala Lumpur, MY (KUL)09/28/201701:05 am
    Kuala Lumpur, MY (KUL)Los Angeles, CA (LAX)10/05/201702:10 am
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  • $519China Eastern Airlines flight China Eastern Airlines 
    FromToDepartureTime
    New York, NY (JFK)Kuala Lumpur, MY (KUL)01/24/201812:45 am
    Kuala Lumpur, MY (KUL)New York, NY (JFK)01/31/201802:10 am
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  • $554All Nippon Airways flight All Nippon Airways 
    FromToDepartureTime
    Washington DC, DC (DCA)Kuala Lumpur, MY (KUL)01/24/201808:45 am
    Kuala Lumpur, MY (KUL)Washington DC, DC (DCA)01/31/201808:00 am
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