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One Day in KL – A Cultural Experience

One Day in KL – A Cultural Experience September 30, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
If you had just one day in KL city, here’s a list of the top five cultural things you must do- Photo Courtesy of the National Art Gallery 1. Browse works of art at the National Art Gallery The building in itself is impressive, showcasing Malay architectural features that mingle with modern elements....

Using Public Transport

Using Public Transport September 30, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Most of Kuala Lumpur can be explored on foot. However you have the option of using the city’s well-integrated public transport system to get to some of the city’s must visit places. Here are the options available: Option 1 – Taxis Taxi stands are scattered all over the city. However, you could...

How to get from Kuala Lumpur’s airports to the city center

How to get from Kuala Lumpur’s airports to the city center September 29, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
There are several options to get from either the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) or the Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT) in Sepang to the city center. From KLIA to Kuala Lumpur Option 1- Taxi When traveling from the main airport, taking a cab is easy and convenient. At KLIA only airport limos...

Helpful Phrases in Bahasa Malaysia

Helpful Phrases in Bahasa Malaysia September 25, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Photo courtesy of esharkj/flickr Most of everyone you’ll meet in the city speaks English. After all English is officially the country’s second language. Therefore English is widely spoken. Bahasa Malaysia is the country’s official/ national language and so it pays to know some essential phrases. Here...

$50 a Day in KL City

$50 a Day in KL City August 31, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
US$50 goes a long way in KL. Simply convert it and you have a total of RM149 to spend. Here’s how you can make the most of it. Photo courtesy of twicepix’s/ flickr – Head up to the sky bridge at the Petronas Twin Towers and enjoy a grand view of the city center. Stroll along the glass-encased...

KL Heritage Walk

KL Heritage Walk June 1, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
The Central Market conducts heritage walks for locals and tourists every day at 10:30am. Congregate right in front of the market for the Malaysia Heritage Walk, which is a free service that’s carried out by a group of volunteers who call themselves Be Tourist. The main aim of the walk is to promote...

Little India@ Brickfields Guided Walking Tours

Little India@ Brickfields Guided Walking Tours April 30, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Brickfields, one of the city’s pioneer settlements during the 19th century , is now the vibrant and thriving Little India, designated as such for its predominantly Indian character and the high percentage of Indian residents and businesses there. Beautiful arches, carved by artisans from India, line...