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Visiting Thean Hou Temple in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia…But Not for a Marriage Blessing

I first met David Hogan, Jr., the publisher of the award winning Malaysia Asia Travel Blog, during a visit to Malaysia’s Penang Island. On that occasion, he took me to one of the island’s most popular “hawker centers,” where we ate our way through outdoor food stalls that stretched for blocks. Some years later David and I reconnected in the capital city of Kuala Lumpur (KL). This time he treated me to a delicious lunch at a hole-in-the-wall restaurant located in the city’s Little India neighborh...
Tags: Travel, David, Culture, Malaysia, Little India, Cultural Travel, Asia Travel, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Penang Island, David Hogan Jr, Kuala Lumpur KL, Thean Hou Temple

PHOTO: Historic Kuala Lumpur Railway Station, Grande Dame of Malaysia’s Capital City

I rounded a corner and stopped in my tracks. The old Kuala Lumpur Railway Station stretched before me in all her glory. Her lacy white skirts were tatted with horseshoe, ogee, and keyhole arches, while her chhatri-topped towers were held aloft like frilly parasols, providing protection from the brutal Malaysian sun. This spectacular example of British Raj style and opulence is undoubtedly the grand dame of Malaysia’s capital city. During the early years of British rule, Kuala Lumpur (KL) had bee...
Tags: Travel, Daily Photo, Photography, Culture, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Cultural Travel, Capital City, Raj, Kuala Lumpur KL, Railway Stations, Kuala Lumpur Railway Station, Kuala Lumpur Railway Station Grande Dame

Day 01 Kuala Lumpur Jan 2019

Saturday 19th January 2019My Jetstar flight journey to Kuala Lumpur KL did not start as well as I hoped as it was delayed for a good 40 minutes this morning. I was on my way to visit R at his hometown for the weekend. R had recently reloc
Tags: Travel, Jetstar, Kuala Lumpur KL

Best Shopping Malls to Visit in Kuala Lumpur KL

Not your regular Top 10 list but this is a list of the Best Shopping Malls to Visit in Kuala Lumpur or KL based purely on the popularity of the malls for tourism purposes. Many visitors come to Malaysia in search of some good places to go shopping in Kuala Lumpur or KL, but with so many top 10 list out there, most of them are just plucked from the internet and interlinked to some online hotel booking sites or just for the sake of getting people to click on their links.  So, as I have been...
Tags: Travel, Featured, Shopping, Southeast Asia, Taiwan, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Kl, Klia Express, Bukit Bintang, PETALING JAYA, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, JW Marriott, David Jr, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre

Best Places to Visit in Malaysia 2017

Anyone visiting Malaysia this year would want to know where are the best place to visit in Malaysia for 2017 and this article will provide you with my personal first hand experiences at the many places recommended in this list. The places are all located all over the country but I will make it easy for the traveler, as you need to plan your trip properly, in order to visit at least some of the recommended places to visit in Malaysia.  Know that when you enter Malaysia, you will land at th...
Tags: Travel, Hong Kong, Featured, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Cnn, Thailand, Unesco, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Brunei, Sabah, Borneo, Selangor, Airasia, Malacca

8 Best Nightlife Destinations In Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

When night approaches, the city centre of Kuala Lumpur (KL) does not sleep. Instead, it becomes even livelier than it is during daytime. The nightlife scene is getting more and more vibrant, and people are traveling to KL just for parties. Be it a casual pub, swanky 5-star hotel rooftop bar or happening nightclub establishment, there is surely fun for everyone. From Havana Bar & Grill to KL Zouk Club Malaysia, here is our guide to 8 Best Nightlife Destinations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Do shar...
Tags: Asia, Restaurants, Malaysia, Anthropology, Kuala Lumpur, Kl, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, Negroni, KLCC, Pina Colada, Petronas Twin Towers, Big Group, Kuala Lumpur KL, Kuala Lumpur Food Guide, Kuala Lumpur Travel Guide, Jalan Mesui Bukit Bintang

How to Spend Two Days in Kuala Lumpur

Visiting Kuala Lumpur (KL) was an afterthought on a journey through Asia. We visited the city on a 48 hour lay-over in KL. What we discovered was this capital city is a traveler’s dream. It’s affordable, the food is  fantastic, and there’s plenty of eye-popping sightseeing. Butterfly Park in KL Butterfly Kingdom Getting there: Take a taxi! Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park is situated within the Lake Gardens area and its main entrance is along Jalan Cenderasari. Website: http://www.klbutterflypar...
Tags: Asia, General, Malaysia, Islam, Kuala Lumpur, Catherine Zeta Jones, Taipei, Hindu, Chinatown, Selangor, Sean Connery, Petronas Towers, Petronas, Kelana Jaya, Koi, Petaling Street