Kuala Lumpur

#ParisIsPossible: KL-Paris v/v for only SGD 709 (PHP 23k+)

#ParisIsPossible: KL-Paris v/v for only SGD 709 (PHP 23k+)

* Getting discounted tickets from the Philippines to Kuala Lumpur is fairly easy, with two budget airlines (Cebu Pacific and Air Asia) flying to KL from Manila/Cebu, so Expedia’s discounted fare from KL to Paris and back is a pretty good deal. Just go to Expedia and enter the […]

Sights from the GoKL bus

Sights from the GoKL bus

* Kuala Lumpur’s GoKL buses are a great way to explore the nooks and crannies of the city in air-conditioned comfort. They’re like hop-on hop-off buses but free. Intended primarily for Malaysians working in the capital’s central business district as a way of easing traffic congestion, these […]

There’s more to the Petronas Towers than the Petronas Towers

There’s more to the Petronas Towers than the Petronas Towers

* I admit, at first, I wasn’t too impressed with the Petronas Towers. On my first visit to Kuala Lumpur, in 2011, we’d stayed at the Furama Bukit Bintang, in a room that had a view of the Petronas Towers. I suppose the fact that we’d […]

Walking Food Tour of Kuala Lumpur

Walking Food Tour of Kuala Lumpur

* One of the best and most satisfying ways to explore a country’s culture is through its food, particularly the street fare favored by locals. We got to sample Kuala Lumpur’s street food scene last April with Food Tour Malaysia and it was a very […]