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 

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 

Early birds

Early birds

* On our second to the last day in Kuala Lumpur, we rose early, determined to get to the Batu Caves and walk the nearly 300 concrete steps up to the main temple before the sun became unbearably hot. We wolfed down our free breakfast of