Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Thrilling City Views from the Skybox of KL Tower

Posted on July 26, 2016

City viewing at Kuala Lumpur takes a hair-raising upgrade at the Skybox, the newest attraction at KL Tower (Menara Kuala Lumpur).  Launched only last May in conjunction of the 20th anniversary of the tower, the Skybox was built to as an exciting addition for visitors to the Sky Deck, which offers 360-degree views of the city. KL Tower, after all, is the world’s seventh tallest telecommunications tower, and one of the best places to see the entire metropolis – including the iconicRead More

PARKROYAL Kuala Lumpur: Business Meets Leisure at Bukit Bintang

Posted on June 2, 2016

Located at the lively shopping and entertainment district of Bukit Bintang, you’re right where the action is when you stay at PARKROYAL Kuala Lumpur. One can also reach the rest of the city via monorail with the Bukit Bintang station only a five-minute walk away. It’s all about staying in plush comfort and style, while still connecting with the pulse and culture of the city.  This polished and elegant five-star hotel with 426 rooms exudes an understated atmosphere of sophistication that appealsRead More

Celebrating the Colors of Malaysia at Citrawarna @ Kuala Lumpur 2015

Posted on December 19, 2015

Our Eat Travel Write Kuala Lumpur whole-day affair last October 17 culminated with the colorful extravaganza of Citrawarna @ Kuala Lumpur 2015, a grand cultural festival held annually at Dataran Merdeka at the heart of Kuala Lumpur since 1999. Departing from last year’s street parade format, this year’s celebration was set on a large stage in the middle of the square. The entire production comprised of more than 600 dancers from the different ethnicities in Malaysia. Built around the theme of “Culture, Nature and Future”, theRead More

Kuala Lumpur: Food Tripping at the KL Food Truck Feast

Posted on December 18, 2015

The best thing I discovered during the one-day Eat Travel Write Kuala Lumpur tour was the Kuala Lumpur Food Truck Feast, which is held every first and third weekend of the month at Dataran Merdeka. The event brings together the best food trucks in the city. There were around 20 food trucks every other weekend, including popular ones like Little Fat Duck, Big Hug Burger, Guac!, Teazer, FoodyTruck, Cowboys, Lokka Cafe and Cafe On The Go. During my visit, a lot of people patronized theRead More

Kuala Lumpur: KL Bird Park – World Largest Free-Flight Walk-In Aviary [SP]

Posted on February 21, 2014

An Indian peacock struts his stuff at KL Bird Park – the largest free-flight walk-in aviary in the world. One of the fascinating stops on the eco-friendly bicycle and tram tours from the KL City Gallery is the KL Bird Park (Taman Burung) – the largest free-flight walk-in aviary in the world! Located in the serene and scenic Kuala Lumpur Lake Gardens, it is only 10 minutes drive away from the city center. It is the home to more than 3,000Read More

Explore Kuala Lumpur by Tram or Bicycle! [SP]

Posted on February 20, 2014

Hop on a tram for only MYR 2 to explore the sights of Kuala Lumpur the entire day! After visiting Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, why not explore the city by bicycle or tram for a fun and eco-friendly tour of Kuala Lumpur? From the KL By Cycle Centre at the Gallery, tourists can now rent bicycles and follow a designated bicycle route through the city’s natural and historical sites. The route takes you between two zones: the heritage zone in theRead More