Adelaide, Australia

Discover the cooler side of the land down under – Adelaide! Adelaide Nestled in the heart of South Australia, this charming city offers a brilliant amalgam of handsome historic buildings, picturesque coastal scenery and wide urban streets with splashes of colourful culture and genuine smiles. Get your food fix at this quaint town’s main precincts … Continue reading Adelaide, Australia

Gold Coast, Australia

Surfboard – Check! Bathing suit – Check! Huge amount of sunscreen – Check!! Gold Coast We’re set to go to Australia’s most celebrated holiday destination! Befitting its name, Gold Coast is blessed with miles of golden beaches and high quantity of sunshine in a year. A well-developed tourist hub, you can be sure that there … Continue reading Gold Coast, Australia

Melbourne, Australia

There’s so much to do in Melbourne that you’ll most likely start planning your next visit as soon as you arrive. Melbourne Just the great shopping, cultural attractions, scrumptious food and a chance to watch the penguins’ parade only scratches the surface of everything Melbourne has to offer. Bring your sense of adventure for an … Continue reading Melbourne, Australia

Sydney, Australia

G’day and welcome to Sydney Australia! Hailed as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Sydney is complemented by a beautiful nature landscape as well as its energetic locals known as Sydneysiders. Sydney The state capital of New South Wales, Sydney has its own unique style, culture, heritage, art and experiences for visitors … Continue reading Sydney, Australia

Beijing, China

As one of the world’s great capitals, Beijing will keep you spellbound for weeks on end with its magnificence and scale incomparable to any city in Asia. Beijing Massive complexes and impressive architecture make Beijing city of many icons, with millennia of rich culture and several astounding UNESCO World Heritage Sites to match. Explore this … Continue reading Beijing, China

Guangzhou, China

Guangzhou is also known as Canton, the pride of Cantonese people can be seen through their impeccable cuisines and brilliant fervour for business. Guangzhou Night More than just towering skyscrapers and countless dim sum shops, a closer observation will show you a charming city rich with culture and history as an important site of the … Continue reading Guangzhou, China

Hangzhou, China

The beauty of Hangzhou has been revered for centuries. Hangzhou Surrounded by lush greenery and towering mountains, you will feel like you’ve stepped into an elegant Chinese painting. The land is green with agriculture, the architecture is enchantingly rustic and there’s the majestic West Lake, the main attraction of Hangzhou. Best of Hangzhou Best of … Continue reading Hangzhou, China

Kunming, China

It’s always spring time in Kunming! The picturesque lakeside city is also known as the ‘City of Eternal Spring’ for its flower blossoms and pleasant weather all year long. Kunming Kunming is located at an altitude of 1,900 metres (6,234 feet) above sea level and at a latitude just north of the Tropic of Cancer. … Continue reading Kunming, China

Shanghai, China

The most influential city in China, Shanghai pulsates with life amongst the bright lights from towering skyscrapers, fashionable folks strolling along the scenic banks of The Bund, and old temples with rich culture and history. Shanghai Shanghai is a global center for finance, innovation, and transportation, and the Port of Shanghai is the world’s busiest … Continue reading Shanghai, China

Xi’an, China

Travel through Xi’an and you will find yourself walking through the comprehensive book of China’s rich and ancient history. Xi’an The capital city for 13 dynasties, Xi’an has prospered through the years with the emergence of the Silk Road. Xi’an is the birthplace of China’s many ideas, discoveries, civilizations and traditions, thus making China a … Continue reading Xi’an, China

Hong Kong

If you listen to the heartbeat of China’s steady rhythm, you’ll find that Hong Kong is the city that quickens the pulse. Hong Kong Modern, brimmed with people and architecture, and powered by super-efficient public transportation, the city that lives to eat is compactly packed into one exciting metropolitan that promises a worthy experience to … Continue reading Hong Kong

Hanoi, Vietnam

Its ideal riverside location has made Hanoi a coveted city since imperial times, attracting Chinese invaders and French colonisers. Hanoi This rich historical background made the charming capital city of Vietnam what it is today – a lovely city teeming with cultural gems and well-preserved heritage buildings, with traces of influences of Sino-Vietnamese and French … Continue reading Hanoi, Vietnam

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Formerly known as Saigon, Vietnam’s largest metropolis is often described as busy and chaotic. But Ho Chi Minh City‘s disarming French colonial charm and wide gastronomic choices make it a worthy cosmopolitan destination in its own right and an excellent starting point for countryside excursions. Ho Chi Minh City Ho Chi Minh city is the … Continue reading Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Bali, Indonesia

Everybody knows Bali is the place to go if you’re looking for a fun beach holiday — lots of splendid surfing, diving, and snorkelling. While this is true, there are other aspects of Bali worth exploring. Bali From art galleries, monkey reserves and delicious local delicacies, you can explore these and more on your own … Continue reading Bali, Indonesia

Bandung, Indonesia

Tree-lined boulevards and graceful colonial buildings hark back to Bandung‘s past grandeur as “Parijs van Java” — the Paris of Java. Bandung The city is surrounded by fertile highlands dotted by picturesque tea plantations and fruit orchards which also make excellent vantage points for outdoor sports enthusiasts. Bandung to many, is a shopping paradise filled … Continue reading Bandung, Indonesia

Jakarta, Indonesia

“Big Durian” sums it all for the happening Jakarta – the quickening rhythms, the hustle and bustle, and the kaleidoscope of colours. Jakarta The eclectic mix of the great metropolitan lifestyle blends seamlessly with the latest fashion trends and its churning economy, as the scent of excitement lingers in the warm tropical air. Towards the … Continue reading Jakarta, Indonesia

Lombok, Indonesia

Neighbouring the ubiquitous island of Bali, Lombok is actually the preferred alternative if the scene next door gets too overwhelming. Lombok Beautiful turquoise waters, coral reefs and warm sandy beaches everywhere you turn, and the lack of tourists means the island is your own private little paradise. When it’s time to call it a day, … Continue reading Lombok, Indonesia

Makassar, Indonesia

The empire of Gowa-Makassar was famous among the European powers for its fierce Bugi sailors and pirates which coined the term “Boogey man”. For today’s travellers however, Makassar is sunshine heaven on earth. Makassar The coastal areas boast an abundance of surfing, diving and beach-bound activities set against a splendid backdrop of turquoise blue inviting … Continue reading Makassar, Indonesia

Medan, Indonesia

Throughout history, communities from different parts of the world have always flocked to and thrived in Medan, making it a city with rich and strong living traditions. Medan In addition to the native Bataks, the fourth largest city in Indonesia is characterized by sizeable Malay, Chinese and Indian populations, coupled by vibrant rhythms and ancient … Continue reading Medan, Indonesia

Solo, Indonesia

Sala, Surakarta, Solo – the ancient Mataram kingdom may have many names, but one charming personality. Solo Just 65 kilometres away from the more popular Yogyakarta, this Central Java city is the epitome of authentic Indonesian experience. From the great outdoors to its charming temples and its tantalizing local cuisine, the unique Batik-land of many … Continue reading Solo, Indonesia

Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Yogyakarta is one of the most tourist-friendly cities in Indonesia. From great cultural places to fun places to shop and exciting outdoors activities, it has something for everyone. Yogyakarta Yogyakarta is regarded as an important centre for classical Javanese fine arts and culture such as ballet, batik textiles, drama, literature, music, poetry, silversmithing, visual arts, … Continue reading Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Kochi, India

Formerly known as Cochin, Kochi is a charming South Indian city that holds an interesting mixture of British, Holland, Portuguese, Chinese, Arab and Jewish influences from its colonial past. Kochi Called the “Queen of the Arabian Sea”, Kochi was an important spice trading centre on the west coast of India from the 14th century onward, … Continue reading Kochi, India

Kolkata, India

With a population of over fifteen million people, Kolkata (formerly known as Calcutta) is considered the cultural capital of India for the pool of multi-generational creative talents making up the locals. Kolkata Take home fond memories as you traverse the city’s many attractions, or set forth on a spiritually enlightening journey with the temple’s many … Continue reading Kolkata, India

Nagoya, Japan

Home to automobile giants Toyota, Honda and Mitsubishi, Nagoya has truly seen through its turbulent times during the World War II to flourish into a major economic hub. Best of Nagoya The city is filled with charming attractions, towering skyscrapers and historical sites that make it the well-rounded city the world loves. Stroll through the … Continue reading Nagoya, Japan

Osaka, Japan

Down to earth and delightfully inviting, get ready to be immersed in the charming culture and life of Osaka, especially the food! Best of Osaka Rated as the world’s greatest food city by The Guardian UK, Osaka certainly packs a good punch when it comes to delicacies that will satisfy the tummy. So much so … Continue reading Osaka, Japan

Tokyo, Japan

While there are no giant monsters battling it out on the streets of Tokyo, the reality you will find here is every bit as exhilarating. Best of Tokyo Welcome to one of the busiest cities in the world, where Tokyo’s fast paced lifestyle paired with an unshakeable obsession for the latest trends and technologies make … Continue reading Tokyo, Japan

Manila, Philippines

The historic city of Manila and over a dozen cities surrounding it – collectively referred to as Metro Manila – make up an urban megacity where Spanish colonial-era churches stand next to modern buildings, as jeepneys, tricycles (motorized sidecars) and pedicabs ply the streets. Best of Manila The city is located on the eastern shores … Continue reading Manila, Philippines

Singapore

For an island state of its size, Singapore punches above its weight. It is jam-packed with attractions, making it popular for shopping, sightseeing, dining and fun experiences. Welcome to Singapore This melting pot of Chinese, Malay, Indian and Western influences has the food, architecture and culture to show for it. What’s more, there’s always something … Continue reading Singapore

Busan, South Korea

Walled by lavish mountains on one side and the breezy sea on the other, and with an urban sprawl all over the city, Busan emits an interesting aura of a "homely" city. The Best of Busan The "summer capital" of Korea is where you’ll find the country’s largest beach, longest river and most beautiful natural … Continue reading Busan, South Korea

Seoul, South Korea

Backdrop to many South Korean TV dramas, music videos, memorable K-pop albums and over 10 million metropolitans proves that they only need to be themselves to be successful! The Grand Palace With Gangnam, kimchi and BB creams used daily in our lives – it’s about time to visit Seoul, the iconic heart of Korea. Seoul … Continue reading Seoul, South Korea

Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok was originally a little village on the banks of the Chao Phraya River and renamed as Krung Thep, which means “City of Angels”. Bangkok Love it or hate it, its sheer dynamism is intoxicating as it is a quirky blend of traditional east with the modern West. Ask anyone who has ventured here and … Continue reading Bangkok, Thailand

Chiang Mai, Thailand

Located among green hills and mountains, Chiang Mai is a favourite Northern Thailand destination for travellers. The “Rose of the North” is well-known for extraordinary handicraft, delicious food and rich history. Chiang Mai It is home to more than 300 temples in Lanna and Burmese styles, some of them are just as old as the … Continue reading Chiang Mai, Thailand

Phuket, Thailand

From the endless beach umbrellas to the quiet hills, the mud-soaked ATVs and the friendly elephants, Phuket is an island that never ceases to reinvent itself. Phuket There is so much to see and do for beach bums, extreme adventure enthusiasts, night owls, culturati and every kind of traveller. No wonder the world comes here … Continue reading Phuket, Thailand

Surat Thani, Thailand

Rich history, great food, romantic beach strolls and never-ending parties – all these and more in Surat Thani! Surat Thani Bask in the tranquillity as you ride on a boat to the floating village on Ratchaprapha Dam. Feast your appetite on the many delicious street food in town such as the savoury Thai Fish Cakes … Continue reading Surat Thani, Thailand

Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei, the capital of Taiwan is a marvel in its own right. The hub of economy, finance, tourism and even fashion, life is ever-changing and ever-quickening in Taipei. The booming metropolitan embraces modernity like two peas in a pod, yet fiercely preserving its traditional values passed down through generations. The skyline is built to impress, … Continue reading Taipei, Taiwan

KL Sentral ERL Station, the ERL station for KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit at the KL Sentral

The KL Sentral ERL station for the Express Rail Link (ERL) trains, both the KLIA Transit and KLIA Ekspres, is located within the KL Sentral Transportation Hub. The following picture shows the layout plan of the KL Sentral Transportation Hub. You can observe that the KLIA Transit and KLIA Ekspres departure areas are allocated at … Continue reading KL Sentral ERL Station, the ERL station for KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit at the KL Sentral

klia2 ERL Station, the ERL station for KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit at the klia2

The klia2 ERL station for the Express Rail Link (ERL) trains – (KLIA Transit and KLIA Ekspres services) – is located at Level 2 of the Gateway@klia2 Mall attached to the klia2 terminal. Entrance and ticket counter at klia2 ERL station Travellers will buy the ticket at the ticket counters / ticket machines on Level … Continue reading klia2 ERL Station, the ERL station for KLIA Ekspres and KLIA Transit at the klia2

Packing know-how

What to look for when choosing your travel suitcase? What to pack? How to pack? Find your answer here. Packing know-how: Finding the perfect suitcase Pack like a pro Techie’s travel essentials First aid kit essentials Packing check list Finding the perfect Suitcase Finding the perfect suitcase is an art and a science. Keep these … Continue reading Packing know-how

Joy of flying

Whether on a short or long-haul journey, flying can be a pleasant experience if you are well-prepared. Here are some steps to ensure you have a safe, smooth and comfortable flight. Stretching Knee Curls Sit straight and gently lean forward and raise one knee. Grasp the knee with both arms and gently pull the leg … Continue reading Joy of flying

Traveling with kids

Myths About Travelling With Kids Myth 1: Kids Require Extra Luggage There’s no need to take every last baby item with you when you travel. Many hotels provide essentials like strollers, baby bottles and toys. Call ahead to find out what they offer so you don’t over pack. Myth 2: Kids Don’t Remember Child psychologists … Continue reading Traveling with kids

Smart planning tips

These travel tips will help you focus on the trip details now so you can drop everything and relax at your destination as you should. Banish last-minute stress with smart planning! Before you go Some destinations require a visa, so make sure your travel documents are complete beforehand Be a smart traveler and find out … Continue reading Smart planning tips

A world of fiestas

It’s not just about art, food and culture when you visit a country. Some of the fun, intriguing ways of discovering a country is by participating in its festivals. These festivals can be mystical, whacky, charming or downright weird but you are assured of bragging rights for participating in a truly unique experience. A world … Continue reading A world of fiestas

Savvy travel tips

There are many ways you can enjoy your holiday while maintaining a reasonable low budget. Here is a list of smart travel tips. Some tips for planning a holiday: Tips on booking flights and hotels Tips on Travel insurance and visas Tips on carrying valuables Tips on telecommunications Tips on navigation Tips on scams watch … Continue reading Savvy travel tips

KL Sentral, Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur, the transportation hub for Kuala Lumpur

The Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur, or KL Sentral, is built as the state-of-the-art transportation hub for Kuala Lumpur’s integrated rail transportation, seamlessly links all urban, suburban residential, commercial and industrial areas. Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur / KL Sentral The KL Sentral stands at the core of the 72-acre KL Sentral Development along Jalan Damansara and … Continue reading KL Sentral, Stesen Sentral Kuala Lumpur, the transportation hub for Kuala Lumpur

Johor Bahru, be charmed by its historical buildings, cultural attractions, and breathtaking scenery

Johor Bahru is originally named Tanjung Puteri and later renamed by Sultan Abu Bakar, ‘The Father of Modern Johor’, this jewel of the south is the state capital of Johor and second largest city in the country. View of Johor Bahru from Singapore At the Johor Bahru, you will be charmed by its historical buildings, cultural … Continue reading Johor Bahru, be charmed by its historical buildings, cultural attractions, and breathtaking scenery

Kota Bharu, a great destination to learn more about Malaysia’s rich history and heritage

As the state capital and royal seat of Kelantan, Kota Bharu is well-known as the cradle of Malay culture in beautiful Malaysia. Best of Kota Bharu With its scenic natural landmarks, ancient buildings and traditional handicrafts, Kota Bharu is a great destination to learn more about Malaysia’s rich history and heritage. Don’t fret as Kota … Continue reading Kota Bharu, a great destination to learn more about Malaysia’s rich history and heritage

Kota Kinabalu, discover its gorgeous rainforests, natural ecosystem, beautiful reefs, and diverse culture

The Kota Kinabalu, or KK as it is more affectionately known, is the capital of the Sabah state in Malaysia. Photo credits: www.splendia.com A delightful coastal city that is rich with history and tradition beckons local and international travellers to explore and discover its gorgeous rainforests, natural ecosystem, beautiful reefs and diverse culture. Climbing enthusiasts … Continue reading Kota Kinabalu, discover its gorgeous rainforests, natural ecosystem, beautiful reefs, and diverse culture

Kuching, a multitude of outdoor activities and natural untouched beauty laid out across the vast land

Slow in motion but vivacious when it needs to be, Kuching truly represents the soul of cats (Kuching means cat in Malay language). Kuching As one of the largest cities in the island of Borneo, Kuching holds a multitude of outdoor activities as well as natural untouched beauty laid out across the vast land. Kuching … Continue reading Kuching, a multitude of outdoor activities and natural untouched beauty laid out across the vast land

Langkawi, endless to-do list, from water sports to eco-tourism activities

Imagine 99 islands enshrouded in romantic legends with an endless to-do list, from water sports to eco-tourism activities. Sheltered from major storms by the peninsula on one side and Sumatra on the other, Langkawi has world class attractions available throughout the year. So yes, there’s more to the island than just shopping, although the island’s … Continue reading Langkawi, endless to-do list, from water sports to eco-tourism activities

Penang, Pearl of the Orient

Gourmets and gourmands rejoice! The ‘Pearl of the Orient’, Penang, is a thriving melting pot of a city where everyone is a certified foodie. Photo credits: en.wikipedia.org Rich culture and traditions give rise to lingering scents of irresistible food from all corners of Malaysia, as the island’s heritage is proudly and fiercely preserved without resisting … Continue reading Penang, Pearl of the Orient

Batu Caves, popular tourist attraction with 3 main caves featuring temples and Hindu shrines

Batu Caves is a an iconic and popular tourist attraction in Selangor. Being the site of a Hindu temple and shrine, Batu Caves attracts thousands of worshippers and tourists, especially during the annual Hindu festival, Thaipusam. The main attraction of the Batu Caves is the large statue of the Hindu God at the entrance, besides … Continue reading Batu Caves, popular tourist attraction with 3 main caves featuring temples and Hindu shrines

Brickfields, Little India, popular for its Indian food delights

Brickfields is a small to medium-sized town and residential neighbourhood (as well as an administrative zone) located just outside central Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Brickfields is popular for its Indian food delights especially the unique banana leaf rice and thosai (Indian pancake made from fermented rice flour). Brickfields is also known as Kuala Lumpur’s Little India … Continue reading Brickfields, Little India, popular for its Indian food delights

Bukit Bintang, Bintang Walk or Starhill, center for choices of abundant fashion, food & entertainment options

The Bukit-Bintang-KLCC stretch from Bukit Bintang to Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) will overwhelm you with choices of abundant fashion, food and entertainment options. Immerse yourself in the huge selection of local and international brands available across nine signature malls within the area. Bukit Bintang, also known as Bintang Walk or Starhill, is the name … Continue reading Bukit Bintang, Bintang Walk or Starhill, center for choices of abundant fashion, food & entertainment options

Petaling Street, Chinatown, shop for anything from gems and incense to toys and t-shirts

Petaling Street, the centre of Kuala Lumpur’s original Chinatown, maintains much of its traditional atmosphere, particularly at night when vendors fan out their merchandise along the street. Locals flock to Petaling Street primarily for bargain accessories and great Chinese food. So, go on, be brave – head down to Petaling Street with an empty stomach … Continue reading Petaling Street, Chinatown, shop for anything from gems and incense to toys and t-shirts

Dataran Merdeka, venue where Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957

Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square) is located in Kuala Lumpur, situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. It was here the Union Flag was lowered and the Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957. Since 1957, Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square) has been the usual venue for the annual … Continue reading Dataran Merdeka, venue where Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight on 31 August 1957

Jalan Alor, entire street dedicated to cheap hawker food with lots of local Chinese cuisines

The best place about eating in Kuala Lumpur is located at Jalan Alor. At the Jalan Alor, the stalls are parked all along the street, providing an overwhelming experience for its first timers. Jalan Alor is an entire street dedicated to cheap hawker food with lots of local Chinese cuisines. Both sides of Jalan Alor … Continue reading Jalan Alor, entire street dedicated to cheap hawker food with lots of local Chinese cuisines

Kuala Lumpur Bird Park, houses more than 3000 birds representing more than 200 species in an enclosed aviary

The Kuala Lumpur Bird Park (KL Bird Park) is a 20.9-acre public aviary in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It is a popular tourist attraction in the country, receiving an annual average of 200,000 visitors. Sprawling approximately 20.9 acres of verdant valley terrain, the bird park is divided into 4 zones. Zone 1 and 2 make up … Continue reading Kuala Lumpur Bird Park, houses more than 3000 birds representing more than 200 species in an enclosed aviary

KL Tower, Menara Kuala Lumpur, features an antenna that reaches 421 metres & the roof of the pod is at 335 metres

The Kuala Lumpur Tower (Menara Kuala Lumpur) is a tall tower located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Its construction was completed on 1 March 1995 and it is the 7th tallest freestanding tower in the world. Kuala Lumpur Tower features an antenna that reaches 421 metres and the roof of the pod is at 335 metres. … Continue reading KL Tower, Menara Kuala Lumpur, features an antenna that reaches 421 metres & the roof of the pod is at 335 metres

KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, , the 100-acre site hosts the tallest twin buildings, shopping mall, office buildings and more

Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) is a multipurpose development area in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Designed to be a city within a city, the 100-acre site hosts the tallest twin buildings in Malaysia, shopping mall, hotels, office buildings and several hotels. An entertainment, commercial and business focal point, KLCC is home to some of the most … Continue reading KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, , the 100-acre site hosts the tallest twin buildings, shopping mall, office buildings and more

Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, gallery tells the story of Kuala Lumpur through photos, prints & miniatures

The Kuala Lumpur City Gallery (KLCG) is strategically located right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur’s heritage enclave – Dataran Merdeka (Merdeka Square). The Kuala Lumpur City Gallery (KLCG) tells the story of Kuala Lumpur through photos, prints and miniatures. The entry to Kuala Lumpur City Gallery is free of charge and the opening hours … Continue reading Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, gallery tells the story of Kuala Lumpur through photos, prints & miniatures

Lake Gardens Park, first large-scale recreational park in the heart of the city of Kuala Lumpur

Lake Gardens, also known as Perdana Botanical Gardens, is Kuala Lumpur’s first large-scale recreational park. Measuring 91.6 hectares, it is located in the heart of the city of Kuala Lumpur. Lake Gardens Park is the perfect place of refuge from the hustle and bustle of the city. It contains large sculpted and manicured gardens and … Continue reading Lake Gardens Park, first large-scale recreational park in the heart of the city of Kuala Lumpur

Masjid Negara, key features are a 73-metre-high minaret and a 16-pointed star concrete main roof

The Masjid Negara (National Mosque) is an architectural tribute to Islam, the official religion of Malaysia. The Masjid Negara can accommodate up to 15,000 worshippers during prayers. The key features of the Masjid Negara are a 73-metre-high minaret and a 16-pointed star concrete main roof. How to go Pictures The umbrella, synonymous with the tropics, … Continue reading Masjid Negara, key features are a 73-metre-high minaret and a 16-pointed star concrete main roof

National Museum, four main galleries provide an overview of Malaysian history and cultures

The National Museum of Malaysia (Muzium Negara) provides an overview of Malaysian history and culture. Muzium Negara is a palatial structure built in the style of Rumah Gadang, an aspect of Minangkabau architecture. National Museum is a three storied structure of 109.7 meters long and 15.1 meters wide and 37.6 meters at the central point. … Continue reading National Museum, four main galleries provide an overview of Malaysian history and cultures

National Textile Museum, tracks trends and developments that characterize textile and develop community living in Malaysia

The National Textile Museum let you explore the rich diversity of Malaysian society. The museum tracks trends and developments that characterize textile and develop community living in Malaysia since the pre-history to the present. National Textile Museum has a gallery that displays a collection of four leading textiles, accessories and clothing. The museum has streaks … Continue reading National Textile Museum, tracks trends and developments that characterize textile and develop community living in Malaysia

St Mary’s Cathedral, the Mother Church of West Malaysia Diocese that was built in 1894

People who enjoy visiting religious sites should check out St. Mary’s Cathedral otherwise known as Cathedral of St. Mary the Virgin. It is the Mother Church of West Malaysia Diocese that was built in 1894. St. Mary’s is the cathedral church for the Anglican Diocese of West Malaysia. From one small congregation in a simple … Continue reading St Mary’s Cathedral, the Mother Church of West Malaysia Diocese that was built in 1894

Sultan Abdul Samad Building, a major landmark in the city with a shiny copper dome and a 40m high clock tower

Sultan Abdul Samad Building is located in Kuala Lumpur, situated opposite of the Dataran Merdeka. The building houses the offices of the Ministry of Information, Communications and Culture of Malaysia. Surrounding the square are many buildings of historical interest. Just opposite the building is the Dataran Merdeka. How to go there Pictures Top right corner … Continue reading Sultan Abdul Samad Building, a major landmark in the city with a shiny copper dome and a 40m high clock tower

MEX, Maju Expressway (E20)

The 26km long Maju Expressway (MEX) is an expressway links the Kuala Lumpur city centre with the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) in Sepang, Selangor. Maju Expressway (MEX) The Maju Expressway (MEX), formerly known as the Kuala Lumpur-Putrajaya Expressway (KLPE), begins from the Kampung Pandan interchange and terminates at the Putrajaya Link Interchange. The expressway … Continue reading MEX, Maju Expressway (E20)

KLK, Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway (E8)

The 60km Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway (KLK) is the main road link between the Klang Valley and Karak in Pahang. Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway (KLK), View larger version The Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway improves the link between the west and east coast of the Peninsula. The KLK provides better access to major tourists’ attractions such as Genting Highlands, … Continue reading KLK, Kuala Lumpur-Karak Highway (E8)

LATAR, Kuala Lumpur – Kuala Selangor Expressway (E25)

The LATAR (Lebuhraya Assamjawa Taman Rimba) Expressway, aka Kuala Lumpur-Kuala Selangor Expressway, is a green field dual-carriageway project linking Templer’s Park in Gombak district to Ijok in Kuala Selangor district. Kuala Lumpur-Kuala Selangor Expressway (LATAR), View larger version The 32 km expressway is a faster safer choice of just 18 minutes’ ride between the two … Continue reading LATAR, Kuala Lumpur – Kuala Selangor Expressway (E25)

SMART Tunnel (E38)

The 9.7 km Stormwater Management And Road Tunnel or SMART Tunnel, is a storm drainage and road structure in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Entrance and Exit of SMART Tunnel It is the longest multi-purpose tunnel in the world. It begins at Kampung Berembang lake near Klang River at Ampang and ends at Taman Desa lake near … Continue reading SMART Tunnel (E38)

NPE, New Pantai Expressway (E10)

The New Pantai Expressway (NPE) is a major expressway in the Klang Valley region of Malaysia. This 19.6 km expressway provides an easier access from Subang Jaya and Bandar Sunway to Bangsar and Kuala Lumpur areas, helping to avoid the traffic jams on the Federal Highway route 2 during rush hour. New Pantai Expressway (NPE) … Continue reading NPE, New Pantai Expressway (E10)

LEKAS, Kajang-Seremban Highway (E21)

The Kajang-Seremban Highway, or LEKAS Highway, is a dual three lane highway in Malaysia connecting Kajang, Selangor to Seremban, Negeri Sembilan. LEKAS, Kajang-Seremban Highway The LEKAS Highway is designed to pass through Semenyih, Pajam, Mantin, Temiang and link to the Seremban Inner Ring Road. It serves as an effective traffic dispersal for the highly congested … Continue reading LEKAS, Kajang-Seremban Highway (E21)

SDE, Senai-Desaru Expressway (E22)

The 77km Senai-Desaru Expressway (SDE) is an expressway in Johor that connects Senai in western Johor to Desaru in eastern Johor. It is the main connector from the east to the west of Johor. The expressway alignment traverses through Senai, Ulu Tiram, Layang Reservoir, Pasir Gudang and Penawar/Desaru. Senai-Desaru Expressway (SDE), View larger version The … Continue reading SDE, Senai-Desaru Expressway (E22)

LDP, Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (E11)

The Damansara-Puchong Expressway or Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong, LDP, is a major expressway in Klang Valley that links major townships in Damansara and Puchong and decreases travel time between these 2 locations. Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (LDP), View larger version The Kilometre Zero of the Damansara-Puchong Expressway is located at Sri Damansara Interchange, where it connects with the Federal … Continue reading LDP, Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong (E11)

Sprint Expressway (E23)

The Sprint Expressway is the main expressway network in Klang Valley. Sprint Expressway map It is a three-lane dual carriageway that was built to disperse traffic from congested inner city roads and narrow residential roads leading into the city of Kuala Lumpur from the western suburbs of Petaling Jaya and Damansara and surrounding areas. This … Continue reading Sprint Expressway (E23)

KESAS, Lebuhraya Shah Alam (E5)

The 34.5 km KESAS Expressway, Lebuhraya Shah Alam, or Shah Alam Expressway, is part of a comprehensive network of road links in the Klang Valley that connects from Pandamaran in Klang, Selangor to Sri Petaling in Kuala Lumpur. Lebuhraya Shah Alam (KESAS), View larger version The KESAS Expressway is the third east-west-oriented expressway in the … Continue reading KESAS, Lebuhraya Shah Alam (E5)