All posts tagged: Kuala Lumpur

5 Must Visit Places In Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia’s capital is a vibrant hub of cutting-edge tech, lush green parkland, bustling shopping spaces and a reverential love of its past. Visitors to this stunning city, in the heart of the country’s mainland, can expect a heady mix of good food, stunning sights and stories to take back home with them. While Kuala Lumpur has tons to see and do, the good thing is that it can be savored over the course of a 48-hour stay, with plenty of highlights. And speaking of the highlights or must see places in Kuala Lumpur, here are a few recommended places to visit during your trip: Also Read: Two Zen Retreats Near Kuala Lumpur The Petronas Towers While it’s an obvious choice, what many visitors don’t realise is that the Petronas Towers are much more than a looming ode to Malaysia’s business savvy. Not only are they handsome and photogenic, but they’re also surrounded by immaculately kept parkland. Thoughtfully, that park’s been laid out with vantage points clearly signposting the best angles for snaps of the towers, while glittering …

How To Travel From Kuala Lumpur To Penang

Wondering what’s the best way to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Penang? Let’s calculate and compare! Penang is one of those rare frozen-in-time places which connects centuries-old history with today’s modern lifestyle. It caters to history buffs, travel photographers and nature-lovers. It’s one of those offbeat, yet equally popular places at the same time that has still maintained its laid-back vibe and an old town charm. In short… Penang is Amazing. And with that fact, comes the hard reality — soaring popularity and increasing tourist inflow. More and more tourists are travelling to Penang every day. The good thing is, however, getting to Penang is easier than you can imagine. You have options to choose from. The basis of time it takes and how much it costs, here’s my way of understanding how to best travel from Kuala Lumpur to Penang, or the vice-versa. If You Want To Travel Superquick, Pay Not So Much But Miss The Journey — FLY  Costs around 700 Indian Rupees (nearly 10 USD) — somewhere between what a bus and train costs. Quicker than both bus and train — total three …