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I have been to this place twice, both officially with the company where I was working. My first trip was more fulfilling and relaxed than my second one. 1,099 more words


The "shop till you drop" city

Arriving in Kuala Lumpur from almost any South-east Asian country is bound to induce at least a mild cultural shock. There’s no overwhelming taxi attack at the arrivals gate, no crazy honking traffic chaos, no trash-filled streets, no clouds of suffocating smog and the only obvious association with this part of the world is triggered by the ever-present sticky tropical heat. 475 more words

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

As previously mentioned in my ‘Update’ post, on 13th March we flew to Kuala Lumpur via AirAsia.

We arrived into the city centre by midday and checked into our hotel, which I had booked especially for Matt’s birthday. 528 more words

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Kuala Lumpur (2 Days)

Day 1

Arrived at around 4 am into KLIA2 and slowly made my way to use my parent’s hotel room for the morning to get a bit of a nap. 704 more words


Beating Biases & Sugar Tolerance: Kuala Lumpur

I have to admit, my three week plan for South East Asia had a lot of people giving me very strange looks – two weeks in Bangkok, a couple of days quasi-backpacking and then three days in Kuala Lumpur. 755 more words


A plastic problem for a genuine people: how rubbish is threatening south east Asia's future

Plastic bottles, plastic bags and the stench of rubbish greeted us as we left a suburban train station in Kuala Lumpur to spend a few hours at one of Malaysia’s most revered Hindu temples and natural attractions, … 1,356 more words


Kuala Lumpur Part 3: Merdeka Square and Batu Caves

Friday, 29 September 2014

Still on the third day of my gateway with Sara to KL. After visited Genting Highlands, we still had plenty of time to explore KL before it’s dark. 634 more words

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