Kuala Lumpur, which is often simply called, as KL by the locals, is a relatively new city, the making of which can be roughly counted from the time of Malaysia became independent in 1957. Kuala Lumpur has started its growth from this time from being a small tiny mining territory into being the imposing capital of the country.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is highly regarded as one of Asia’s and the most dynamically growing city in every aspect. The city used to have the highest building in the world, in form of the PETRONAS Towers, which houses hotels, residences and the Kuala Lumpur Symphonic Orchestra, which is one of the must-see sites of the city, especially having a wonderful city park all around it. The KL Tower, being the third largest tower in the world, Kuala Lumpur has grown into being a gigantic city with loads of sites to see. The city houses the majority of Malaysia’s population and it is the commercial centre of Malaysia.
Kuala Lumpur houses a great blend of different nations, cultures and religion, with its population being Chinese, Malaysian and Indian. The city has a great mixture of different cultures. From Muslim mosques to beautiful Indian temples, the formerly colonial style city offers lots of great sites and districts to visit! From its Chinatown, which makes up Kuala Lumpur’s old city centre, to visiting the predominantly Muslim style Putrajaya, then going to the ultra modern downtown with Petronas Towers, you surely experience see how great it is, to walk the streets of Kuala Lumpur.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is also world famous for its great and colourful ways of transportation. Its monorail, which runs above the city, offers the cheapest sightseeing as it runs around the so-called Golden Triangle offering the best photo making options for you. In the Golden Triangle, you will find the best shopping malls of Kuala Lumpur with must-see cites such as the Central Market being the very centre of shoppers. Kuala Lumpur also offers diverse sports and recreational possibilities, being full of beautiful resorts, such as the Sunway Lagoon being the top spot of both tourists and visitors, being rich in Spas such as the Day Life Spa and being one of the most popular spot for those who like golf. You can find more than four giant high quality golf courses in the downtown of Kuala Lumpur.
For those wanting to enjoy the nightlife of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia there are tons of chances for doing so. At night, the city is alive. From the night market of Chinatown to the party-scene that you can find in the downtown and in Bangsar district, you are guaranteed never to get bored at night either! The city houses some of the most luxurious hotels and restaurants in the world!
Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia offers attractions and things to do for everyone, whether it comes to shopping, recreation, having fun or to partying at night. Do not miss visiting Kuala Lumpur served by a first class quality international airport, which receives planes from all over the world.