Travel Destinations: Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur: 
Malaysia’s cultural melting pot

Chinatown in Kuala Lumpur | Photo credit: Nasrul Ekram

As Malaysia’s capital, Kuala Lumpur enjoys all the trappings synonymous with a major city – an impressive skyline, graceful parks, world-class shopping malls and numerous cultural institutions. Read More

Did You Know… Kuala Lumpur

The Istana Negara, Kuala Lumpur | Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons/Gryffindor

The National Palace, or Istana Negara, is the official residence of the King and Queen of Malaysia. The Palace is located on a 27 acre site in the centre of Kuala Lumpur. It was built in 1928 as a private residence for a Chinese tin tycoon called Chan Wing who made his fortune by developing […] Read More

Kuala Lumpur – Monument to Ingenuity

Kuala Lumpur's iconic Petrona's Towers | Photo credit: Julius Cruickshank

Kuala Lumpur – KL as it’s often referred to – is much more than just the capital city of Malaysia: it is a monument to Malaysian ingenuity and resolve.  Read More

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