Archive of ‘Places’ category

5 things: To love about Kuala Lumpur’s malls


It seems that all over Southeast Asia, people spend a majority of their time in malls, and not necessarily because they have a shopping habit. The consumerism bothers a lot of travelers, but for locals and expats alike, malls offer more than just another product. Here are my 5 favorite things about the malls in […] Read more…

KLCC Park, Kuala Lumpur

Playing beneath the Petronas towers.

Kuala Lumpur’s version of Central Park, the KLCC Park spans 50-tropical-acres in KL’s downtown core. And it¬†includes 2-acres of children’s playground equipment – a great place to do some pre-dinner playing. Be warned though, not many of the play structures are actually in the shade, making some of the slides quite hot for bare legs […] Read more…

Aquaria KLCC, Kuala Lumpur


A trip to the aquarium is a kid-friendly winner in any city, but Kuala Lumpur’s Oceanarium – a nearly 300-foot long underwater tunnel – makes it extra special. Giant sea turtles, sharks and sting rays swim right above as you walk or ride the slow-moving walkway. ¬†Other fun displays are The Coast touch pool – […] Read more…

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