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A fountain in central KL  

A fountain in central KL

Kuala Lumpur - A City in the Tropics

July 22nd 2009
The two words that made up the name of the Malaysian capital, Kuala Lumpur, seemed to roll off my tongue in the most exotic way, while at the same time conjuring up images of the tropics, of skyscrapers, of Asia. The flight from Heathrow wasn't quite as likable though, involving a twelve-hour journey in economy class that never seemed to end. The unmistakable heat of the tropics greeted us as A ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Wilayah Persekutuan » Kuala Lumpur » Bukit Bintang

Malaysian Flag During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more
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