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The Best of Kuala Lumpur

A unique juxtaposition of old and new, Kuala Lumpur is Malaysia's top tourist destination as well as an economically-booming business hub and centre of government. KL city centre is home to numerous landmarks and iconic architecture such as Petronas Twin Towers and Menara KL Tower as well as vibrant night markets and some of Southeast Asia’s biggest shopping malls. Also found in abundance here are trendy restaurants, quaint cafes, rooftop bars, and nightclubs that cater to any budget level and preference.

Getting to know the city takes a bit of an effort since KL's most popular sights are spread over a wide area. To help you create an unforgettable holiday, we've come up with lists of the city's Top Ten facets - from where to stay and dine to attractions and activities, these 'shortcuts' showcase the best the city has to offer.

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  • 10 Great Rooftop Bars

    10 Great Rooftop Bars

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Top 10 Best Overall

Top 10 Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

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Top 10 Luxury Hotels

10 Best Luxury Hotels

Our Top 10 Best Kuala Lumpur Luxury Hotels list because of their personalised service, individualised amenities, Read More...

Top 10 Budget Hotels

10 Best Affordable Hotels

There is a healthy variety of budget hotels ranging from boxy rooms to characterful dorms. We have catalogued the best Read More...

Top 10 Business Hotels

10 Best Business Hotels

The listed business hotels have earned their spots due to their spacious rooms, high-tech amenities, personalised Read More...

Top 10 City Central Hotels

10 Best Centrally Located Hotels in KL

Great for travellers who want to be in the heart of KL, the 10 best city central hotels are have earned our thumbs-up Read More...

Top 10 Shopping Hotels

10 Best Shopping Hotels

The top 10 shopping hotels are located adjacent to major shopping complexes, while others are merely a short walk away Read More...

5 Best Hotels in Bukit Bintang Under USD$100

With our list of 5 Best Hotels in Bukit Bintang Under USD$100, searching for super-early promos is now a thing of the Read More...

5 Best Kuala Lumpur Hotels for Weddings

4 Best Kuala Lumpur Hotels for Weddings

Looking to tie the knot in Kuala Lumpur? Here’s a rundown on all the important info you’d need to decide on the best Read More...

5 Best Boutique Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

The best boutique hotels in Kuala Lumpur feature well-appointed guestrooms, chic décor and unique design concepts that Read More...

Top 10 Family Hotels

10 Best Family Hotels

For families there's so much to do downtown and so much to see. Have a browse through our family-friendly hotels and see Read More...

5 Best Shopping Mall Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

5 Best Hotels for Shopping

Offering quality accomodation, convenient access and hassle-free shopping, our list of five great hotels are connected Read More...

5 Best Spa Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

5 Best Spa Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Offering holistic body treatments, facials and massages in luxuriously tranquil settings, Kuala Lumpur’s best spa hotels Read More...

10 Best Serviced Apartment in Kuala Lumpur

The best serviced apartments in Kuala Lumpur are set within the city’s most prominent districts, offering easy access to Read More...

10 Hotels Travellers Love Most in Kuala Lumpur

This list of hotels travellers love most in Kuala Lumpur caters to travellers of any budget level and preference, Read More...

10 Best Bed and Breakfast Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

The best bed and breakfast hotels in Kuala Lumpur are ideal for budget-conscious travellers as these properties offer Read More...

Top 10 Restaurants in KL

KL 10 Best Restaurants

Take a look at our list of the Kuala Lumpur's top 10 restaurants, ranging from upmarket fine dining restaurants and Read More...

Top 10 Trendy Restaurants

Top 10 Trendy Restaurants

Our Top 10 Trendy Kuala Lumpur Restaurants list is a guide to Kuala Lumpur’s most fashionable yet reasonably-priced Read More...

10 Best Romantic Restaurants in KL

10 Best Romantic Restaurants in KL

Whether it's to impress on a first date or celebrate your wedding anniversary, KL's best romantic restaurants promise a Read More...

10 Great Local Restaurants in KL

10 Great Local Restaurants in KL

Our list of the 10 best local restaurants in KL proves that you don't have to spend a fortune to enjoy Read More...

10 Best Cafes in Kuala Lumpur

Our 10 Best Cafes in Kuala Lumpur offer tantalising all-day brunch fare, quality coffee and tea, as well as sinfully Read More...

All-Night Restaurants In KL

7 All-Night Restaurants

Kuala Lumpur houses plenty of restaurants that stay open well after midnight - great for those in need of sustenance Read More...

10 Best Family Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

10 Best Family Restaurants in KL

The best family restaurants in Kuala Lumpur are known for their charming service, spacious setting, and diverse food Read More...

10 Best Burger Joints  in Kuala Lumpur

10 Best Burger Joints in Kuala Lumpur

From calorie-laden pork burgers to omelette-covered patties, our 10 best burger joints in KL lets you savour the city's Read More...

10 Best Halal Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

10 Best Halal Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

Check out our list of the five best halal restaurants in Kuala Lumpur for affordable yet tantalising local and Read More...

5 Restaurants with Great Views

Whether for business or pleasure, our compilation of the best restaurants with views serve up a fantastic combination of Read More...

5 Great Food Court in Kuala Lumpur

5 Great Food Court in KL

Convenient and affordable, the best food courts in KL are great for enjoying a range of local fare after a day of Read More...

5 Weirdest Dishes to Try in KL

5 Weirdest Dishes to Try in KL

This is for the adventurous! We dare you to sink your teeth into some of Kuala Lumpur’s strangest delicacies. You might Read More...

5 Best Places for Shisha in Kuala Lumpur

5 Best Places for Shisha in Kuala Lumpur

From swanky award-winning Middle Eastern restaurants to artsy all-night neighbourhood cafes, you can sit back and soak Read More...

5 Best High-End Malay Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

5 Best High-End Malay Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

The 5 best Malay restaurants in KL are ideal dining venues for affluent diners who are new to Malaysian cuisine, Read More...

5 Best KL Restaurants For Chinese New Year

Usher in the Year of the Goat with the entire family whilst enjoying sumptuous delicacies, unbeatable ambience and views Read More...

10 Great Malay Dishes

10 Great Halal Dishes

As ethnically-specific Halal fare is a staple cuisine for KL's multiracial community, a visit to KL is never Read More...

10 Great Malay Sweets

10 Great Malay Sweets

From colourful kuihs to shaved ice, our pick of the 5 best authentic Malay sweets and where to find them will surely Read More...

5 Great KL Food Trucks

Kuala Lumpur’s slowly becoming synonymous with food trucks as so many new meals-on-wheels outfits get rolling, plying Read More...

7 KL Cake Shops In 7 Days

7 Cake Shops In 7 Days

In the mood for a heavenly dessert? From sumptous chocolate cakes to cute macaroons, we’ve listed seven of our Read More...

5 Great Chinatown Restaurants

5 Best Chinatown Restaurants

With a charming ambience and overwhelming variety of food options, Chinatown KL restaurants are without a doubt the best Read More...

5 Great French Fine Dining

5 Great French Fine Dining

Whether you are looking for a weekend indulgence or a date-night venue, do not miss out on a chance to visit five of Read More...

Top 5 KL Kopitiams

5 Great Kopitiams in KL

Dining out has become such an integral part of life here that there are loads of restaurant choices all over the city – Read More...

5 Best Indian Restaurants in Kuala Lumpur

The 5 best Indian restaurants in KL are definite must-visits for authentically-prepared delicacies such as banana leaf Read More...

Top 10 Shoppings

10 Best KL Shopping Malls

We’ve listed out the best centres to search for trendy-yet-bargain-friendly apparel, high-end fashion and even culinary Read More...

5 Great Vintage Shops

5 Great Vintage Shops

From vintage clothes and homeware knick-knacks to vinyl records and pre-loved designer handbags, check out our list of Read More...

5 Great Pavilion KL Stores

5 Great Pavilion KL Stores

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5 Great Bangsar Boutiques

5 Great Bangsar Boutiques

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Fashion

10 Great KL Designers

Stylish, fashion-forward and internationalluy-acclaimed, get to know KL's most successful and up-and-coming designers Read More...

5 Best Street Markets in Kuala Lumpur

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10 Best Nightlife in KL

Top 10 KL Nightlife

Kuala Lumpur's city centre - along with some choice urban spots - lights up at night as youngsters, revellers and Read More...

5 Great Clubs in KL

5 Best Night Clubs in KL

For a great night out, we have handpicked five of the best clubs in the city if you’re keen on shimmying next to the Read More...

10 Great Nightlife Spot

10 Great Nightlife Spot

From jazz bars and Mediterranean-inspired lounges to techno super clubs, we have chosen KL's 10 best nightlife spots so Read More...

5 Best Speakeasy Bars in Kuala Lumpur

5 Best Speakeasy Bars in Kuala Lumpur

Getting tired of rooftop bars? Classy speakeasy bars are gaining massive popularity in KL, and lucky for you, we’ll tell Read More...

5 Great Ladies Night Clubs

5 Great Ladies Clubs

In salute to women everywhere, on select nights they offer free drinks and other perks for females. They stick out for Read More...

All-Night Restaurants In KL

7 All-Night Restaurants

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Useful Top 10s

10 Amazing Religious Buildings in KL

From centuries-old Buddhist temples housing majestic deities to sprawling mosques adorned with traditional Islamic art, Read More...

5 Must-Visit Chinese Temples in KL

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10 Most Photographed Places in KL

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10 Best Spas in Kuala Lumpur

The best spas in Kuala Lumpur offer the ideal retreats for when you need to destress both mind and body after a hectic Read More...

4 Known Scams in KL

For a scam-free and pleasant vacation in Kuala Lumpur, make sure you get to know these common scams and tips on how to Read More...

10 Best Honeymoon Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

The best honeymoon hotels in Kuala Lumpur are ideal for romantic holidays with your intended, boasting luxurious suites, Read More...

7 Tips to Ride a Taxi in KL

7 Tips to Ride a Taxi in KL

Our seven tips for a pleasant taxi ride in Kuala Lumpur will not only help you save travelling time, but also avoid Read More...

8 Things NOT To Do in Kuala Lumpur

8 Things NOT To Do in Kuala Lumpur

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 - Living in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

5 Signs You’ve Lived in Kuala Lumpur Too Long

From quirky lingos to rice for breakfast, here are five tell-tale signs that you’ve successfully blended into the Read More...

10 Things To Do With Kids

Offering you information and ideas for families with kids between the ages of three and 18, we’ve picked our top 10 Read More...

7 Free Things To Do In KL

10 Free Things To Do In KL

Looking for a way to spend the day but got no cash to splash? Keep in mind that some of the best things in life are free Read More...

10 Things to Do When It Rains

If it rains when you are visiting KL we suggest you enjoy the city’s many indoor activities, from shopping in the Golden Read More...

5 Things to Do in Lake Park

The 27-acre Lake Gardens is one of Kuala Lumpur’s premier nature parks and plays host to attractions that are sure to Read More...

5 Best Places to Celebrate New Year in Kuala Lumpur

From dancing with the locals in massive street parties to champagne toasting in swanky rooftop bars, check out our Read More...

5 Great Movie Experience

5 Great Movie Experience

From plush beanbags to creative cocktails with your film, Kuala Lumpur offers some of the most unique experiences for Read More...

Best of Bukit Bintang

Top 10 Everything Bukit Bintang

Top 10 Everything Bukit Bintang

For all the experiences that shape and define Bukit Bintang, check out our Top 10 chart-toppers of places to eat, see, Read More...

Top 10 Shopping In Bukit Bintang

Top 10 Shopping In Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur's epicentre of fashion and entertainment, is home to a collection of more than nine major Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in Bukit Bintang

Top 10 Hotels in Bukit Bintang

Luxurious hotels are aplenty in Bukit Bintang, all equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and impeccable service. Our Read More...

Top 10 Attractions in Bukit Bintang

Top 10 Attractions in Bukit Bintang

Best known as the fashion and entertainment epicentre of KL, there are several interesting things to see and do Bukit Read More...

Top 10 Restaurants In Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang is a bustling hub with plenty of restaurants, a vibrant all-night food court and roadside hawkers - Read More...

Top 10 Nightlife In Bukit Bintang

Top 10 Nightlife In Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang is the city’s go-to avenue for the most popular nightspots. Since KL’s after-hours scene is pretty fluid, Read More...

Best of KLCC

Top 10 Everything KLCC

Top 10 Everything KLCC

Home to a variety of must-see landmarks and experiences, we've narrowed down the best places to see, shop, eat and go at Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in KLCC

Top 10 Hotels in KLCC

Known as the heart of Kuala Lumpur, KLCC is home to some of the most iconic landmarks in Malaysia, making it a popular Read More...

Top 10 Shopping In KLCC

Top 10 Shopping In KLCC

Two malls dominate KLCC's retail landscape, stocking luxury label threads, cheap tech gadgets and gizmos, fake designer Read More...

Top 10 Night Spots In KLCC

Top 10 Nightlife In KLCC

KLCC takes advantage of its many skyscrapers by hosting some of KL's best rooftop bars. Check out our Top 10 list of the Read More...

Top 10 Attractions In KLCC

Top 10 Attractions In KLCC

Home to a variety of must-see landmarks and experiences, including the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers, KLCC's unique array Read More...

Top 10 Restaurants in KLCC

Top 10 Restaurants in KLCC

Offering a genuinely cosmopolitan dining experience, KLCC's variety of dining choices is extensive, and this is our pick Read More...

Best of Chinatown Kuala Lumpur

Top 10 everything in Chinatown

Top 10 Everything in Chinatown

One of the country's greatest tourist draws, Kuala Lumpur's Chinatown is a small area largely dominated by the city's Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in Kuala Lumpur Chinatown

Top 5 Hotels in Chinatown

Accommodation options in Chinatown KL may not be as luxurious as the ones in Bukit Bintang and KLCC, yet they are Read More...

Top 10 Attractions in Chinatown

Top 10 Attractions in Chinatown

A small area largely dominated by the city’s Chinese community, Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown is a thriving tourist bubble Read More...

Top 5 Shopping in Chinatown

Top 5 Shopping in Chinatown

An area of Kuala Lumpur known for its bustle and exotica, Chinatown KL is a well-known bargain hunter’s paradise that Read More...

Top 10 Restaurants in Chinatown

Top 10 Restaurants in Chinatown

Chinatown is full of sights, sounds and smells that will tantalise your taste buds - forget about searching its narrow Read More...

Top 5 Nightlife in Chinatown

Top 5 Nightlife in Chinatown

Best known for its varied shopping offerings along Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur’s Chinatown is the perfect place to see Read More...

Best of KL Sentral

Top 10 Everything KL Sentral

Top 10 Everything KL Sentral

Our Top 10 Everything in KL Sentral offers a comprehensive guide of where to see, dine, shop, and go at night for an Read More...

10 Best Hotels in KL Sentral

Top 10 Hotels in KL Sentral

Our list of 10 Best Hotels in KL Sentral offers unparalleled convenience and luxurious accommodations as well as ample Read More...

10 Best Attractions in KL Sentral

Top 10 Attractions in KL Sentral

Containing a harmonious blend of culture and traditions, our 10 best attractions in KL Sentral promise an Read More...

10 Best Nightlife in KL Sentral

Top 10 Nightlife in KL Sentral

Our favourite nightlife venues in KL Sentral provide the perfect retreat with great ambience and extensive Read More...

10 Best Restaurants in KL Sentral

Top 10 Restaurants in KL Sentral

With a great range of local and international fare, our Top 10 Restaurants in KL Sentral offer award-winning food Read More...

10 Best Shopping in KL Sentral

Top 10 Shopping in KL Sentral

From all-in-one shopping malls to quaint stores selling Indian goods, check out our favourite places to shop in KL Read More...

Best of Subang Jaya

Top 10 Everything in Subang Jaya

Top 10 Everything in Subang Jaya

Subang Jaya houses a wide range of eateries and cafes, independent retail stores, and exciting activities for those who Read More...

Top 10 Hotels in Subang Jaya

Top 10 Hotels in Subang Jaya

Providing easy access to city centre and quality accommodations, our Top 10 Hotels in Subang Jaya are the perfect Read More...

Top 10 Restaurants In Subang Jaya

Top 10 Restaurants In Subang Jaya

From humble burger joints to artsy cafes, our Top 10 Restaurants in Subang Jaya have scored highly in our books for Read More...

Top 10 Nightlife In Subang Jaya

Top 10 Nightlife In Subang Jaya

When the sun sets in Subang Jaya, our Top Ten nocturnal hotspots provide the perfect retreat with great ambience and an Read More...

Top 10 Shopping in Subang Jaya

Top 10 Shopping in Subang Jaya

From ultra-sleek shopping malls to humble local speciality stores, visit our Top 10 shopping venues for a satisfying day Read More...

Top 10 Attractions In Subang Jaya

Top 10 Attractions In Subang Jaya

From state-of-the-art virtual flight simulators to exclusive boutique art galleries, visit our Top 10 Attractions in Read More...

Best of Chow Kit

Top 10 Everything Chow Kit

Top 10 Everything Chow Kit

Chow Kit is an unassuming section of Kuala Lumpur is a well worth visit if you are looking to get a taste of local city Read More...

10 Best Hotels in Chow Kit

Top 10 Hotels in Chow Kit

Our Top 10 Hotels in Chow Kit list provides a comfortable retreat after a long day of exploring the many sights and Read More...

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Top 5 Shopping in Chow Kit

Chow Kit’s atmospheric streets are a great place for wholesale bargains and our Top 5 Shopping in Chow Kit list is an Read More...

Top 5 Restaurants in Chow Kit

Our list of the 5 best restaurants in Chow Kit includes hidden gems and budget eateries where you can get your fill for Read More...

Top 5 Attractions in Chow Kit

A sleepy section of the Kuala Lumpur city centre, Chow Kit has some pretty interesting attractions, including Southeast Read More...

Best of Golden Triangle

Top 10 Attractions in Golden Triangle

Top 10 Attractions in Golden Triangle

The Golden Triangle, also known as Kuala Lumpur's colonial core, is home to several of the city’s iconic sightseeing Read More...

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