Category Archives: Kuala Lumpur 10/2018

Mall outing on the way to the airport

Such a looong day and so few pictures … We had to leave our humble abode for the last 7 nights at 11AM, that already was 1h later check out than usual. Then we hopped in a Grab and headed … Continue reading

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Half Marathon in KLCC Park

Before leaving for the airport, I wanted to get one more run in KLCC park in. After two 16K runs, it was time to go longer! And thanks to coming across another speedy runner (The gentleman in the blue t-shirt)we … Continue reading

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Middle Eastern Dinner

For our last dinner, after many many noodle soups, we decided on something different and went to have middle eastern food at Tarbush. We focused on mixed mezze while Julius had a chicken shwarma. Very tasty food. And here are … Continue reading

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Watching Venom

Like on our last trip, we used one of our lazy afternoons to go watch a movie. State of the art cinema with Dolby Atmos sound! And AC on fridge setting, but we came prepared. Very entertaining film. Better then … Continue reading

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Malacca – more pictures

The day started with leaving at 7:45, walk to the MRT station @KLCC and then take a first train to get to KL Sentral (yes, with an ‘S’) and then another train to TBS, the major bus terminal south of … Continue reading

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Malacca – is it worth it?

Short answer: It depends! As a day trip, I’d like to make something very clear that all other guide books lie about: They all claim that Malacca is a 1.5 – 2h bus ride away from Kuala Lumpur. This is … Continue reading

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More Mall Fun

With the weather as it is, there’s always one of the many malls we can reach without getting wet, thanks to an extensive network of covered walkways and underpasses. This time the Suria KLCC mall:

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60 seconds …

… before the (shit)storm hits the fan! The weather is a bit more on the very rainy side on this trip to KL. We had initially planned to go visit THIS temple today, but in weather conditions like this (started … Continue reading

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Ten Miles in Loops

Felt a bit bad that I did not run at all yesterday … so, I thought I’d aim at 12 … at least 10 … or maybe I can do 15? Ended up doing 10 miles / 16.09km, which can … Continue reading

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Now he shops in the men’s department!

On this trip we are realizing for the first time that we can shop the same items at Uniqlo’s men’s department!!! Boys’ sizes max out at 150cm, so men’s S-size it is. (Does not work well on shorts, though)

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KL Rainforest Walk

Among all the high rises and concrete, there is actually still a small part of rain forest jungle in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. No idea how we missed this last time (while we were actually very close exploring KL … Continue reading

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Lot 10 Lunch & Sushi Dinner

On our last trip we had discovered the basement food court at the Lot 10 mall, full of local food stall, delicious smells, but also very full of people! This time around we came extra early, only to find that … Continue reading

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Low Yat Mall & Burger dinner

Something I had Julius promised to do already last time: exploring the ‘7 stories of IT shops’ Low Yat Mall! Another 30 minute walk from our accommodation and then way too many shops to check out. The young man was … Continue reading

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Variation on a theme …

I wrote before how there are at least 2 ‘clones’ of the Japanese Uniqlo / Muji concept in Sri Lanka … Well, guess what, here in KL, within 24h alone, I found 4 (FOUR) more: Some more subtle, (Domesky in … Continue reading

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Chinatown & Hainanese Lunch @ Nam Heong

We took a nice, long walk all the way to Chinatown today. By the time we arrived, we were already hungry. Our initial plan changed slightly after a recommended place looked more like a tourist trap (i.e. prices on menu … Continue reading

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