Landmarks

Hey fellow adventurers! It’s time to look at famous landmarks. So let’s tour Malaysia!

Petronas Twin Towers

The Petronas Twin Towers are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur. At 1482.61 feet (451.9 meters) tall, the towers were the tallest buildings in the world from 1998-2004. To this day, they remain the tallest twin towers in the world. To learn more, visit the official website: https://www.petronastwintowers.com.my/facts

Bukit Bintang

Bukit Bintang is a large shopping and entertainment district in Kuala Lumpur. Home to many landmark shopping centres, cafés, bars, night markets, and restaurants, Bukit Bintang is popular to tourists and locals alike (especially among youths). Here’s a list of the 10 best things to do in Bukit Bintang:

http://www.kuala-lumpur.ws/kl-top10s/10-attractions-bukit-bintang.htm#

Kuala Lumpur Tower

The Kuala Lumpur Tower is a communication tower in Kuala Lumpur. At 1,379 feet, the Kuala Lumpur Tower is the seventh tallest freestanding tower in the world. At the top of the tower contains a revolving restaurant with a panoramic view of the city. The tower hosts activities, such as scavenger hunts, races and jumps (looks like paragliding), annually. You can visit the official website here: https://www.menarakl.com.my/

Royal Palace

The Royal Palace, once heavily guarded and blocked to the public, as of 2/1/13 it is now a museum. The museum, open to all who pay, is a two-story building with twenty interior spaces to explore. One of those places is the King and Queen’s sleeping chamber, a room that was once off limits even to those who worked there.

Batu Caves

Batu Caves is a limestone hill with several caves and cave temples inside. The cave is one of the most popular Hindu shrines outside India and is dedicated to Lord Murugan. It is the focal point of Hindu festival of Thaipusam in Malaysia.

Langkawi Sky Bridge

The Langkawi Sky Bridge is a 410 feet (125 meter) curved pedestrian cable-stayed bridge located 2,170 feet (660 meters) above sea level. You can read more about it at the official website: http://www.panoramalangkawi.com/skybridge/

Gunung Mulu National Park

Gunung Mulu National park is a national park that encompasses caves and karst formations in a mountainous equatorial rainforest setting. (UNESCO) made it a world heritage site in 2000. You can read more on their official website:

http://mulupark.com/

That’s all for today’s post! Thank you so much for reading my blog, and as always, until our next adventure!