Posts Tagged ‘Petronas Towers’


Celebrate Malaysia Art Exhibitions: 15 July 2010 – 3 October 2010

Celebrate Malaysia Art Exhibitions: 15 July 2010 – 3 October 2010

You cannot help but notice the difference as Merdeka Day draws closer. The number of Jalur Gemilang, the Malaysian flag, being displayed by businesses and houses begin to increase, and newspapers dedicate more pages to Merdeka Day related stories. Two weeks ago, I could not help but notice a government convoy of vans and SUVs parked in front of Bukit Bintang Plaza, with a group of volunteers handing out mini flags that can be attached to vehicles to the public. Of course, they were rather hard not to notice as the event, if you call it that, was accompanied by the loud blaring song about Jalur Gemilang. Come to think of it, I have been hearing it played while waiting for the LRT as well this month.
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Urban Giants: Kuala Lumpur’s Tallest Towers [BIMT10]

Urban Giants: Kuala Lumpur’s Tallest Towers [BIMT10]

Next, we visited Kuala Lumpur’s two most famous architectural landmarks: the spire of the KL Tower and the sparkling Twin Petronas Towers. We’d heard that the view of the city from the KL Tower was unparalleled, and decided to ride up to the top to get a bird’s-eye view of the city we’d been roaming around.
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