Photos: Kuala Lumpur city walk

9 December 2011 | By Pawel

Topics: Featured, Malaysia, Photography, Places


Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia was our first stop immediately after our travels in the Middle East and for me also the first time ever in South-East Asia, that’s why I was really keen to see how it looks and feels and whether it’s different from what I’d imagined.

Of course, there’s no better way to see a city than on foot (ok, perhaps a motorbike comes close but that’s not the point right now) and that’s what we did. The walk, with little elements of train riding, turned out to be really easy to do and the city itself quite busy and modern.

KL with its sky scrapers and the iconic Petronas Towers can also surprise you when you head to areas like Little India or Chinatown right next door, where the respective communities have set up base and you can literally get bollywood music and dimsums under the same roof. The refreshing harmony with which all the different cultures – Malay, Chinese, Indian mingle with each other is really something!

Here are some of the photos we took on our walk. Hope you’ll enjoy their Polaroid look!

Click on any photo to see it in a quick-loading slide show mode.

Food stalls in KL's Chinatown


South-Indian temple

South-Indian temple


Burning incense sticks



Indian goddesses


Sacred pond

Sacred pond near Batu Caves



Street in Chinatown


Worship candle

Oil lamp in the temple


At the crossroads

At the crossroads



Indian god - Hanuman


Temple's interiors

Temple's interiors


In Batu Caves

In Batu Caves


Headscarves stall

Headscarves stall



One of the many sculptures


Malaysian Yamakasi

Malaysian parkour


Shiny Petronas Towers

Shiny Petronas Towers


In the temple

Inside a Hindu temple


Places we covered during our walk include: Batu Caves area, Chinatown, Little India and Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC)


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  1. Nice Adventure. There are lot of attractions in Kuala Lumpur for tourist to explore.

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