Kuala Lumpur & Selangor
Petronas Twin Tower
The Petronas Towers, also known as the Petronas Twin Towers are twin skyscrapers in Kuala Lumpur. The buildings are a landmark of Kuala Lumpur, and one of the world’s tallest buildings.
It is situated in front of the Sultan Abdul Samad Building. It was here the Union Flag was lowered and the Malayan flag hoisted for the first time at midnight (time: 12:00 AM) on 31 August 1957. Since then, Merdeka Square has been the usual venue for the annual Merdeka Parade (National Day Parade).
KL City Gallery
The KL City gallery, located in a historical building from 1899 at Merdeka Square, is an information center of the history, present and future of Kuala Lumpur including the ARCH work and gift shop. You can also rent bicycles from here.
Historical Railway Station
The Old KL Railway Station is one of Kuala Lumpur’s most famous landmarks. The old railway station is a Moorish-style structure that was built in 1910. Long-distance trains don’t stop here anymore but at the nearby KL Sentral station.
The mosque was built in 1965 on the site of a church, the Venning Road Brethren Gospel Hall, which had stood there since 1922. The mosque is a bold and modern approach in reinforced concrete, symbolic of the aspirations of a then newly independent Malaysia.
The National Monument is a sculpture that commemorates those who died in Malaysia’s struggle for freedom, principally against the Japanese occupation during World War II and the Malayan Emergency, which lasted from 1948 until 1960.
KL tower is a tall tower located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Its construction was completed on 1 March 1995. It is used for communication purposes and features an antenna that reaches 421 metres (1,381 feet) . The rest of the tower below has a stairwell and an elevator to reach the upper area, which also contains are volving restaurant, providing diners with a panoramic view of the city.
Gallery Sri Perdana
Galeria Sri Perdana is an interesting museum giving an insight to the day to day life of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad and his family during his tenure as the fourth Prime Minister of Malaysia. The building in which the museum is housed used to be the PM’s official residence from 1983 until he relocated to the more palatial Seri Perdana in Putrajaya in 1999.
Church of St. Francis Xavier
The Church of St. Francis Xavier is a church in Melaka City, Malaysia. The church was built in 1856 at the site of an old Portuguese church by French priest. The finishing touch of the building was completed in 1859 with the present-day presbytery built in 1874.
A’ Famosa is a Portuguese fortress located in Melaka Malaysia. It is among the oldest surviving European architectural remains in south east Asia. The Porta de Santiago, a small gate house, is the only part of the fortress which still remains today.
Christ Church is an 18th-century Anglican church in the city of Melaka, Malaysia. It is the oldest functioning Protestant church in Malaysia and is within the jurisdiction of the Lower Central Archdeaconry of the Anglican Diocese of West Malaysia.
The Stadthuys (an old Dutch spelling, meaning city hall) is a historical structure situated in the heart of Melaka City, the administrative capital of the state of Melaka, Malaysia in a place known as the Red Square.
Jalan Hang Jebat, or Jonker Walk is it commonly known, is a street in historical Chinatown of Melaka starting just across the river from the Dutch Square. Today, the street houses many shops selling antiques, textiles, handicrafts and souvenirs.
St. Paul's Church
St. Paul’s Church is a historic church building in Melaka, Malaysia that was originally built in 1521, making it the oldest church building in Malaysia and Southeast Asia. It is located at the summit of St. Paul’s Hill and is today part of the Melaka Museum Complex.