The exotic capital city of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur is fascinating with its pristine beaches, world-class cuisine, and pulsating nightlife. Here are some tips to design your travel itinerary.
Do you need a visa?
The first thing you should do after finalizing your itinerary is to check whether you need a visa. Its only citizens of some countries need a visa to travel to Malaysia. Moreover, make sure that you check out the validity of the passport since it’s ideally valid for six months from the intended date of departure from Malaysia.
It is also important that you check into a resort or a boutique hotel in KL based on your budget. There are many to choose from, such as Alila Bangsar Kuala Lumpur, located in the heart of Bangsar providing easy links from the Bangsar LRT station and walking distance to Kuala Lumpur Sentral. Being located within walking distance of attractions will turn out to be a huge convenience.
The main train station in the city is KL Sentral, offering a number of links to points around the country. There is also an express train service to and from the international airport. The station is well setup providing a range of facilities from money changers to ATM’s and a bevvy of fast food outlets.
Three cultures in one city!
Kuala Lumpur comprises a multi-cultural population made up of three groups of ethnicity: Malays, Indians, and Chinese. You can experience how these ethnic groups live in harmony in one city. Also, the city is a melting pot of cultures and offers a diverse range of cuisine that is both varied and exotic.
Caleb Falcon is a travel writer who specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers. Google+