How to do a day trip to Batu Caves from Kuala Lumpur

By Lakshmi: Who?  If you are visiting Kuala Lumpur and have a half day to spare to visit a Hindu temple ensconced among limestone rock formations. What? Batu Caves is located about 13 kilometres from Kuala Lumpur. How? We did a half day excursion with a local tour company.  Many of them including Viator offer half day […]

Masjid Negara – A Beautiful, Serene Mosque in Kuala Lumpur

By Lakshmi: Who?  Anyone visiting Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and has an hour or more to spare. What? Masjid Negara also known as the National Mosque was built in 1965 and is a fully functioning mosque in the heart of the city. How? The mosque is located across the street from the old Kuala Lumpur railway station at […]