While visiting Masjid India area, I came across a large shop hidden in the basement of Semua House which sells all sorts of craft supplies (ribbons, beads, wrapping, cute containers, plastic flowers and many other items) as well as supplies for hantaran kahwin (for Malay weddings). The shop is called Sin Yin Sdn Bhd and [...]
Fancy buying cute but affordable lights- with cartoon images like Doremon and Hello Kitty? This store is located in front of Carrefour hypermarket in Mid Valley Megamall, Kuala Lumpur. It also sells mini fans. But if you do visit night markets or the pasar malam, you can also get similar items.
Today all the olden design cinemas are replaced by cineplexes- where it is more comfortable ….and pricey. But what is that RM11- most important is the experience and comfort. Olden cinemas like REX, Odeon cannot compete with the new cineplexes and most of these buildings have been torn down and either converted to car parks [...]
The Masjid Jamek LRT or Putra line is a very busy intersection area in Kuala Lumpur. An area where the STAR and Putra lite rail transit meet, it serves for the center of exchange for the convenient daily commute of those who stay in Petaling Jaya to commute to work in various area in KL [...]
There are a number of embassies located along Jalan Ampang in Kuala Lumpur. If you are taking the train, get down at the Ampang Park LRT station. From there, you will see a big junction interchange. You should walk ahead with Ampang Park Shopping Complex on your left and the Ampang Park LRT station on the right [...]
There are a number of stores by artisans and crafters in Central Market as shown in the store above: Lot 4 Dreamer. They would sell photo frames which can be customised. Above: Now, more mass produced souveniors are being sold. Those that are hand crafted are admitted more rare because it’s tough for crafters to [...]
This air mata kucing or longan drink stall has been around from as young as I could remember. When my mom brought us out and we visited Chinatown or also known as Petaling Street, we would occassionally stop by this stall for a drink. The business is always brisk and the people there would work [...]
Tourists visiting Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman, also known as Jalan TAR would see it as just another tourist spot. But for those of us who are born and bred in Kuala Lumpur, the place does have lots of significance. Decades ago, there was not many shopping complexes and places for people to hang out. So [...]