What is the best area to stay in Kuala Lumpur?
The largest city in Malaysia and also the capital is Kuala Lumpur, or more commonly known as ‘KL’, which is a fairly new city and is a complete wonder as it has grown from a small Chinese village into one of the largest cities on the planet, in just 150 years. It is one of the world’s largest metropolitan areas with 12 million people and this modern and developed city is home to some of the world’s most amazing tourist attractions, tallest buildings, beautiful shopping malls, unique cuisine and popular nightlife.
Without question, the best area to stay in Kuala Lumpur is the Kuala Lumpur City Centre, also known as KLCC, as this beautiful part of the city is full of excellent 5 star luxury hotels, glittering shopping centres, delicious restaurants and has some of the best attractions to see and do in the city including the tallest twin buildings in the world, the Petronas Twin Towers. It is also not far from the old city centre, which is where all the traditional architecture can be found like the Merdeka Square, Sultan Abdul Samad Building, Jamek Mosque, several museums and the Chinatown area.