A few views of Kuala Lumpur

KL as everyone refers to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is the Federal Territory.  It spreads out including other suburbs without much distinguishing the official borders.  There are new developments as the famous Twin Towers area is almost completely built up and connected via highways and mass transit.  With all of that, it seems to be friendlier to walkers compared to the first time I arrived back in 1987.  Here are a few photos that capture some of the interesting aspects from my walks.

 

 

“What hurts more, a coconut or a durian falling on your head?”

“Your head, of course (ha ha ha).”

For those who are not familiar, durians contain a sweet custardy flesh around large seeds.  It has a distinctly pungent smell reminding some authors of sitting in an outhouse.  I wonder if Joseph Conrad ate durian.

Author: c_in_b

The journey of a single step begins with ideas of a thousand miles.

One thought on “A few views of Kuala Lumpur”

  1. I really like your travel posts, especially of South East Asia… being from this region myself, I always find it difficult to express my experience of it objectively… it’s nice to ‘see’ it through the eyes of a curious traveler like yourself… thanks for sharing!

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