Faces of
Malaysia
Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu is the capital of the state of Sabah on Borneo. With an estimated population of 532,129 in the city and 700,000 in the urban area, it is the largest urban centre in Sabah and the sixth largest in Malaysia. It is located close to Mount Kinabalu, the highest mountain in South-East Asia.

Cameron Highlands

Cameron Highlands is a highland region located about 20 km east of Ipoh and about 150 km north of Kuala Lumpur in Pahang, Malaysia. At 5,000 ft (1,500 m) above sea level it is the highest area on the mainland, and enjoys a cool climate, with temperatures no higher than 25C and rarely falling below 12C year round. The area is popular for it’s tea plantations and jungle walks.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Ampang Park Shopping Centre

address: Ampang Park Shopping Centre, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur - tel: 603 2733 9580
Ampang-Park-Shopping-Centre-Kuala-Lumpur.jpg, One of the oldest shopping malls in the country, Ampang Park is centrally located in the KLCC area with a direct connect to the LRT train
One of the oldest shopping malls in the country, Ampang Park is centrally located in the KLCC area with a direct connect to the LRT train

How to get to Ampang Park
Ampang Park is located right next to the Ampang Park LRT station, an underground station of the Kelana Jaya line.
It is can also be reach on foot from the Twin Towers within a 10min walk. Ampang is located at the corner of Jalan Ampang and Jalan Tun Razak. Pedestrian bridges across the both main roads make it easy to get there.

When Ampang Park opened in 1973 it was the first shopping in the country with an escalator. Nowadays it is a cheaper alternative to other more up-market malls in the KLCC area like Suria KLCC and Avenue K.

Links:

official website


looking down Jalan Ampang
looking down Jalan Ampang with Ampang Park on the right side


pedestrian bridge
pedestrian bridge across Jalan Ampang with direct connection to Ampang Park


shops inside Ampang Park Shopping Centre
shops inside Ampang Park Shopping Centre


Ampang Park



Related Places

Petronas Twin Towers / KLCC

The 88-floor building was completed in 1997 and remained the highest building in the world until 2004 with 452m. The Kuala Lumpur Center includes not only the famous twin towers, but also a shopping mall (Suria KLCC), a movie theatre, the new aquarium (KLCC Aquaria) and a park.

LRT

LRT - Light Rail Transist - is a public transportation train system in Kuala Lumpur operating on 2 lines (Ampang Line, Kelana Jaya Line)

Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Pods The Backpackers Home

backpacker hostel in Brickfields, located within walking distance from KL Central, Kuala Lumpur's transportation hub

Moon Eleven LCCT

Small homestay-type-of guesthouse / hostel in Sepang, convenient if you have an overnight stopover at LCCT and don't want to travel all the way to KL

Attractions

Royal Selangor Pewter Factory, Kuala Lumpur

Pewter Factory with a visitors center, guided tours and shop, popular stop for tour operators

Sepang F1 International Circuit, Kuala Lumpur

The Sepang F1 International Circuit right next to KLIA airport and used for the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix, A1 Grand Prix as well as the MotoGP Malaysian Grand Prix.

Attractions

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, Penang

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Birch Memorial Clock Tower, Ipoh

The historical clock tower was built in 1909 in memory of James W.W.Birch, the first British Resident of the state of Perak who was assasinated.