Faces of
Malaysia
Kuching

Kuching is the capital of the East Malaysian state of Sarawak on Borneo. Kuching is the most populous city in the state of Sarawak and the fourth largest city in Malaysia. Kuching means “cat” in Malay.

Taman Negara

Taman Negara National Park was established in Malaysia in 1938/1939 as the King George V National Park. It was renamed to Taman Negara after Independence, which literally means “national park” in Malay. The total area of Taman Negara is 4,343 km².

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



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Petronas Twin Towers / KLCC

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