Faces of
Malaysia
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.

Tioman

Largest island of Malaysias east coast. It’s located 32km off the coast and is some 20km long and 12km wide and the highest peak is Gunung Kajang with 1038m. In the 70ies TIME magazine selected Tioman as one the world’s most beautiful islands but lost some flair in recent years due to do development. The island has eight main villages, many beaches and is densely forested and is surrounded by numerous coral reefs, making it a scuba diving haven.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lot 10

address: Lot 10 Shopping Centre, 50, Jalan Sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
lot-10-isetan-kuala-lumpur.jpg, Shopping Mall in Bukit Bintang housing mostly fashion stores.
areal view of Lot 10 with the attached Monorail station next to it
Shopping Mall in Bukit Bintang housing mostly fashion stores.

Lot 10 is located just across the road from Sungai Wang and has a direct connection to the Bukit Bintang Monorail station from the first floor and the Bukit Bintang MRT subway station is right in front.

The lower ground houses the recommonended Chinese-style Hutong Food Court.

The main tenant of Lot 10 is the Japanese department store Isetan.

Lot 10
Lot 10 and the Bukit Bintang Monorail station at the junction of Jalan Bukit Bintang and Jalan Sultan Ismail

Links:

Lot 10 (official website)



interesting architecture inside Lot 10


 



Hutong Food Court, Lot 10
The unique Chinese-style Hutong Food Court is one of the rare non-halal (means pork dishes are available) in Malaysia. The food court is layed in a labyrinth with various floor and wall designs with each stall specialising on certain dishes like Wantan Mee, Beef Noodles, Curry Noodles with pork ribs or Bah Ku Teh


Hutong Food Court
 



Related Places

Bukit Bintang

Main shopping, dining and entertainment area of Kuala Lumpur. Many backpacker accommodations are here too.

BB Plaza / Sungei Wang

Sungei Wang, located in Bukit Bintang, is the oldest shopping complex in downtown Kuala Lumpur. The connected BB Plaza was shutdown in 2015 because of the MRT construction to make way for a new high-rise building.

Pavilion Shopping Mall KL

The Pavilion is another addition to the already densely populated shopping district of Bukit Bintang in Kuala Lumpur. It opened in February 2008 and the Pavilion Elite wing opened in 2017. The chic mall houses mostly designer stores, a Golden Screen Cinema complex and the popular food court - the Food Republic.

Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Pods The Backpackers Home

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

Raizzy’s Guesthouse

Guesthouse / Hostel in Chinatown right next to to the Sri Maha Mariamman Hindu Temple

Attractions

Bukit Gasing, Kuala Lumpur

Bukit Gasing is a hill and a green oasis surround by dense civilization right at the border between Petaling Jaya (PJ) and Kuala Lumpur (KL). It is popular by local residents for trekking on the weekends

Central Market, Kuala Lumpur

The indoor market and the Kasturi Walk in front of Central Market is a paradise for souvenir hunters, art and handicraft etc.

Attractions

Rose Centre, Cameron Highlands

extensive flower garden in a beautiful setting offering good views

Long Beach (Pasir Panjang), Perhentian Islands

Most popular beach on the small Island for backpackers with many chalets and restaurants, snorkel spots right at the beach