Faces of
Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur is the capital and the largest city of Malaysia. Being a young city (founded only in 1857) it developed fast into a bustling metropolis of 1.5 million people (6 million including the satellite cities in the Klang Valley). Kuala Lumpur, or simply KL (as it is it called by Malaysians), literally means “muddy estuary” in Bahasa Malaysia. With good and cheap accommodation, great shopping and even better food in this multi-cultural melting pot, increasing numbers of travellers are discovering this little gem of a city.
Having been in the shadow of other big cities in the region like Bangkok and Singapore, KL was put back on the map for good with the opening the Petronas Twin Towers in 1997, until 2004 the highest and still one of the most impressive buildings in the world. Though, the sights are not what makes this city unique, it’s KL itself and it’s mixture of people and visitors.

Fraser’s Hill

Hill resort spread along 7 peaks at 1,200 - 1,500 meters above sea-level on the Titiwangsa mountain range, about 100km north of Kuala Lumpur. Originally it was set up as a tin mine in the 1890s by Louis James Fraser (hence the name) until the tin ran out in 1913. A few years later the area was rediscovered as British-colonial hill resort. The cooler temperatures made it popular getaway destination from the hot and humid weather for the British. To this day Fraser’s Hill still retains its colonial charm. The area is recognized destination for bird watching with over 250 species recorded. Other activities include jungle trekking, golf, horse riding, archery, boating and mountain biking.

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Luna Bar

address: Pacific Regency Hotel Apartments, Menara PanGlobal, Jalan Punchak, Off Jalan P. Ramlee, 50250 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Tel: +603-2332 7777
luna-bar-kuala-lumpur-pool.jpg, Super-chic breezy rooftop bar with a pool in the middle (but you cannot use it unfortunately) and one of the best night views in town
the space at windows are actually sitting areas, perfect place to chill
Super-chic breezy rooftop bar with a pool in the middle (but you cannot use it unfortunately) and one of the best night views in town

- just across the entrance to KL Tower in the PanGlobal Building - Dress code! casual chic
- the pool can only be used by hotel guests during the day

Opening hours:
5pm to 1am (Mondays thru Thursdays), 3pm till late (Fridays & Saturdays)

Show up early to grab a romantic window-side niche. Cover charge of RM50 (incl. one drink) may apply on weekends after 9:30 PM. Make sure you get there before midnight so you can see the twin towers in all its beauty illuminated.

Luna Bar Twin Tower view
view of the Twin Towers from the roof-top


interiour Luna Bar
the stylish interiour design of the Luna Bar


Pacific Regency hotel suites
the Luna Bar is located in the top floors of Pacific Regency Hotel Apartments, just opposite of the KL Tower



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