Faces of
Malaysia
Brunei

Tiny state in Borneo, sandwiched between Sarawak and Sabah. After it was a big regional player a few hundred years back, Brunei became rich upon the discovery of Oil in the 1940s. For a period time the Sultan of Brunei was the richest person in the world.

Kota Bharu

Kota Bharu is the state capital of Kelantan.The name means ‘new city’ or ‘new castle/fort’ in Bahasa Malaysia. Kota Bharu is situated in the northeastern part of Peninsular Malaysia. In 2005, it had an estimated population of 425,294, making it the largest town on the east coast of Peninsular Malaysia.It’s known for its colourful markets and the muslim culture.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Times Square KL (Shopping Mall)

address: Berjaya Times Square Sdn Bhd(119614-V)Berjaya TS Management Sdn Bhd(340895-H), 1 Jalan Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. - Tel: (+603) 2144 9821 - Fax: (+603) 2145 2471
Times-Square-Kuala-Lumpur-levels2.jpg, Giant shopping Mall in Bukit Bintang with 10 floors, IMAX theatre, Golden Screen cinema, a huge bowling alley and a theme park with a roller coaster.
Giant shopping Mall in Bukit Bintang with 10 floors, IMAX theatre, Golden Screen cinema, a huge bowling alley and a theme park with a roller coaster.

Times Square is currently listed as the 10th largest building in world with a floor area of 700,000 m2.

Times Square is directly connected to the Imbi Monorail station and only 5min walk from the Hang Tuah LRT station.

Times Square

The mall area consists of 12 floors (including ground and lower ground) whereas the top 4 floors consist of mostly offices and service centers, the bottom 8 floors offer hundreds of retail shops for your shopping needs. In contrast to other highend shopping malls like Pavilion or Suria KLCC, Times Square offers more budget friendly stores.

Links:

Times Square (official website)


Times Square Theme Park
entry price Mo-Fri: RM 38 (RM 32 for Malaysian), kids below 12: RM28 (RM 22 for Malaysians)
entry price weekends / holidays: RM 43 (RM 37 for Malaysian), kids below 12: RM33 (RM 27 for Malaysians)
www.timessquarekl.com/themepark

 

indoor roller coaster
the indoor rollercoaster with one looping and one spiral in action


Central Park
Central Park on Level 3


shopping level
the shopping levels are also connected by a glass elevator


Level 3
the first 6 Levels have endless rows of shops selling mostly clothes with a low price tag (comparable to BB Plaza / Sungei Wang)



Golden Screen Cinema
GSC has a multiplex cinema, the ticket counters are in the back of the 1st floor.
www.gsc.com.my


 


Imbi Monorail station and the Monorail track in front of Times Square

 

view from Lot 10
Sungai Wang Shopping Mall (in the front) and the two towers of Times Square (back)
Swimming Pool
Swimming Pool on the 15th floor
accessable for guest of the service suites and Times Square Hotel in the two towers


KL skyline
view from 15th floor

 



Related Places

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.

Plaza Low Yat (Tech Mall)

Low Yat is the place go to buy electronic and high-tech stuff like computers, laptops , computer parts and accessories, cameras, mobile phones, blanks discs etc.

Hotels in Kuala Lumpur

Travellers Palm Lodge

One of the last remaining small and personal hostels in town. Located right in the middle of Bukit Bintang.  Run by owner Suzy for almost 15 years.

The Explorers Guesthouse

Hostel / Guesthouse near Central Market and Chinatown

Attractions

Sunway Lagoon, Kuala Lumpur

Sunway Lagoon is a major amusement park in Petaling Jaya (PJ), just south of KL. It is located just next to Sunway Pyramide shopping mall and consists of a large water fun park and amusement park, extreme park, wildlife park, scream park.

Pasar Malam Taman Connaught, Kuala Lumpur

This predominantly Chinese night market claims to be the longest in Malaysia. It is located alang Jalan Cerdas in Cheras, a part of KL southeast of the city center.

Attractions

Cave Temples at Gunung Rapat, Ipoh

3 picturesque cave temples at Gunung Rapat (5km south of downtown Ipoh): Sam Poh Tong, Ling Sen Tong and Nam Tin Tong

Old Railway Station, Kuala Lumpur

The old railway station is a moorish-style structure that was built in 1910. Long-distance train don't stop here anymore but at the nearby KL Sentral station.