Discover the heart of the old city. Downtown Kuala Lumpur (DTKL) is an old district pulsating with new life, and a perfect marriage of then and now — heritage buildings juxtaposed against modern street art, trendy bars versus traditional street eats. DTKL has all the trappings of a bustling metropolis, but with a hint of history. This dedicated section made in partnership with Think City will guide your way in navigating DTKL better and more safely.

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Finding Romance In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Finding Romance In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Walking through old Kuala Lumpur, I began to see the history and romance of the past. It’s nice to...

Your Guide To Lorong Panggung, Kuala Lumpur’s New It Street

If you’re looking for a place where the streets are laced with character, the food reminiscent of a time...
11 Street Art Spots In Downtown Kuala Lumpur Worth Exploring

11 Street Art Spots In Downtown Kuala Lumpur Worth Exploring

Find beautiful masterpieces tucked away within streets, walkways, and alleys in Downtown Kuala Lumpur...

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Your Guide To Lorong Panggung, Kuala Lumpur’s New It Street

If you’re looking for a place where the streets are laced with character, the food reminiscent of a time...
Boujie Bites: 9 Restaurants For Upscale Dining In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Boujie Bites: 9 Restaurants For Upscale Dining In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Looking for a spot in Downtown Kuala Lumpur to celebrate a special occasion, catch up with your long-lost girlfriends,...
8 Must-Try Street Foods In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

8 Must-Try Street Foods In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Dining fads fizzle in and out, but street food never seems to go out of style. Dive into a...

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Get Inked: 3 Best Tattoo Parlours In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Get Inked: 3 Best Tattoo Parlours In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Looking for the best tattoo parlour in Downtown Kuala Lumpur? Look no further. Here are three of the best...
Discover The Enduring Spirit Of Downtown Kuala Lumpur At These Unique Shops

Discover The Enduring Spirit Of Downtown Kuala Lumpur At These Unique Shops

From century-old tailors to vintage vinyl and watch shops, there's something for everyone in Downtown Kuala Lumpur...
6 Things To Do In Downtown KL Besides Eating & Drinking

6 Things To Do In Downtown KL Besides Eating & Drinking

Downtown Kuala Lumpur is a hotspot for eating and drinking, but it’s also a cultural hub that locals and...

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10 Must-Have Travel Apps That Make Travelling Easier And Safer

10 Must-Have Travel Apps That Make Travelling Easier And Safer

Can't travel without consulting your personal assistants - Mr. Smartphone, Ms. Wi-Fi and the very handsome Mr. Google? These...
8 Of Penang’s Best Brunch Spots Worth Visiting

8 Of Penang’s Best Brunch Spots Worth Visiting

There is a sweet spot between our three usual mealtimes, and that’s brunch – so if you’re looking to...
Boujie Bites: 9 Restaurants For Upscale Dining In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Boujie Bites: 9 Restaurants For Upscale Dining In Downtown Kuala Lumpur

Looking for a spot in Downtown Kuala Lumpur to celebrate a special occasion, catch up with your long-lost girlfriends,...