The Merdeka Square (Dataran Merdeka) was once a focal point and cricket pitch for the British colonial present in Malaysia. ... More
Merdeka Square (Dataran Merdeka)
The Merdeka Square (Dataran Merdeka) was once a focal point and cricket pitch for the British colonial present in Malaysia. The structures bordering the Dataran Merdeka resemble the physical environment of the colonists' native land. Situated on one corner of the square is the Selangor Club, replicating the Tudors of merry old England. It was at this square in 1957 that the Union Jack was lowered and the Malayan flag hoisted, signaling Malaysia's independence as a nation. A 95-meter flagpole, one of the tallest in the world, marks the spot.
Federal Hotel Kuala Lumpur is located right in 'Bukit Bintang' shopping, dining and entertainment district. Ten of the city's shopping
malls, including an indoor theme park, are in the vicinity or right next door. Monorail station is 5 minutes ...
Located in the serene and scenic Lake Gardens (Taman Tasik Perdana), the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park is a bird sanctuary
and tropical paradise for nature lovers and over 160 species of birds. Spanning three hectares of verdant valley terrain, ...