Sam Kow Tong Temple, chinese temple near KL monorail station

This is probably one of the most ignored chinese temple in Kuala Lumpur. At least, to me it is. I must have passed by this temple numerous times every time I make a stopover in KL and stay nearby for its convenience to KL Sentral. And not once did I even make an attempt to…

Masjid Jamek Kuala Lumpur

Although not as grand as some of the newer mosques in Malaysia, Masjid Jamek or the Friday mosque in Kuala Lumpur, has always been one of my favourite buildings. Dwarved by skyscrapers to the back, and surrounded on all sides, Masjid Jamek is like an oasis in the city. When I used to live in…

Masjid Negara, Malaysia’s National Mosque

Made a really impromptu trip back to KL last week to do a bit of volunteer guiding.┬áMy friend really wanted to visit a mosque, and since we were in Kuala Lumpur, the mosque to go to is of course the most important mosque in the country, Masjid Negara – Malaysia’s national mosque. Built in 1965…