Flight Review: AirAsia X – Kuala Lumpur to Colombo

Flight: AirAsiaX D7 182 From: Kuala Lumpur (KUL) To: Colombo (CMB) I flew with AirAsiaX from Kuala Lumpur to Colombo, booking online via AirAsia.com. AirAsiaX is the brand used by AirAsia for their long-haul flights (all their flights that use A330 aircraft). It’s branded differently but it is still found online at airasia.com. As AirAsia […]

Hotel Review: Agosto Inn – Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Hotel Name: Agosto Inn Address: 177A Jalan Tun H S Lee, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at the Agosto Inn in the Chinatown area of Kuala Lumpur. I booked online via Agoda and I picked it for its budget price and location. There are lots of budget guesthouses in KL’s Chinatown and you can […]

Flight Review: AirAsia – Ho Chi Minh City to Kuala Lumpur

Flight: Air Asia AK 529 From: Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) To: Kuala Lumpur (KUL) I flew with AirAsia from Ho Chi Minh City to Kuala Lumpur, booking online via AirAsia.com. This was my first flight with AirAsia since QZ8501 so that was on my mind on this flight. I hate reading about flight crashes, […]

Guesthouse Review: Le Village China Town, Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia

Hotel Name: Le Village China Town Address 47 Petaling Street, Chinatown, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I stayed at the Le Village Guesthouse in Kuala Lumpur, which I booked via Agoda. I picked this place as I was looking just looking for a cheapo place to crash for the night. Chinatown is close to the Pudu bus […]

Airport Review: klia2 – the budget terminal of KUL Airport

klia2 is the new budget airline terminal of Kuala Lumpur International Airport. It opened for passengers on 9 May 2014, replacing the former budget terminal LCCT. The old Low Cost Carrier Terminal (LCCT) at KUL resembled a tin shed and it wasn’t long before AirAsia grew beyond the intended capacity. While it was ok to […]

Kuala Lumpur Travel Guide

Travel Guides > Malaysia > Kuala Lumpur Travel Guide Nomadic Notes Blog Posts The regeneration of Kuala Lumpur Old City – The redevelopment of the Chinatown/Heritage Quarter of Kuala Lumpur, including the River of Life Project, the new metro, and KL118. The Cultural Bazaar of Kuala Lumpur – My visit to the old Central Market […]

Hotel Review: Tune Hotel klia2, KUL Airport – Malaysia

Hotel Name: Tune Hotel klia2 Address: klia2, KLIA (Kuala Lumpur International Airport) – Malaysia. I stayed at the Tune Hotel klia2 as a guest of TuneHotels.com. I have stayed at the Tune Hotel in KL, and since then I have seen the brand pop up in destinations around Malaysia and even in Melbourne. Tune Hotels […]

Hotel Review: ibis Styles – Kuala Lumpur

Hotel Name: Ibis Styles Kl Fraser Business Hotel Address: Kompleks Metro Pudu, 1 Jalan Metro Pudu 2, Fraser Business Park, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia I got to test out a new hotel on my last visit to KL. I was invited to check out the Ibis Styles Kl Fraser Business Hotel, where I stayed as a […]

Where I’m At: May, 2011 – Kuala Lumpur

Wrapping up eight months in Asia After eight months of travel in Asia I find myself back where I started in Kuala Lumpur. What an incredible eight months it has been. Two months in China, a month in India and three months in Thailand, punctuated by many visits to Malaysia, including Borneo for the first […]

Flight Review: Firefly – Singapore to Subang (KL) Malaysia

Firefly is a regional airline based in Subang, Malaysia. Before coming to Malaysia I had not heard of Firefly, though they are owned by Malaysia Airlines, which anyone who has been to an airport has heard of. Firefly operate to destinations in Malaysia, Indonesia (Sumatra), Thailand and Singapore. I took a flight with Firefly from […]