When it comes to holidaying in Kuala Lumpur, many vacationers visit the place to soak themselves in the scenic beauty, the beaches, and the nightlife and for water sports that the island offers. But, did you know that shopping is a fundamental part of any holiday here? When you come here, your agenda might be recreation, but be assured that you will go back with at least two or three extra bags. There are many shopping areas you can walk around and enjoy an assortment of shopping alternatives all over the island. So, why not indulge in some shopping spree these holidays?
Whether you are seeking artsy finds or exclusive collections, the shopping offerings here are sure to leave you satisfied. The shopping malls of the Malaysian capital are outstanding. Many of the Kuala Lumpur hotels also have in-house boutiques and shopping outlets for the convenience of the guests. And, if you really want to shop the KL way, then, step out and visit its various malls.
You could start with the famous Suria KLCC mall. Located just below the famous Petronas Twin Towers, it is an extravagant mall, which houses collections of top-notch designer brands from Asia and Europe. Though the products are quite expensive, but once you have them, you will know they are worth the money you pay. Also, if you smartly plan your travel, and travel around the yearly Malaysia mega sale carnival, you can buy the products at really discounted rates.
The capital city also houses one of the Asia’s largest shopping mall the Berjaya Times Square. The mall has numerous floors and it offers a breathtaking view. You can get everything here from clothing and toys to bags and jewelry and everything else. The other very popular mall of the city is the mid valley mega mall. It houses quite a few large department stores including Jusco, Carrefour and Metrojaya. It also has a few hundred other stores, two hotels, a big bookstore and quite a few huge food courts. This all is in addition to a bowling alley, KL's biggest cinema complex, an amusement arcade. You could spend all day and night here.
Then, there are the Bukit Bintang and the Sungei Wang Plaza. These are two malls situated next to each other and are interconnected at various places. The malls have an excellent collection and display of various things. The prices are unbelievable and you can pick up almost everything. And, then enjoy some mouthwatering food at the eateries here. In fact, many Kuala Lumpur hotels are located in close vicinity with these malls, so it’s easy to get here.
The city houses numerous other malls and shopping options. All you have to do is take a walk down KL’s iconic shopping districts to find out what’s in the offing for you. One thing is for sure, you won’t be parting empty-handed, but with bag loads of great bargains and gifts. So, be prepared to shop till you drop!
Shop till you drop, the Kuala Lumpur way