KL : My Sight

Posted: October 28, 2009 in seMuA SaMa SaJe


Kuala Lumpur – Gateway to Malaysia
photos by Sonny Ikmal

  • KL founded in the mid-nineteenth century.

Kuala Lumpur skyline at night:
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A Growing Metropolis.
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  • 1896 : Frank Sweettenham took over the administration of colonial KL and imported British architects from India to design grand buildings such as the Sultan Abdul Samad Building.

Sultan Abdul Samad Building
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-the building with its beautiful bronze domes.


  • The architecture of Kuala Lumpur is a blend of old colonial influences, Asian traditions, Malay Islamic inspirations, modern, and  postmodern  architecture mix.

St. John Institution, Jalan Bukit Nanas :

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  • Buildings around KL:

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Reflection of KL Tower, one of the KL’s skyscrapers :

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KL’s Chinatown or Petaling Street:
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  • Kuala Lumpur is a hub for cultural activities and events in Malaysia.

View from the SKYBRIDGE KLCC:
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Around KL & Petaling Street:
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KL Tower:
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KLCC, The Twin Towers that represent the very essence of modern Malaysia:
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  • KLCC is part of KL’s urban revitalisation plans.

-INFO-
Area
– City 243.65 km2 (95.18 sq mi)

Elevation 21.95 m (72 ft)

Population (2009)[1]
– City 1,809,699 (1st)
– Density 7,388/km2 (18,912/sq mi)
– Metro 7.2 million

Time zone- MST (UTC+8)
– Summer (DST) Not observed (UTC+8)

Postal code 50xxx to 60xxx
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Mean solar time UTC + 06:46:48
National calling code 03

‘saNi’
~ouT_

p/s : info from the internets, wikipedia and from books.

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Comments
  1. NURUL'AIN says:

    Cantiknya..penuh dramatik ..walau ia keindahan alam buatan manusia..namun membawa refleksi kepada keamanan dan keharmonian negara ni..

  2. peemon says:

    Fuhh….cayalah…suka2 🙂

  3. RnZ Photo Jb says:

    Cantik lagi nmenarik !

  4. terbaik… jeles r… dr dulu smpi skrg… bercita2 nk amik gmbr bgunan2 kt KL ni… cntik r gmbr atas sekali tu… jom outing jom… lalalalal

  5. re: heeee
    eya, cikgu bizi niE. Mo baLik sarawak suDa niE…

  6. chare chare dowh gambar kl ko…

  7. aie says:

    gambar growing metropolis tu 10/10 okay! huhu

  8. FarEast says:

    cayalah! bandare membangun … aku suka a few pics ko kt sini 😉

    nway skytrex tu kt cherakah … pegi la … bukan flying fox je, mcm2 ada 😉

  9. nur says:

    kipidap bro… vote for a growing metropolis…(:

  10. senag jer teknik percantuman tu.. main kat ps… pastu mana2 yang tak nak kau erase..

  11. punk5hitam says:

    stylo beb entry ni…angle dan kompo2 yg kreatif…aku suka idea hang…

  12. FarEast says:

    sani, pic atas sekali tu ko shoot dari mana?

  13. KL…. mmg sentiasa ada subjek menarik utk diabadikan…

    Entryku kali ini

    Buah kuini di atas meja
    Letak bersama si buah mangga
    Mainan bukan untuk si kecil sahaja
    Yang besar panjang nak merasa juga

  14. IZWAN says:

    nice view you got

    updated on my blog ! : http://blog.undermysin.com | komen anda amat dialukan ^^

  15. ::: salam sani.. what a wonderful sight of KL bro.. sukee ler tgk
    ::: scenery waktu mlm atas bukit tuh, very2 niceee.. make me miss
    ::: KL more [huhu] siap ada info sejarah lagi di bwah gambar..
    ::: very informative.. saya sukee bangunan sekolah kaler merah tu.
    ::: dulu2 selalu lalu kat depan sekolah tuh, tapi takde kamera
    ::: lagi, lagipon zmn tuh h/p pon tak mampu nak beli [hehe] mahal
    ::: giler.. one thing interesting about KL nih, di sekitar chowkit
    ::: ada gak rumah melayu lama tersepit di celah2 dua bangunan
    ::: skyscrappers [huhu] very nice kalo dpt capture gambarnyer..

    ::: alhamdulillah bro, saya baru jer upload entry baru [tapi lama]
    ::: pasal hari raya yg lepas [hehe] manyak bz ler bro hujung tahun
    ::: so time mcm nih mmg saya lambat sikit upload.. anyway thanx
    ::: bro for the visiting.. kalo jumpa ufo, beritahu saya ye..

    ~ keep on shooting bro! 😀

  16. Entryku kali ini

    Indah tari bunga silat
    Penuh muslihat menumpas lawan
    Meluncur di air sepantas kilat
    Terbang ke udara menggapai awan

  17. FarEast says:

    encik sani … bila nak up pic baru? heheh

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