Kuala Lumpur – Still Standing

Here are postings of some of old buildings around Kuala Lumpur that is still standing strong even with their age.

Top: Straits Trading Building on  Leboh Pasar Besar
Top: Loke Yew Building on Lebuh Pasar Besar
The Canteen Cafe on Jalan Hang Kasturi near Central Market
Top: Row of old shophouse at Medan Pasar. This is Kuala Lumpur
Top: Shophouses at Jalan Yap Ah Loy
Top: A restaurant housed in heritage buildings at Medan Pasar. Built in 1914

Top: Medan Pasar. The clock tower to mark the site of Kuala Lumpur (?)
Top: This building was built in 1921 and being restored. It is next to the Gombak River along Jalan Tun Perak. It is next to the Mesjid Jamek LRT station
Top: Pre-war buildings at Jalan Doraisamy and known as The Heritage Row.
Below: (In the background) No, this is not one of the heritage building. Its one of the newly built building at Jalan Conlay near the Pusat Kraftangan Kebangsaan

Bandaraya Kembar Kuala Lumpur


Tahukah anda bahawa Kuala Lumpur yang mempunyai keluasan 244 km persegi ini bukan keseorangan di dunia? Hairan bukan? Selama ini kita ingatkan manusia sahaja ada saudara kembar tetapi sebenarnya ibu negara-ibu negara dunia juga ada yang dijadikan sebagai bandar atau bandaraya kembar. Ianya berlaku hasil daripada kerjasama, hubungan tali silatulrahim dan cita-cita pemimpin untuk mengeratkan lagi penduduk di kedua-dua bandar yang dijadikan kembar itu. Ia juga berlaku hasil daripada lawatan pemimpin-pemimpin.
Berdasarkan maklumat dalam Wikipedia Kuala Lumpur ada 18 bandaraya kembarnya seperti berikut: