Every traveler to this booming economical center of Asia will be drawn to Bukit Bintang in Kuala Lumpur’s city center. Bukit Bintang, the Hill of Stars is like the aorta of this multicultural city.
Nearly 3 kilometers of shops, hotels, bargains and food arenas come your way when walking along this busy stretch of road
Star Hill Gallery
The most luxurious shopping malls of the whole of Malaysia can be found here.
Starhill Gallery with more desingn shop per acre then anywhere else in asia.
An Aladin’s cave for shopper with the bigger budgets and a bag full of credit cards. From Porsche Design to Fendi, Dolce Gabana, Hublot, Ulysee Nardin and over 100 other world class brands can be found here.
The basement is filled with consumptions food paradise where top chefs create for their clientele. The Star Hill gallery is connected to J.W. Marriott Hotel or The Ritz Carlton hotel, any food ordered at Star Hill Gallery can be signed to your hotel room in these hotels.
Pavillion Shopping Center
Is the latest shopping palace in bukit Bintang, six floor of endless shopping from high-end goods
Recently rebuild, renewed and restyled, various top brands and malaysia’s only national Geographic store located at Lot 10. A food court covers the whole basement, and is a must visit for Chinese food lovers.
BB Plaza and Sungei Wang
Two shopping centers merged into one, and enjoyable place to visit when looking for great bargains and souvenirs, floor after floor of tiny shops offering anything under the sun.
Plaza Low Yat
Bukit Bintang’s Electronics Lifestyle Mall six floors loaded with cameras, telephones, computers, laptops and any electronic trendy item on the market today.
Jalan Alor Food Paradise
Food can be found everywhere in Bukit Bintang, wether the tourist is looking for budget or top cuisine its all here. However one experience needs to be gained during every holiday. Jalan Alor, during the day a normal road, but in the evening the plastic chairs and tables tunr this street to a true food Walhalla where any local kitchen can be found. Chinese, Thai Malay and Indian food are offered in the plentiful small restaurants. A unique experience which during weekends is opened till 4am.
Changkat Bukit Bintang
The Changkat is the High-end bar and pubs arena around Bukit Bintang, as prices are higher, it draws a large expat crowd, every weekday an enjoyable night out, during the weekends the place to be.
Kuala Lumpur Hotels Malaysia
Along this infamous stretch of tarmac, numerous quality hotels can be found, The Westin Hotel, J.W.. Marriot Hotel , Ritz Carlton Hotel, Piccolo Boutique Hotel, Grand Millennium, The Federal Hotel, The Royal Bintang Hotels just to name a few, in and around the area many budget hotels and Inns can be found too
Bukit Bintang a one stop center for every tourist visiting Kuala Lumpur and with that Malaysia. Endless shopping for young and old.
Author: Frank Amptmeijer – www.frankamptmeijer.com
Research: Franklin-Paul Blake