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About Kuala Lumpur
Satellite view is showing Kuala Lumpur (also known as KL), largest city and the national capital of Malaysia, the South East Asian nation which consists of two regions, Peninsular Malaysia, south of Thailand, and East Malaysia on the island of Borneo.
The city is located at the confluence of Gombak and Klang Rivers near the west coast of the Malay Peninsula, about 40 km east of the Strait of Malacca and 300 km north-west of Singapore.
Kuala Lumpur has a population of about 1,630,000 inhabitants, more than 7 million people live in its metropolitan area. Spoken languages are Malay (official), English, Tamil, and Chinese (Canton).
Some of KL's attractions, beside Petronas Twin Towers, are the Kuala Lumpur Bird Park, one of the world's largest covered bird parks, the bird park is part of the 60-hectare Lake Gardens, the gardens include an artificial lake, the National Monument, the Kuala Lumpur Butterfly Park, Orchid and Hibiscus gardens, and the former Parliament House of Malaysia.
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KLCC Park, the park near the Petronas Twin Towers was designed by the Brazilian architect Roberto Burle Marx. In the evening the Symphony Lake is a popular place to watch the musical illuminated fountain show.
Istana Negara, Jalan Istana, the National Palace of Malaysia is the official residence of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, the head of state of Malaysia.
Bukit Bintang, the shopping and entertainment district of KL.
When you zoom in you will see the Petronas Twin Towers, KL's main attraction opened on 1 March 1996, and is still the world's tallest twin building (452.0 m or 1,482.9 ft).
The map shows a city map of Kuala Lumpur with expressways, main roads and streets, zoom out to find the location of Kuala Lumpur International Airport - KLIA (IATA code: KUL) 54.8 km (34 mi) by road (via MEX/E20) south of Kuala Lumpur.
Sultan Abdul Aziz Shah Airport (IATA code: SZB) is located about 24.4 km (15 mi) by road (via NPE/E10 and Jalan Lapangan Terbang Subang/Route 15) west of the city center.
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City Coordinates: 3°8′00″N 101°42′00″E
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Kuala Lumpur City Hall
Official website of Kuala Lumpur government.
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Kuala Lumpur official visitors guide.
Kuala Lumpur International Airport
Official website of KLIA Airport.
Wikipedia: Kuala Lumpur
Wikipedia entry Kuala Lumpur.
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