Archive for the ‘Around Town’ Category

Sightseeing Overview The city’s traffic system can still be a logistical nightmare for congested rush hour commuters, but it is increasingly handy for tourists with a number of rail and monorail options in the city centre that make navigating the sprawling city much easier. The real pleasure, though, is walking around, savouring the sights and […]


The hotels below have been classed into four different pricing categories: $$$$ (over RM600) $$$ (RM450 to RM600) $$ (RM250 to RM450) $ (up to RM250) These prices are the starting prices for a standard double room per night and include sales tax but not service charge. Breakfast is not included, unless otherwise specified. A […]


National Art Gallery will hold the 24th Asian International Art Exhibition (AIAE) starting from 20th November until 31st January 2010. A total of 250 artists from China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Korean, Macau, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Taiwan, Vietnam and host country Malaysia will be participating in this international exhibition. This is the third time for […]


A premier display of retrospective status is being held for our National Artiste, Datuk Syed Ahmad Jamal. In conjunction with his 80th Anniversary, The Syed Ahmad Jamal Display : The Artist will elevate his literary works, thoughts, intellectual, leadership as an artist who has Islamic element in his works from the beginning of his endeavour […]


‘Rhythm of the 21st Century – Monologues of Raja Shahriman’ will be showcasing 20 new large-scale sculptures, 45 drawings and 15 paintings by Malaysia’s foremost contemporary sculptor, Raja Shahriman Raja Aziddin, symbolising the destructive nature of man. The exhibition will open to the public from 29 October 2009 until 24 January 2010. Admission is free. […]


Cerita Ori

24Dec09

The Centre for Orang Asli Concerns is proud to present Cerita Ori, a series of activities that centre around the original folklore of Peninsula Malaysia’s indigenous peoples. This not-to-be-missed series of events combine inspired dance choreography, ink drawings, poetry reading, Temuan music and live storytelling sessions. Amongst the event highlights is the launch of a […]


Whoa! Willow!! an Original Musical, by the EtHos Society UiTM, is a fund-raising event for Tasputra PERKIM. Whoa! Willow!! is a fantasy adventure musical that revolves around a young, buoyant man named Willow. In Willow’s world, anyone who doesn’t marry by thirty is punishable by law and therefore, the people in his world are obsessed […]


There’s a host of activities on at Pavilion KL in preparation for the festive season. It’ll be snowing every day at the forecourt at 8pm, for starters, and children who can spot Santa brunching at either Dome Café or Theobroma Chocolate Lounge on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays will get a free gift. (But be vigilant […]


Selected European Oil Paintings from 1930-59, Post–Impressionism, School of Paris and Scandinavian Modernism EQ Fine Art presents its latest collection of museum quality European oil paintings in this exhibition from 25 November 2009 to 31 January 2010. The works are by painters of French, Belgian, Polish, Swedish and Danish descent, whose works are represented in […]


The Pacific Regency Hotel Suites’ Small Change Big Difference programme is a part of their CSR commitments in fulfilling their responsibilities and obligations toward those within the community who are less fortunate and not blessed with those advantages that we enjoy and take for granted. To this end, PRHS is launching a month long campaign […]