February 22, 2011

A Good Meal in Malaysia

A Good Meal in Malaysia By Erika Lehman (Guest Blog for Apple Hotel in Kuala Lumpur). Whether you’re from Michigan or Malaysia, chances are you enjoy a good meal. Everybody gets hungry. For adventure, for knowledge, for a good meal, and for even better company to share it with.  Traveling in Asia satisfies my appetite for life in ways I could only imagine.  But, leaves that sweet aftertaste in my soul that keeps me coming back for just one more bite. Food is the one thing that we all have in common. And yet, what we eat is one of the most obvious […]
February 21, 2011

Little Food Tour Around Chinatown Around Kuala Lumpur

China Town in Kuala Lumpur is around a 10 to 15 minutes walk from Apple Hotell in Jalan Alor. This morning i strolled out to China Town for nothing more than a craving. My craving was the local street food favorite, pancakes. Now just to set the record straight, these were not like your normal pancakes you get at home in Australia. This was street style pancakes with peanut. The local dish is called Apam Balik. Now this is known as peanut pancake or even pancake turn over. I liked it so much that i decided I’m going to do […]
February 20, 2011

Top Three Shopping Malls in Bukit Bintang

A hop and a step away from Apple Hotel is what I like to call an Army of Shopping Malls in Bukit Bintang. Apple Hotel is based in Jalan Alor which is the next street to Bukit Bintang. A five minute walk can lead you to a variety of different shopping malls in the area. Now it all comes down to your budget as to which shopping mall you should visit. We have already discussed the street markets pr Pasar malam as another option for shopping however most of the products offered there can be found in the shopping malls […]
February 19, 2011

Chicken Rice in Kuala Lumpur

The Best Chicken Rice I have ever had. Chicken rice is a Hainanese cuisine mostly associated with Chinese Cuisine. You can find this dish in many parts of the world including Singapore and Taiwan. Today I had the good fortune of finding this amazing dish right next door to Apple Hotel in Kuala Lumpur. The newly opened restaurant next to Apple Hotel actually isn’t officially open yet however people seem to slide through the gaps in this soft opening. Stephen the owner who has ventured into the food business makes the rice himself without his chef who is currently in […]
February 18, 2011

5 Things to do in Kuala Lumpur

The Five things to do in Kuala Lumpur walking distance from Apple Hotel. The majority of tourists come to Kuala Lumpur with only one or two things in mind to do.Most look at the Petronas Towers as a point of destination for all tourist activities. Today we have made a list of things to do. All within walking distance to Apple Hotel in Kuala Lumpur. 1: The street of Jalan Alor. Jalan Alor is right out side Apple Hotel. The street is famous around the world and offers visitors food from the top of the street to the bottom. The […]