Apple Hotel Blog

June 12, 2015

Place To Visit in Malaysia – Top 3 Things About Mount Kinabalu

Mount Kinabalu: Southeast Asia’s Tallest Mountain Mount Kinabalu is the tallest peak in Southeast Asia and a National Park of Malaysia. Standing 4101 metres above sea level, the mountain is in Sabah, the East Malaysian state on the isle of Borneo. It is located about 2-3 hours away from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah’s capital. Top 3 Things About Mount Kinabalu: 1. Scenic Walk: Take in the fresh air as you walk up and notice your surroundings change from the large tropical trees to scrubs to rock. The whole mountain area is a national park – many flora not found at sea […]
September 17, 2013

Kumar vs. Malaysia!

Singapore’s finest export in comedy is back in town and he is back to put his wits to the test against the likes of Kuah JenHan, Kavin Jay and Rizal Van Geyzel. Kumar Drag Queen (as he is often referred to as), the Lioness of Singapore will take on the three Tigers of Malaysia in the latest of comedy shows in Kuala Lumpur, Kumar vs. Malaysia! Taking place this October 16th and 17th in the Berjaya Times Square Hotel’s Manhattan Ballroom, Kumar vs. Malaysia is one of those comedy shows in Kuala Lumpur that you just have to see and […]
September 10, 2013

Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2013

This October 11th to 13th, get set to partake in one of the most exciting things to do in Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2013. The Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix is the 15th race in the Moto GP season and will take precedence in the world-renowned Sepang International Circuit with the likes of Valentino Rossi, Jorge Lorenzo and Marc Marquez all strutting their stuff on the race track. Roughly 40 minutes to an hour’s drive from Apple Hotel in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian Motorcycle Grand Prix 2013 is one of the most exciting things to […]
September 3, 2013

Malaysia Day Celebration

Malaysia is known for its diverse culture and there is no better time to experience these diverse cultures than on the 16th of September 2013. What is happening on that day? It is the Malaysia Day celebration, one of the best cultural things to do in Kuala Lumpur, held nationwide and guests of Apple Hotel can’t have a better place to be in as they are mere minutes away from the Malaysia Day celebration in Dataran Merdeka. “Malaysia Day is held on September 16 yearly to commemorate the establishment of the Malaysian federation on the same date in 1963. Celebrations […]
August 27, 2013

1Malaysia Lantern Tourism Festival

Every year, the Chinese community in Malaysia celebrates the Lantern Festival or also known as the Mooncake Festival. Displays of colourful lantern designs, performances and delectable such as the mooncakes (delicious cakes unique to the Lantern Festival) have become symbols of this festival. The 1Malaysia Lantern Tourism Festival held throughout the country every year is fast becoming one of the most popular tourist attractions in Kuala Lumpur. This year is no different with the celebrations in Kuala Lumpur set to take place in Central Market, a 10 minute taxi ride from Apple Hotel. “The Lantern Festival, also known as the […]