Kuala Lumpur is an amazing city, so if you have time to explore, here are some of our recommendations:
For those extra special gifts to take home
Bags, wallets, watches, dvd's - you know the score, this is Asia!
Staying at the Boulevard? Shop, eat & drink, it's all here
Hop On Hop Off Bus
For an overview of KL and the freedom to get off and explore the places you want to, this is a great option
KL Tower / Menara KL
On a good day, the views are spectacular. for MYR68++ High Tea at 3.30pm is a great way to avoid the crowds, enjoy the view and sample some local delights. A regular ticket is priced at MYR45
In the heart of Bukit Bintang, this is the food street in KL. Worth a night time visit
It's not about the food or the ice cold beer. It's about atmoshere and a sense of history
This site has plenty of suggestions. It is easy to negotiate a day rate with a taxi driver and devise your own itinerary
There are so many things to do, so if you are coming early, staying on or venturing out in the evening, please ask Rob or Barb (or any of the KL Librarian's Network for advice on transport, sightseeing, eating out and accomodation.
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The Boulevard Hotel is located in the Mid Valley area of Kuala Lumpur. Taxis are almost always easy to get from the lobby and our transport to The Alice Smith School at Equine Park and for the Thursday tour will leave from the lobby.
The Boulevard Hotel has offered special rates for workshop participants. A superior room is priced at RM280++ (USD91.00) and a deluxe room is RM300++ (USD98.00) and The Boulevard Hotel will invoice schools directly
Should you prefer to organise your own accommodation you can look at the websites (click on image to follow the links) below for guidance.
Transport for the tour day and to the workshop will leave from the Mid Valley area and KL Sentral promptly at the times stated on the program. Please consider this when booking your hotel.