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Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur

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Experience a bustling cultural district at Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur. Originally settled by Cantonese and Hakkas drawn here because of the tin trade--and then partially destroyed during an 1870s civil war among Chinese immigrants--today the quarter retains an evocative atmosphere. Locals and tourists alike head here for the abundance of Chinese cuisine, international stores, and market stalls selling an array of trinkets, merchandise, and groceries. Haggling remains common, so make sure to give it a try if you want to secure the best possible price for what you find. Add Chinatown - Kuala Lumpur to your Kuala Lumpur travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Kuala Lumpur family vacation planner.
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  • Our hotel is located in Chinatown, one leaves the hotel Standing amidst the countless shops! Is there a nice charm and good food here too! Especially in the evening, a visit is recommended! However, it seems "chinatown" to be populated mainly by Indians! Still worth a visit!
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  • cheap shopping for tourist. place for good bargain but at times can get heated. only bargain if we intent to buy the object.  more »
  • We ate at a street market where all of the food is displayed on skewers uncooked, you choose what you'd like, then it's cooked how you like. So cheap, authentic and fresh!  more »