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Kanching Waterfalls

Kanching Waterfalls (Hutan Rimba Kanching) is located next to Templer Park, another forest reserve at Rawang, a small town about forty minutes drive from Kuala Lumpur city center.  Its proximity to the city makes it easily accessible nature’s haven popular among hikers and picnickers. There are seven cascades of waterfalls starting from the first one, …

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KL Tower – Top attraction in Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur Tower (KL Tower, Menara Kuala Lumpur) is the iconic architecture feature in every postcard and printed materials about Kuala Lumpur. It was completed on 1 March 1995 as the telecommunication tower and subsequently evolved to become one of the must-visit places for tourists. KL Towers rise above all the skyscrapers with 421 meters. …

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Gasing Hill- an Urban Forest near KL

Bukit Gasing Forest Reserve (Gasing Hill) is the green lung situated between Kuala Lumpur and Petaling Jaya. It is a secondary forest stretching more than 100 hectares. Visitors may not be aware that this lush jungle was once an abandoned rubber estate. Thanks to nature’s miraculous power of nature. This area surrounded by the concrete …

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Garden Photography- 7 practical tips for taking better photos

When we are in the garden, we will inadvertently be attracted by the beautiful landscape, scenery, flowers, bridges, and ponds. However, very often, the photos that we took turns out dismay due to bad composition and blur images. In reality is, garden photography is more than point-and-shoot. This article discusses some simple technique that everyone …

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Kwai Chai Hong – attractive murals reminiscent of the ’60s

Kwai Chai Hong 鬼仔巷 is the latest tourist attraction at the Chinatown of Kuala Lumpur. It is a small alley behind Petaling Street with numerous murals depict the daily life at this place in the old days. This lane has been there for almost a century old. It was in a dilapidated state for many …

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Batu Caves – The cultural site you must visit in Kuala Lumpur

Batu Caves is a must-visit tourist attraction when you are in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It can be reached about half an hour’s drive from the city center. The Batu Caves are located within a high limestone outcropping said to be around 400 million years old. It was used as the shelters by the indigenous Temuan …

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Rule of thirds photography – How to to get the best result (for beginners)

You might have heard about the rule of thirds in photography. This rule is crucial in photography composition. It is a rule that will give you instant result in a different genre of photography, from a candid shot to artistic composition. If you are struggling to make your photos appealing. rule of thirds is the …

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Street photography- 9 Useful tips for beginners

I stroll along Bintang Walk of Kuala Lumpur last week for a street photography session. Throughout the photography session, I keep a few general guidelines in mind to capture the essence of the Bukit Bintang area. When we at a new city, we are often overwhelmed by the beautiful cityscape and start to snap photographs …

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Basic photo editing- How to improve your photo quality

Snapseed photo editing app is one of the best apps to edit your photos, both for photos taken with iPhone and Android cameras. This article shows you how to do the basic photo editing with the Snapseed app. The use of a phone camera to take pictures has gained its popularity by leaps and bounds …

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