The International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta (My Balloon Fiesta), which was formerly held in Putrajaya, is now in Kuala Lumpur to bring joy and fun to thousands of its guests and the locals. It is one of the largest air balloon events in South-East Asia.
The Vesak Day is an important Buddhist holiday to commemorate Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and nirvana. This bright holiday is traditionally celebrated in May and is considered to be one of the most solemn and beautiful festivals, and thus, it is lo
Every July – August, the colorful Flora Fest takes place in Kuala Lumpur. Given that Malaysia is home to multitude of exotic flowers of varied forms and colors, this holiday looks really bright and unforgettable. The festival symbolizes unification o
In August, the Hungry Ghost Festival is celebrated in Kuala Lumpur, the same as in many other South-East Asia’s cities. According to legend, the hell-gates open during this time and ghosts wander around the earth looking for food and entertainment, f
On August 31st, 1957, the British banner was lowered and the independent Malaysia’s national flag was hoisted on the Independence Square in Kuala Lumpur. Since then, every year on the last August day, the country celebrates the Hari Merdeka – anniver
Diwali, or Festival of Lights is one of the most important Hindu holidays, which has become a vivid event in Kuala Lumpur’s cultural life. It is usually celebrated in the late October – early November. Being a sign of triumph of good over evil, or li