board_c_home.gif

ASIA-MALAYSIA/Kuala Lumpur

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

l_flag_malaysia.gif

From 'The Guinness Book of Records 1988,'Insight Guide SouthEast Asia/APA Publication/1992, Web shot Photo/2002, Architecture Today/James Steele-Phaidon 1997,

 

City View
    Kuala Lumpur



 
Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

Petronas Towers
   Kuala Lumpur

 
 


 Architect by Cesar Pelli & Associates on 1998. Constrution by Samsung & Kukdong Construction Co. from Korea & Hasama Cons. Co. only 27 months. Most highest building in the world 450m twin tower Kuala Lumpur until Nov. 2003, 88th floor, total area 343,000, but mezzanine is added 95th floor, 7,000 parking area on 5th basements. The 88-storey Petronas Twin Towers is the world's tallest buildings and will be Petronas' new corporate headquarters. The twin towers symbolizes strength & grace using geometric principles typified in Islamic architecture. Shape was like 'Cone'. Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

KLCC Suria
    Kuala Lumpur



 
With the Petronas Tower for department store. Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

Dayabumi Complex
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 
The towering offers a bird's eye view of KL and its surroundings. People call most expensive construction government building of the world. Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

Highriser
    Kuala Lumpur



 
Modern-day religious architecture suround Petronas Tower. Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

National Mosque
    Kuala Lumpur



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

Independent Memorial Hall
    Kuala Lumpur



 Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

House of Parliament
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

Bank Pembangunan & Bank Industri
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

Citi Bank & Mosque
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

Downtown
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

Main Street
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

Mosque
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

Religion Court Muhtasib
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.  

 

Stadium Merdeka
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

National Museum
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

KL Prison Walls Paint
    Kuala Lumpur

 

 Most longest wall paint in the world-4 prisons work it. Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1989.

 

Batu Cave
  
 near Kuala Lumpur



 
Gate of Rock Cave on Hindu Temple-Cavernous interior cave.

 

Traditional House
 
 
  Kuala Lumpur


 

KL International Airport
  
 Kuala Lumpur

 


 Photo by Byunguh Yu on 1978.

  

Subang International Airport
  
 near Kuala Lumpur




 
The new International Airport for the 21th century built in
1992-98. Design by Kisho Kurokawa, Akitek Jururancang Sdn. Bhd., Building area:158,642m², Total floor area:405,930m², Reinforced concrete with structural steel roof. Terminal Building:1 basement+5 stories/Contact Pier:4 stories and Satellite: 1 basement+3 stories. Located 60km south of Kuala Lumpur. Taking up an area of 10km x 10km, it is 10 times larger than Tokyo's Narita Airport. Photo by Byunguh Yu on October 1999.