Visiting KL on a budget: All the free things to do in the city, from nature spots to cultural sites

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SaturdaySelects plays would-you-rather in lead-up to 3-year anniversary party this public holiday eve

SaturdaySelects plays would-you-rather in lead-up to 3-year anniversary party this public holiday eve

We still remember the first time we caught a SaturdaySelects night: We expected trap (look, this was over two years ago, ok?), but what we got was the best mix of new, urban...

Enter the Voidrealm: Kuala Lumpur collective wants to make our city a music destination spot

Enter the Voidrealm: Kuala Lumpur collective wants to make our city a music destination spot

Decades of clubbing, drinking, dancing, standing, waiting in line for drinks, sleeping on sofas, and covering ourselves in glitter at music venues around the world has left us...

Top things to do in Kuala Lumpur: What to explore and where to eat in the Malaysian capital city

Top things to do in Kuala Lumpur: What to explore and where to eat in the Malaysian capital city

Tick 'em off your bucket list.

Coconuts KL Directory Contest: Submit your event or business for a chance to win a free advertising campaign!

Coconuts KL Directory Contest: Submit your event or business for a chance to win a free advertising campaign!

Coconuts KL Directory Contest: Submit your event or business for a chance to win a free advertising campaign! If you’ve been clicking around Coconuts lately, then...

Good Vibes Only: Andrew Netto is back on the mic at The Joke Factory this weekend

Good Vibes Only: Andrew Netto is back on the mic at The Joke Factory this weekend

It’s not a secret, readers — we here at Coconuts KL love a good laugh — at ourselves, at the dire state of things, also at people falling over on YouTube. This...

Epizode Music Festival is Southeast Asia’s best (and least pretentious) beach rave

Epizode Music Festival is Southeast Asia’s best (and least pretentious) beach rave

“Two weeks raving,?” our bewildered friends asked us. “You’re gonna die, Coco KL.” And there you have it — three decades of rave under our...

Retro retailers: Where to find great vintage goods and thrift stores in KL

Retro retailers: Where to find great vintage goods and thrift stores in KL

The best secondhand savings in the city.

Is that a talk box, or are you just happy to see me? Chromeo coming to KL

Is that a talk box, or are you just happy to see me? Chromeo coming to KL

Gather round lovers of funk, electro, musical duos not unlike Hall & Oates, and everyone else who remembers how genuinely fun nightlife can be: Montreal’s funklordz are...

Dear Festival Diary: Our weekend spent getting to the core of Wonderfruit

Dear Festival Diary: Our weekend spent getting to the core of Wonderfruit

Editor’s Note: Our correspondent goes deep into “lifestyle festival” territory at the 2018 Wonderfruit event, returning to us with colorful tales and cautionary...


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Coconuts KL City guides

What’s good in Subang Jaya? What’s fun to do in Shah Alam? Where in Bukit Bintang can I find the cheapest char kuey teow? These are some of the questions Malaysia’s often ask about Metro Kuala Lumpur, but don’t always get the answer to. That’s where we come in. Our city guides aim to help you find the best things to do and the best restaurants/cafes to go to in the neighbourhood near you. Just close your eyes and let us be your city guide. Just...trust us, okay?