About Kuala Lumpur: Kuala Lumpur is the capital city of Malaysia. Its tropical climate makes it summer all year round. There is verdant plant life everywhere. Fans of the great outdoors can trek to the Batu Caves or the Genting Highlands for natural landscapes, while those who prefer a cultural landscape can visit Dataran Merdeka (Independence Square) or the National Mosque. Those who prefer to spend their holidays sampling delicious local food can go to Petaling Street or try fusion dining at fine restaurants like Cilantro.