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Address: Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a...

Sample mouthwatering dumplings, then revel in the shopping fervor and bag a bargain at the lively Petaling Street Market.

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it is nice to walk around and certainly you must eat at the food hall. Very cheap, nice to wacth all he eating people and a very good meal. We don't like all the stuff on the... read more

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This visit for me is to recap the memory I have with my parent when I was a kid. The changes struck me after 15 mins into this so called China town. More than half of the stall in here were taken care by foreign labor. Till the night falls as I walk out of here, I didn't even hear... More 

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it is nice to walk around and certainly you must eat at the food hall. Very cheap, nice to wacth all he eating people and a very good meal. We don't like all the stuff on the market

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You will find almost everything here. I've been visiting Chinatown since 2010 and never return empty handed. You need good bargaining skills to shop with local vendors. Must Visit for your One Stop Shop in KL.

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All brands, labels and designers are sold. Handbags, shoes, jewelry ect. Better and worse quality. Act with the price. But fake remains fake.

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Ironically called Chinatown, where the majority of the stall holders are Indian-Malay. The main strip is just full of counterfeit Indians selling the same stuff for the best part of 500 meters. The three Chinese shops we did find were excellent had lots of New Year material to purchase, however you needed to get away from the main section to... More 

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This is fun place to visit especially for tourists that want to experience 'different people'. It is a happening place from 11.00am onwards. You can get anything your heart desire but the originality is questionable. But, if you are buying for the sake of having fun of buying things and not so much on the quality, then this is the... More 

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Had hotel in centre of Chinatown, busy streets full of fake stuff, everything you look for while away. Sellers don't really hassle you to much so you're able to look around freely. Worth a look especially if you want to buy stuff.

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Fantastic for fake watches and elctronics in general. Quite busy. As usual you need to bargain hard. With all the colour lights it is a carnival atmosphere. Cheap thing that mostly works. May be 10 watches for the price of a hamburger.

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Great area to wander round. The market at night is a great experience. Food is amazing and so cheap! Chicken noodles were £1.70! Keep to the main paths though as some sudd streets don't feel that safe, especially for girls.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

You can get almost everything especially fake luxury watches and shoes in Petaling Street or China Town at attractive prices. However, it depends on your bargaining abilities and discretion to secure the best possible price. My advice is to commence with 50% off the retailer's selling price and subsequently move upward between 5%-10% of your initial price and not the... More 

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