Guests at Silka Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, one of the better hotels near Petaling Street has convenient access to shopping, dining, and man-made wonders, all less than an hour away. With the Taman Connaught MRT station right on the hotel’s doorstep, the city’s tourist hotspots such are just a short train ride away. Take a look at historic Merdeka Square, where Malaysia’s Declaration of Independence took place or ponder Malaysia history at the National Museum, which is built in the style of a Malay palace. Go up to the top of iconic Petronas Tower, the most famous of Kuala Lumpur landmarks.