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Travelogue - Gong Xi Fa Cai Kuala Lumpur

...a foreigner can photograph the exteriors of a nation, but I think that this is as far as he can get. I think that no foreigner can report the nation's interior - its soul, its life, its speech, its thoughts... says one of the English literature's greatest, Mark Twain, in his book - How to tell a story; and other essays

Now I'll be honest, I wanted to stay true to Mr Twain and only photograph the exteriors of Kuala Lumpur. I had no plans to write a blog but when you are 2 hours early at the airport there aren't many things you can do. To make sure that this doesn't look like an endless rant I will not go beyond 9 points. Please note that since I was on an official trip, I didn't have the time to visit places a usual traveler would.

1. To start with, I must say the movies have painted a totally wrong picture of flying international. It is not as easy as realization of your true love in one scene and taking the next flight in the second scene! Visa approval takes…