Travel News

Flight Deal: Fly From New York To Kuala Lumpur For $444

By DeAnna Taylor

Share

This flight deal is almost to good to be true. China Eastern Airlines has a deal from New York’s JFK airport to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for only $444. You can find this deal via Priceline through Kayak.

 

 

Dates for this deal span from late September through mid March. Act fast, because at almost 50% less than its normal fare, this deal won’t be around long.

 

If you tuned in to our live Facebook chat with @thecheapgod, then you know how exciting Kuala Lumpur can be for people of color.

 

Related: The Black Expat: ‘I Moved To Vietnam With No Job Lined Up.’

 

This thriving Malaysian city is home to a large Black Expat community and there is something for all interests.

 

Many visitors opt to stay in one of several high-rises via Airbnb. The most popular is The Face Suites. This all-suite hotel concept comprising of 200 luxury units is perfect for the solo traveler or any one looking to save a little money. Be sure to check out the Instagram worthy rooftop pool located on the 51st floor.


 

Within a 5-minute walk of this hotel, you will find a metro station that can help you get around the city for very cheap. Just a short walk farther you can find the free pink bus that takes visitors and locals to various neighborhoods at no cost.

 

Bukit Bintang is a popular neighborhood in Kuala Lumpur that features lots of shopping and food. Find your pick of high end stores all the way down to local shops selling Malaysian favorites.

 

Don’t miss the famous night market which serves various Asian cuisine from the late afternoon all the way until 4am.

 

Hop on the subway and take the Batu Caves train all the way to the last stop to see the amazing gold statue that guards the caves. Walk the stairs to the top to take part in a famous Indian ritual which is normally done barefoot. Just be careful of the wild monkeys running around, as they may steal your food or even your purse.

 

Last but not least, you can’t go to Kuala Lumpur and not get a picture in front of the Petronas Towers. These unique twin buildings are the face of Kuala Lumpur.

 

You don’t want to miss this deal, so act quick.

Share
Travel Noire

DeAnna Taylor

DeAnna Taylor is a criminal defense Attorney turned travel writer. The Charlotte native recently completed one year abroad working as an English teacher in South Korea. Her hobbies include fitness, traveling to new countries, and trying new foods.

Want more?

Get exclusive, unpublished tips from Travel Noire's CEO to help you get off the beaten path, into the hearts of locals and onto a better, more cultured life.

2-For-1 Flight Deal: Miami To Rio and Fortaleza, Brazil For Only $351

2-For-1 Flight Deal: Miami To Rio and Fortaleza, Brazil For Only $351

This 2-for-1 flight deal is almost too good to be true. LATAM Airlines is running a promotion for routes from Miami that will allow you to see Rio De Janeiro as well as Fortaleza, Brazil for as low as $351 roundtrip. This promotion is valid on travel from mid-March thru mid-May. You will need to […]

DeAnna Taylor

Flight Deal: Caribbean Destinations For As Low As $185 Round-Trip

Flight Deal: Caribbean Destinations For As Low As $185 Round-Trip

You can head to the Caribbean from various U.S. destinations for less than $200 round-trip, which is good news considering buying gifts during this holiday season can suck your funds dry. If you are looking for a quick and cheap get-away, here are some Caribbean destinations for under $200: New York City Area to Pointe-a-Pitre, […]

Mitti Hicks

Flight Deal: Fly To Beijing For As Low As $357 Round-Trip

Flight Deal: Fly To Beijing For As Low As $357 Round-Trip

In a place with an estimated population of 22 million, there’s no shortage of things to do in Beijing, China. With a history stretching back to three millennia, there’s a great deal of culture, entertainment and art to absorb during your visit. For starters, start your trip with a hike up one of the most fascinating […]

Mitti Hicks