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[an error occurred while processing this directive] Even if we land at a destination giddy with excitement at the attractions in store, most of us hate to look like tourists. So just who will take up the Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur, tel: (60-3) 2380 8888, on its latest service is a mystery. The luxury hotel is loaning swanky shopping carts — stocked with mineral water and cold towels — to guests on expeditions to nearby stores.

There's just one snag. The carts are adorned with the hotel's logo and the Mandarin Oriental group's signature gold fan — a dead giveaway that you are...

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