Travel Blogs from Johor Bahru, Malaysia

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Malaysia - Overview, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Malaysia - Overview

A travel blog entry by kimandrob

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... Malaysian Borneo as well so we can enjoy the rainforest experience.   It outstrips its neighbour Thailand in all departments and is a real gem of the Orient. For a stunningly varied trip head to Malaysia, but be prepared for some serious ...

Last Stop In Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Last Stop In Malaysia

A travel blog entry by goodrichodyssey

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We caught a bus and made it to our last stop in Malaysia, "Johor Bahru" for 2 nights. Stopped at one museum for a little history and then some shopping and a ...

Stark, Little India, Singapore travel blog

Stark

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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Jackie ran me in to Auckland City Centre to collect my airline tickets from the Sunday collection booth (long story) then it was back over to the airport for another goodbye. She'll never know it but I have such a lot to thank her for. As life-shaping ...

Across the Border, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Across the Border

A travel blog entry by eatdessertfirst

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... a Yellow cab across the border into Malaysia. We completed all the customs forms again and went through the Woodlands Checkpoint. Shopping in Johor Bahru was interesting and we picked up some dodgey DVDs. We also got a cab down to Danga Bay but as ...

Malaysian Tijuana, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Malaysian Tijuana

A travel blog entry by cosmicllama

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... a week we had denied ourselves much free time, so he offered - or rather, insisted - that we accompany him to his home in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, for a little break. Johor Bahru, commonly known as JB, is a small town that Jun fondly refers to as his ...

Scouring, The City, Singapore travel blog

Scouring

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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I took a walk last night before retiring to the dorm. I wanted to experience more of the 'living dead' chaos I'd first been introduced to upon my untimely arrival. I walked alone, along the streets of Little India, soaking up the atmosphere: the ...

R and R in JB, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

R and R in JB

A travel blog entry by cosmicllama

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JOHOR BAHRU Having concluded our immediate work in Sri Lanka, we set off to resume our original travels. As hard as it was to separate ourselves from the Sri Lanka project -- which, of course, is far from being over -- we left our friends in Singapore ...

'Get in ma belly, belly!', The City, Singapore travel blog

'Get in ma belly, belly!'

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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'Only after the last tree has been cut down... Only after the last river has been poisoned... Only after the last fish has been caught... Only then will you find that money, cannot be eaten...' - An old Cree Indian saying By the time I'd ...

Like a Japanese Flag, Little India, Singapore travel blog

Like a Japanese Flag

A travel blog entry by scottwoz

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... throughout the night and for keeping my water topped up while I slept. To Shannon - for our brief moment before she left for Malaysia (and for sewing a new button on my pants.) And to the wild and wonderful Karen for making the whole experience a much ...

Airports!, Singapore, Thailand travel blog

Airports!

A travel blog entry by sophiemonaghan

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(Back to Singapore airport.. i forgot to add) Singapore airport was amazing. There is so much to do. In the middle of the airport i especially liked the mini rainforest, and those goldfish are the largest ive seen in my life! we were there for a five ...

Johor Bahru, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Johor Bahru

A travel blog entry by kevandsian

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Hi Guys, You can read our update from Johor Bahru in our entry from Cairns, Australia entitled 'Coast to Coast to Coast'. Cheers, K & ...

Just Killing time, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Just Killing time

A travel blog entry by benabroad

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Nothing worth mentioning happened in Johor Bahru, except that there was a crazy Japanese guy in the hostel i stayed in. Just somewhere to wait for my flight. The guide books describe it as a place with no tourist vaue, and to be honest i'd have to agree. ...

takin a ride on the bus,, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

takin a ride on the bus,

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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Day 231; We had to move out of our own little place and back to a little room, found a hotel really close to everything so it wasn't too bad. We got a bus to the main square just to check it out, it was just another shopping centre, they don't seem ...

Last day - Farewell Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Last day - Farewell Malaysia

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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... all over the world - nice in some aspects but in others your left thinking - well what exactly is Malaysian culture then??? Overall Malaysia is a country that we have really enjoyed, we haven't been able to do as much as we would have liked but the ...

Our own place!, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Our own place!

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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... it wasn't long before we were on the way and three hours later though it didn't feel like it, we pulled into the bus station outside Johor Bahru. We even got freebies! A bag each, inside it, a bottle of water and two tubs of dates each, some kind of ...

down day. more cooking though!, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

down day. more cooking though!

A travel blog entry by fouritchyfeet

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Day 230; Had a lazy day today, sounds like a regular thing at the moment doesn't it! Phil went for a walk in the rain in search of a hotel for tomorrow when we have to move. It seems to be raining quite a lot at the moment, its not chucking it down ...

Bye-bye Singapour, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Bye-bye Singapour

A travel blog entry by alex.carla

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... 8217;impression que tout est fait pour que nous passions par des centres commerciaux. Nous apprenons aussi que de nombreux singapouriens viennent à Johor Bahru y faire leur course car les prix sont bien plus bas. Nous peinons un peu à trouver un hôtel. ...

our day trip - part one!!, Johur Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

our day trip - part one!!

A travel blog entry by adsrobjim

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... short on time in singapore we fitted then both into yesterday!! we got up early and caught the express bus to Johur Bahru in Maylasia (its right at the southermost point of the maylasian peninsular) which you get to by just driving over a causeway ...

Malaysia, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Malaysia

A travel blog entry by jlguzmanb

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... inside of it, but that's a start at least. Point to be made: it made me feel much better with my decision of venturing into Malaysia. I tipped my driver fairly well. It was the appropriate way to thank him for the advice on how to get a bus to KL. Once ...

Goodbye Malaysia: my personal summary, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Goodbye Malaysia: my personal summary

A travel blog entry by steffen102

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... lot about Malaysia and this very important region in the world. A very interesting and diverse mix of cultures Malaysia features a very interesting population consisting mainly of Chinese, Malays and Indians. This offered a lot of interesting ...

Singapore, Malaysia, Singapore, Malaysia travel blog

Singapore, Malaysia

A travel blog entry by wagsnetberd

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Again, Singapore provided us with an amazing hotel for 3 nights ... YES that was 3 NIGHTS in the SAME bed!!! How exciting. Plus the hotel atrium had some very cool lanterns thingys ... again I think the colours attracted us! Our hotel also had a cool ...

Mini trip to Malaysia, Johore Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Mini trip to Malaysia

A travel blog entry by alvrez

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... going through counters & x-ray machines like at the airport - scarey when you see the staff carrying guns too!  Malaysia is definitely the poorer country, the official buildings (like Customs etc) were dirty and unkempt - the toilets were pretty ...

Shop 'til You Drop!, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Shop 'til You Drop!

A travel blog entry by tffnyhu

Hellllllo Johor Bahru! Malaysia welcomes us with some warm weather and a very chill and relaxing atmosphere. Tommi, Jarmo and I took a bus from Singapore to Jorhor, got lost in some funky bus plaza and finally found our way to a quaint little hostel. ...

Livin' in luxury, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Livin' in luxury

A travel blog entry by travelingurl

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For the last three days, Simon and I have been enjoying the luxury provided by my wonderful 'Uncle' Peter and Liz in Johor Bahru- as of tomorrow, there will be no more air-conditioning, no more peanut butter, and no more comfy pillows :( But, it's a ...

...Commander in chief of my pimp ship.., Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

...Commander in chief of my pimp ship..

A travel blog entry by lizandgaz

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Arrived at Larkin bus station in Johor Bahru at about 7.30am very tired and weiry!  We jumped in a taxi and went to Meldrum Way, where after looking at a couple of places decided to book a room at Meldrum Hotel for 84RM a night. Once we had put our ...

JB, Nicest border town yet, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

JB, Nicest border town yet

A travel blog entry by kate.leuschke

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... walls left something to be desired, we did enjoy the little bit of time we spent walking around Johor Bahru, on the far southeastern corner of peninsular Malaysia. We took the train there from Kuala Lumpur starting early Monday morning, and we arrived ...

Training Day 2, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Training Day 2

A travel blog entry by stephaniewilkie

After a first successful day of teacher training, I was looking forward to today.  It was a bit different as we had less space and less computers to present our lessons.  We had to partner up for that part of the day.  Everyone kept asking ...

Johor Bahru, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Johor Bahru

A travel blog entry by heathermills

Map Pin ...

Fags on a Fuel boat, Johor Bahru (JB), Malaysia travel blog

Fags on a Fuel boat

A travel blog entry by simontann

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... to! ...and what a good decision it turned out to be.   It only took about 4 hours to get from the Singapore/Malaysia border to the jetty where the Island boat picks you up from. And after the texting the resort on my arrival, they immediately ...

Johor Bahru, Johor Bahru, Malaysia travel blog

Johor Bahru

A travel blog entry by simonfea

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... . The airport was cool & spacious. Just time for a chicken & noodle dish before the short (45 min) flight to Johor Bahru. JB is just adjacent to Singapore on the Malaysian mainland and hence flights to here are much cheaper than international ones. ...

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