Mutiara Johor Bahru Hotel
Travel Blogs from Johor Bahru
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 why my lessons were so long, but I like it that way. That way I don't get lost and neither will a substitute. For …
... all over the place ..........like a nasty rash. It would be churlish to suggest this is too much of a good thing, especially after savouring yet another swanky Japanese department store food-hall. But......as if to balance such sublime delight, there was the ridiculous spectacle of the glamour-pusses queueing to be allowed into the Chanel handbag shop. Bonkers. Oodles of lolly are being poured into the infrastructure. Work gangs ...
... breast cooked in very flavorful chicken broth, served with (you guessed it) rice and a yummy brown sauce. The chicken melts in your mouth it is so tender. Awesome meal for about $5!
As touristy as it sounds, one of the best ways to see a place when you have a short time is biting the bullet and taking one of those hop on-hop off buses. So we "hopped on" and took a spin around on two different bus routes to see the many ...
Orchard street with all the malls, and especially the japanese department store food section: charcoal crackers, squid crackers, nut cookies, mountains of gelato, tasty. For dinner: hawkers stands. On the menu: sting ray (Lucie's favorite), fried octopus, indian food, not ...
... giving money because it reaffirms a begging mentality to which children would choose over going to school. They are also working for an adult a lot of times, a sort of pimp situation for tourists' loose change.
He then told us a joke that is worth mentioning. The short version is "A 10 year old boy repeatedly asked his mom to sleep in her bed because he was scared. She refused each time. She started asking him what he ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service