I will be visiting Johor bahru for one week from Singapore. but I have no idea which hostel or which area i should stay for the safety reason and convenience to visit any good place in JB. I will be travelling by bus from SG to JB. I think it is quite a distance from malaysia immigration office on border to JB city.
where is the bus going to stop in JB?
how is the condition in JB? is it safe to travel female alone ?
Thanks, please input any info.
Is Larkin Terminal and JB Sentral just the same?
Hi there! Is Thistle hotel near to some bars or restaurants around the area? Or is it better to stay in KSL Resorts ?
If i am coming from KL to JB is there an immigration checkpoint also? Or only if I will be going to Singapore?
Where is a safe and cheap place to get vaccines in JB?
I need somewhere that gives a yellow fever certificate!
Thanks and cheers!!!
Advice needed need to travel by coach JB to Melaka 14 Feb. do I need to book in advance as it's CNY holiday time and please recommend a good coach with thanks Joe
Hi on the Gangi Air port web page I have see that there is a coach to Johor Bahru ,what I would to know where is the drop off point in JB ?
May i know how larkin utama apartment transportation to JB custom?thanks!!!
I was in Johor Bahru in march 2010 but can't remember which shopping mall we went to. Which is the biggest and newest now...is it KSL city mall, Tebrau shopping mall or the Johor Duty Free Zone? I think the one we went to last had a fountain at the entrance? Just looking for a mall with a good variety of shops that are not too pricey. Thanks.
Hi vt friends, I got a friend staying in JB- Tune hotel(Lot PTB 22819, Jalan Skudai, Mukim Bandar Johor Bahru), she is arriving in 2 weeks time. I live in Singapore & have to visit her there. Can anyone advise what is a cheap & safe way to reach from city square? Thanks!
I plan to long stay @ Suria City Hotel Johor and i like fishing. I plan go to fishing @ Tanjung Putri long jetty (Malaysia) and Woodland new long jetty (Singapore). My question is : 1. Can i cross Malaysia-Singapore border by foot (walking), is the law allowed that? (because i see from google earth distance between that two fishing place is not to far) 2. Is Tanjung Putri and Woodland jetty open 24 hours for fishing? 3. Beside that 2 fishing spot please recomend me other jetty that open for fishing near my hotel. thank you and give me respond please
AS I WILL BE GOING TO SPORE, I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHERE IS THE BEST AND SAFE PLACE TO PARK MY CAR? I WILL BE TAKING THE BUS TO SPORE, SO FIND ME A NEARER PLACE TO TAKE THE BUS AND PARK MY CAR.
Hiya, Does anyone know where is the new Branded Outlet stores at JB near to the 2nd Causeway Link? Is it open yet? How do I make my way there via 2nd Causeway link? Cheers!
Hi, Since June 2011, I'd been having difficulties entering JB due to the massive jam at the custom. Have anyone came across a good time when there is no or minimal traffic jam at the custom? Can anyone please advise? My mom often visits JB as we visits our relatives over there as we stay in Singapore. So family visits is important to us and would appreciate any help or advise on this issue. Thanks.
Hi, Does anyone know which budget hotel in Johor Bahru (100 per night) that provides shuttle bus direct to Universal Studio, Singapore? Or atleast got a bus station nearer that can have bus shuttle to USS. I am planning to go USS on 24th so looking for a hotel in JB on 23rd that provide such service. Marliana
Hi Does anybody know and visit a new fitness center / gym located Jalan Bayu Puteri / Permas Jaya / Johor Bahru, postal code 81200 ?? Can you recommend it to me ? Thank you for your kind help Best regards
Do anyone know of such a place in JB or outskirts? Or a sort of retreat from stressful life. Thank you Regards.
Hi, I sm planning to bring my mum for a mother day seafood lunch in JB. Any good restuarant suggestion ? Thanking you in advance.
Hi All, I am planning to go J.B next saturday just for a day but my wife's sister from China is here in singapore for vacation so planning to bring her to J.B look look see see. So some things not very sure. 1.)Any nice, nearby places to visit 2.)Is taking bus 170 to J.B faster or taking the Singapor-Johore Express 3.)When i come back to Singapore, how do i go to Larkin station to take the bus back, where is it nearby Thanks for your help
Hi, my husband and I are looking for a good massage place in JB (may be City Square or Bukit Indah or somewhere nearby). Does anyone have any recommendations? I prefer those which do pressure point massage (some call it Swedish massage). I like Kenko in Singapore but they don't have any branch in JB. I contacted Thai Odyssey but they only do Thai massage. I tried searching online and ended up with those sleazy parlour. Thanks in advance for your advice.
Please let me know , if there is a bus/coach service from Genting Highaland to JB. Or I need to take a cab from genting to JB. I would like to go to Tune Hotel in donga bay. Secondly I like to go to Universal Studio from TUNE HOTEL Donga Bay, JB in morning time to UNIVERSAL STUDIOS , SENTOSA SINGAPORE. Can i get buses? I have bus from Tune hotel, but its 2 way, but I need only from JB to universal. Also please inform me, the prices, if you know. I am with my family of 5
Hi I'm taking a train from Singapore railway station to JB. 1. Anyone have any ideal what is the timetable for the train? 2. What is the name of the railway station in JB? 3. Is JB railway station located near to City Square Shopping Center? 4. Can provide me with a map? 5. Is there any other shopping place around the area (walking distance)?
I will be in singopre from 17to 18 dec. 2010 If i want transpot to ply johore/singapore/ johore can u all give me ur contact please? tq
hi i haven been to jb for a while, n im looking for members from jb to help gimme some suggestions :) 1.if i have let say a 2 day 1 night trip to jb, what do you all suggest for me n my family (consisting of hubby n 2 small kids) to do if i want to spend time in jb, just across the border from singapore? ie. whr is the comfortable accomadation, food,shopping n fun places for kids to go if i do not wnat to spend alot drg this type of trip? 2. if i have just say, half a day to spend in jb, again, whr shd i go for a window shopping/makan place tht's not too crowded/expensive? thks!!
Hi, We are planning to visit Universal studio in 3rd week of November from JB. There will be 2 adults & 2 kids (age 4) planning to visit for 3days/2nights. Is travelling on Saturday morning to Singapore and returning to JB on Monday morning/before noon will be advisable? We will be visiting my mom in north part of Johor and sadly there's nobody could drive us into S'pore. We are looking at travelling by cab from JB to Spore vice versa. Can someone let me know where to get the cab/taxi from both places and how much they charge? Also, will the taxi from Singapore will send us to JB bus stop? I'm thinking of getting a bus from JB bus stop back to Segamat on the same day(Monday). Is it feasible? Please advise. Thanks a lot!
Hi, I am looking at flying into singapore late on Feb 4th, Friday night and wish to go to Danga Bay over the border to stay and then see Universal Studios cheap. Is this able to be done? Also, what is the sachedule foir going back and approx cost? I dont want to change buses etc if possible.
what is the best way to get to Bahau? 1) I thought of catching a SBS 170 or CW2 then where do I get off to catch the train from JB to Bahau? Can I get off at the CIQ and walk to the train station?Is there any signs at CIQ to direct me out to the train station? Or 2)is the "Terbrau shuttle service" still running?This will cost more right but less hassle?right 4) how much is each option say I start from Queen street(170 Terminal, each for SBS 170 CW2 express and by shuttle train)? thanks kim
hey, looking for a cheap trip to Universal and looking for somewhere for two days What would be the best way to get there with not too much walking?
Must I have U.s.Dollars to pay entry? How much for foreign tourist in malaysian ringits? Thanks ruth
Hi :-) Can anyone tell me: 1) Where to go to get a bus to Singapore? 2) what the price for a ticket is? 3) How long time the bus will take? 4) How to convert Singapore dollars into US dollars? 5) A name and a address on a backpacker guesthouse/ hostel in Singapore that's around 5$ a night? THANKS!! Maj.