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      Best Sandy Beaches

      Pulau Labuan Dec 28, 2016 at 12:11 PM

      Hi everyone, can anyone advise where the best sandy beaches are in Labuan. Are there any areas particularly good for snorkelling...?
      many thanks

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      Accommodation nearest Royal thai embassy

      Penang Jan 5, 2017 at 7:11 PM

      Please any good suggestion for accommodation (hostels) nearest the Royal Thai Embassy?

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      From klia to genting higland

      Genting Dec 19, 2016 at 3:32 AM

      1.Hi I would like to know from Klia will it be advisable for me to visit the colamar tropicale resort or genting highland first.?
      2.would there be any shuttle service from colamar resort to genting highland?if not how can i get to genting higland from colamar tropical?

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      transportation from Chinatown to FRIM

      Kuala Lumpur Jan 15, 2017 at 9:37 AM


      I will be traveling from our guest house in Chinatown KL to the Forest Research Institute Malaysia, then to the Batu Caves, and finally back to Chinatown. Can anyone advise on the best way to do this?

      Thank you!

    • Sarawak In January, weather and accesibility of National Parks

      Borneo Dec 25, 2016 at 2:30 PM

      I was planning to fly to Sarawak, Malaysia on the January 5. and spend about 5 weeks in Sarawak and Brunei. The Lonely Planet Guide says there is no particularly good or bad time to travel in Borneo because there is no real dry season and weather can vary very much from year to year, so I didn't think there is going to be a problem with travelling in Sarawak in January. But now I see that many travel-websites don't recommend to go to Sarawak in January at all due to very bad weather.
      Is there somebody who has been there in January or even better lives in Sarawak who can tell me what I can expect?
      Let me tell you first what I would expect from this trip. In Germany I work in nature conservation, so I spend most summer working outside. So with the right equipment some rain doesn't scare me. Also I want to spend most of the time in National Parks and am most interested in Botany (Orchids, Ferns) and also Insects, Spiders, Scorpions, Snakes. I could live without seeing Orangutans which are apparently hard to find when it's raining a lot. I would like to spend a lot of time in Nationalparks with dayhiking trails where I don't need a guide so I can take my time for taking pictures. But I'm also looking forward to expolring the caves in Gunung Mulu and Niah National Parks.
      So my main concern is: Will all the National Parks and also accomadations in or around National Parks be open and accessible during January? How likely is it that National Parks will not be accessible due to floodings or storms etc. What do I have to expect exactly from the weather. Does it rain all day long, or is it more very strong but short raining episodes and then long periodes without rain during the day. Is it raining more during the day or at night? (I've been in Java during rainy season three years ago and it rained mostly during the night.) I wouldn't mind it too much If there is some rain every day but I also need dry periods for taking pictures. What I woldn't like is to be stuck in my hotels for days because it is raining non stop.
      Also will there be any other tourists in the Parks? I don't want the places to be crowded of course, but honestly I don't like it when I'm always alone or the only guest in a hotel because I'm travelling alone.
      The thing is that i will spend three month in Southeastasia, and right now I'm planning to start in Sarawak, but I could also reschedule and visit Sarawak in March. The weather is supposed to be much better in March but are the most attractive National Parks allready crowded in March? What would you recommend under the circumstances I described, go in January or reschedule and go in March? Also, does anybody happen to know when most of the Orchids are in bloom? I suspect it is in the wettest months.

      A lot of questions here, I know. I would be very grateful for any advice.
      And Merry Christmas to everybody!

    • Taking the bus directly from Changi airport to Larkin Terminal

      by raggedy_mae Online Now Jun 19, 2016 at 7:43 PM

      hi, my brother and I would like to visit Legoland Malaysia. We will landing in Changi airport at 930pm and we were wondering if it's better to immediately take a bus to Larkin Terminal and spend the night in Johor Bahru to avoid the crowd or long immigration queue going to Johor Bahru the following morning. It's also cheaper to spend the night in Johor. Is this wise?

      5 Answers Jun 21, 2016 at 11:05 AM
    • hotel or hostel or boutique hotel near JB sentral

      by siie Online Now Jun 8, 2016 at 1:38 AM

      hi, can anybody give opinion on the most recommended place to stay near JB sentral? I am talking about both immigration and bus station...
      my group will consist of seniors and children, so walking distance takes into account.


      1 Answer Jun 8, 2016 at 3:07 PM
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      Travel IT from Johor Bahru to Kuala Lumpur

      by twotrickpony Online Now Jun 5, 2016 at 7:36 AM

      Hello guys, I'll be travelling from July 9 - 12. First stop is Lego Land, the rest is yet to be planned. So far here are my questions:
      1. Where can I make a detour? Is there any interesting place to visit between the two areas?
      2. Can it be travelled by a day?
      3. What mode of transpo should I use?
      4. How much budget should I have with me? Or how much per day do you reckon should I spent? (Not into shopping, spending a little on food, not picky with lodge)

      12 Answers Jun 7, 2016 at 8:31 PM
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      How To Get Original Osprey Backpack In Vietnam

      by norhafizi Online Now Feb 21, 2016 at 6:13 PM

      Hye guys, im here to ask on how to get original osprey backpack with a wholesale price. i want to buy in bulk. anyone who have information about this can reply me or email to me at

      Thanks guys...

      1 Answer Feb 21, 2016 at 6:32 PM
    • What's open during Chinese New Year in JB?

      by Preee Online Now Jan 26, 2016 at 7:56 PM

      Hey my friends and I planning a trip to Jb during chinese new year, and was wondering if it would be worth it? Would like to know what would be opened or close? where should we go? any suggestions? Thanks!

      2 Answers Jan 31, 2016 at 1:31 AM
    • Shopping in Johore Bahru on the weekend

      by LeanneH1 Online Now Jul 13, 2015 at 6:50 PM

      Is it preferable not to shop over the causeway in JB.. Is it very busy getting there and shopping any ideas would be great, and best place for shopping ladies to go ideas please

      3 Answers Sep 26, 2015 at 5:00 AM
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      Safety issues in Johor Bahru, Malaysia

      by MuhammadAliAkbar Online Now Apr 28, 2015 at 10:12 PM

      Hello guys!
      Can anyone guide me about safety issues in Johor Bahru, Malaysia? Is legoland activity worth visiting this city of Malaysia.


      5 Answers Sep 25, 2015 at 11:07 PM
    • transport from Johor Bahru to Singapore

      by triple.ace Online Now Mar 5, 2015 at 9:01 PM

      my family is planning a vacation to Johor Bahru and Singapore..we'll be staying in Johor Bahru for 2 or 3 days and continue the trip to Singapore. What should i do If I have to travel from Johor Bahru to Singapore with our luggage? thanks a lot..

      5 Answers Mar 6, 2015 at 5:14 AM
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      Thing to do and bus from Larkin sentral to Senai International Airport

      by Linhnau Online Now Oct 11, 2014 at 6:38 AM

      I have 6 hours (02PM- 19PM) in Johor Bahru and I fly to KLIA2 at 22PM. So Can u recommend what to do in Johor Bahru?
      Are there buses from Larkin Sentral to Senai International Airport? or I take a private taxi, how much will I have to pay?
      I appreciate your help :)

      2 Answers Oct 12, 2014 at 12:25 AM
    • changi to legoland

      by NoreenMA Online Now Jul 6, 2014 at 6:09 AM

      Hi. I will be travelling from changi to legoland early in the morning of october 26 sunday (is it a peak season?). I want to know which route is FASTER and easier (immigration.wise and transfers). 1. Changi to sg flyer then sg flyer to legoland via wts? Or 2.changi to kotaraya ii then kotaraya to legoland via taxi? Or 3. U hv a suggested route? Im travelling with luggage and 4 yr old daughter. Thank u so much.

      2 Answers Jul 6, 2014 at 5:55 PM
    • Train from Senai Johor Bahru Airport to KL sentral.

      by Lviey Online Now Jun 8, 2014 at 7:31 AM

      Where to buy? price? Schedule?

      2 Answers Jun 9, 2014 at 3:51 AM
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      transportation from singapore to legoland - malaysia

      by rinandonotopo Online Now May 14, 2014 at 5:38 PM

      Hi.. I'd like to get some advice from VT about legoland malaysia. Is there any transportation from singapore - legoland malaysia. Which one is closer and cheaper ? taking plane from jakarta - singapore and then continued with bus to legoland malaysia. Or direct flight from jakarta - kuala lumpur ? How far is it from kuala lumpur - legoland malaysia ? thanks in advance.

      10 Answers Jun 3, 2014 at 9:02 PM
    • cheapest way to get from johor bahru to singapore expo 1,expo drive?

      by fatinnajwa23 Online Now Mar 30, 2014 at 12:27 AM

      does anyone know any budget hotel in jb,how to get from the hotel to singapore expo..

      4 Answers Mar 31, 2014 at 9:58 PM
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      Rush Hour Johor Bahru to SG

      by lifealamei Online Now Feb 24, 2014 at 7:34 AM

      Guys, I need your advise. My family and I will be in Johor Bahru on April 3, we were planning to go to Legoland on that date but we checked its opening (10am-6pm)-- we thought that we will not be able to maximize our visit in Legoland since we will arrive in JB from KL at 3pm plus we have to check-in at the hotel and travel to Legoland. So we decided to go on April 4 (they will be open at 10am-7pm), we were planning to go there at 10am and leave at 5pm. After our JB escapade, we will be going to SG, now our problem is the rush hour since April 4 is a Friday. Is it okay if we leave JB at around 6pm? How long would we be waiting in the immigration? 3-4 hours? Can you please help us plan our JB-SG trip? Thank you.

      4 Answers Feb 28, 2014 at 8:40 PM
    • Taxi to JB Kotaraya II

      by hshtan Online Now Dec 8, 2013 at 4:19 AM

      Will it be difficult to catch a taxi to JB Kotaraya II Terminal on Chinese New Year's Eve?

      10 Answers Dec 8, 2013 at 8:46 PM
    • Bringing a person from china to the US

      by Tracy1234 Online Now Nov 28, 2013 at 7:03 PM

      Hello, Im trying to bring a friend from china to the united states . What sort of documents are required? She has a passport and a visa ,She had gotten to fly from the philippines to china , Which is where she now resides and is working. Im just wondering what i need to help her get to the united states..Thank you for your time and ill await your response! Tracy Smith..

      4 Answers Nov 29, 2013 at 2:25 AM
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      shuttle bus

      by SkyL112 Online Now Oct 28, 2013 at 8:32 AM

      is there any direct bus to sentosa at 6pm or 7 pm ?

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      New Year's eve suggestions

      by Helzie12 Online Now Oct 17, 2013 at 6:54 PM

      In JB for New Years Eve family with two boys 12,11 - looking for suggestions to celebrate.

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      Is taking Taxi safe?

      by GhostieP Online Now Sep 16, 2013 at 8:09 AM

      Hi, I'm a little worried with taking taxis in malaysia nowaday. Do you think it's safe to take it? Especially when me and my group of friends don't know our way around there. And we don't have a map with us. Thanks for helping.

      3 Answers Sep 17, 2013 at 5:47 AM
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      Travel from SG to JB

      by kevin07lee Online Now Sep 10, 2013 at 7:36 PM

      Hi there, as previously posted I will be travelling direct from Changi Airport through to our Hotel (KSL) in JB this Saturday. I have two more questions (1) Is there any departure taxes to be paid going trough the Causeway Immigration checkpoint? (2) We have prebooked a 'Special Licence' taxi who are charging SG$55 to take us from Changi to KSL Hotel is this a reasonable charge.

      2 Answers Sep 11, 2013 at 2:59 AM
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      Johor Bahru to Melacca

      by kevin07lee Online Now Sep 9, 2013 at 9:14 PM

      Hi there,
      My family will be arriving in SG this Saturday and travelling through to KSL Resort in JB. We will be staying for 10 days and visiting Legoland and other attractions. I have been told I should take a day trip to Melacca, can anyone tell me how far it is from JB and how much it would cost by taxi or bus.

      3 Answers Sep 12, 2013 at 1:26 AM
    • JB -> Singapore

      by sfong.mun Online Now Sep 9, 2013 at 7:21 PM

      Does anyone know which hotel in Johor Bahru that provides shuttle bus direct to Universal Studio, Singapore?

      1 Answer Sep 9, 2013 at 9:06 PM
    • schools in johor bahru

      by mrsfaisal Online Now Aug 21, 2013 at 1:35 PM

      How is johor bahru schooling system?

      4 Answers Aug 22, 2013 at 2:10 AM
    • RE places to stay in or near JB { not singapore }

      by noddy_diesel Online Now Aug 17, 2013 at 11:29 PM

      My mother, daughter and I are traveling from Melbourne Australia to visit the gardens by the bay in Singapore but as the accomodation there is quite expensive we thought we would stay in Johor Barhu for the 6 nights we will be there can you give us some advice as to where to stay in or near JB thankyou

      7 Answers Oct 11, 2013 at 9:12 PM
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      how to go to JB from USS?

      by HosnyH Online Now Jul 25, 2013 at 2:40 AM

      we finised around night?

      1 Answer Jul 25, 2013 at 3:20 AM
    • how to go to USS from JB

      by sozai Online Now Jul 14, 2013 at 8:23 PM

      Hi, can I know how to go to USS from JB? I don't have any EZ link card or what. And I'm a newbie so not dare to sit MRT. Koh

      4 Answers Jul 14, 2013 at 10:53 PM
    • Hostel near Legoland Malaysia

      by jmbantolino Online Now Jul 1, 2013 at 5:04 PM

      I would like to seek feedback from the Group as to what what hostel would you recommend that is close to Legoland Malaysia preferably with a room good for 3 that has its own bathroom/shower (not shared). I'm assuming there are hostels that have rooms with its own bathroom/shower. Thank you very much!

      2 Answers Jul 14, 2013 at 10:07 PM
    • How to go to Tune Hotel from Kuala Lumpur?

      by mbolbes37 Online Now Jun 25, 2013 at 6:30 PM

      Hi I'm traveling with kids and would like to find out how to travel from Kuala Lumpur to Tune Hotel in Johor Bahru. Please help. Thanks.

      4 Answers Jun 28, 2013 at 8:59 AM
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      Citrus Hotel

      by tenluk Online Now Jun 25, 2013 at 11:03 AM

      Plan to stay in this hotel after back from Lego land. how far the checkpoint imigration from this hotel.
      any idea about night market and good restaurant for dinner near by this hotel? Thanks

      2 Answers Jun 26, 2013 at 12:14 AM
    • Reliable airport transfer service

      by jmbantolino Online Now Jun 23, 2013 at 8:32 PM

      We're thinking of staying in Tune Hotel in Danga bay. Unfortunately they don't have airport transfer going back to Changi airport. Would appreciate seeking recommendations from the group as to who are the reliable airport transfer service providers out there who can take us back to Changi airport upon check-out. Thank you very much!.

      1 Answer Jun 23, 2013 at 8:43 PM