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Johor Bahru State Place

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Address: Johor Bahru, Malaysia

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Popular daytrip from Singapore

JB is a popular place for Singaporeans to visit on daytrips and is easily accessible by various public transport options. Be prepared for massive queues at immigration on the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2014
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Singapore, Singapore
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1,450 reviews 1,450 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

JB is a popular place for Singaporeans to visit on daytrips and is easily accessible by various public transport options. Be prepared for massive queues at immigration on the Malaysian side upon arrival. There are a few ok sights within walking distance of the immigration complex and a few ok shopping malls with prices usually slightly lower than Singapore. The... More 

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Olympia
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87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

It was blocked off with police and we could not get in, but it was interesting from the outside. If you are out for a walk, go take a look, but do not make a special trip.

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Nothing particular about this place.Good place for a quick stopover.Its a good shopping destination.

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Paranaque, Philippines
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Just a side trip outside Singapore, nothing much to see. Went to see a Kampong a traditional Malaysian house, and the Batik makers.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

The place is like death city as most place has been closed down especially the museum, culture places and few famous restaurants. It seems due to the immigration office has been transfer to causeway, lot of place has been closed down due to less people

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

Located at the southern tip of the Peninsula, Johor Bahru is the state capital of Johor Darul Takzim. Johor Bahru , in short, was established in 1855 by the late Sultan Abu Bakar (The Father of Modern Johor) and now serves as the administrative and commercial center of the state. Connected to Singapore by road and rail via a modern... More 

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Loveland, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Well worth a visit, but it is closed for an extended period of time.

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