Category Archives: EXPLORE JOHOR BAHRU

[JB TRAVEL] Hidden Gem Spot At Kota Iskandar Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Kota Iskandar is formerly Johor State New Administrative Centre for the state government of Johor, Malaysia. It is located in Iskandar Puteri. To give you a general idea of the location, it is located near to Puteri Harbour and Legoland Malaysia.Kota Iskandar was opened in April 2009 and the design inspired by Moorish-Andalusian and Johor Malay designs and motifs. Continue reading [JB TRAVEL] Hidden Gem Spot At Kota Iskandar Johor Bahru, Malaysia

[JB TRAVEL GUIDE] How To Go To Mid Valley South Key Johor Bahru Mall From Singapore By Public Transport

More and more shopping malls are opening in Johor Bahru. Mid Valley Southkey Mall is one of the new shopping and dining destination in Johor Bahru. It is the state’s largest integrated shopping mall that comprises of retail, leisure, office and residences. The mall is said to open on 23 April and currently offering FREE parking services as of now. Continue reading [JB TRAVEL GUIDE] How To Go To Mid Valley South Key Johor Bahru Mall From Singapore By Public Transport

[JB HOTELS] 8 Hotels & Serviced Apartments within Walking Distance To CIQ JB | JB City Square Mall | Komtar JBCC | R&F Mall

Weekend trip across the causeway Johor Bahru is an alternative choice for short gateway holiday for Singaporeans. It is literally a bus away and 5 minutes train ride from Woodlands Train Checkpoint to CIQ JB minus the traffic jam and queuing time. Apart from these, everything is good with the currency of S$1 to RM3 for now. Continue reading [JB HOTELS] 8 Hotels & Serviced Apartments within Walking Distance To CIQ JB | JB City Square Mall | Komtar JBCC | R&F Mall

[JB EATS] The 5 Favourite Bak Kut Teh Places in Johor Bahru – By the Locals & Singaporeans

Bak Kut Te h is one of the all-time favourite pork rib dish for Singaporeans and Malaysians. It comes with two versions either herbal or peppery based broth. And for Malaysia version, we have the herbal based broth and it is my favourite local food. Bak Kut Te h is a pork rib dish cooked in hours and best to enjoy as breakfast by the locals or even anytime of the day. Continue reading [JB EATS] The 5 Favourite Bak Kut Teh Places in Johor Bahru – By the Locals & Singaporeans

[JB EATS] Bora Bora Botanist- Garden-Themed Café At Senibong Cove

Recent new cafes opening in Johor Bahru are mostly in floral or garden themed concept including Bora Bora Botanist. Bora Bora Botanist Café is located at Senibong Cove, which is approximately 20minutes drive from JB immigration checkpoint. It is just a short drive away from Vanilla Bean Café and also the seafood restaurants like Restoran Todak and TKK Seafood Restaurant. Continue reading [JB EATS] Bora Bora Botanist- Garden-Themed Café At Senibong Cove

[JB EATS][NEW] 3-in-1 Concept Homibing Ground- Where You Enjoy Bingsu , Korean Hotteok & Tea Speciality At One Go

Finally make my way to Homibing Ground, the new location of the previous Homibing Café that I visited last year. This latest building, Homibing Ground is located along the same area as Just Want Coffee, The Factory 30 at Taman Mount Austin. They have expanded their business to 3-in-1 concept, where you can enjoy bingsu, Korean hotteok and tea speciality at one go. Continue reading [JB EATS][NEW] 3-in-1 Concept Homibing Ground- Where You Enjoy Bingsu , Korean Hotteok & Tea Speciality At One Go

[M’SIA TRAVELS] 2D1N Weekend Food Guide To Johor Bahru

My foodie friends wanted to explore Johor Bahru (JB) over the weekend. Thus, we planned a weekend trip across the causeway a month ago. The reason being is that the train tickets are selling like hotcakes. We need to ensure that we are able to secure the train tickets back from Johor Bahru on Sunday evening. Continue reading [M’SIA TRAVELS] 2D1N Weekend Food Guide To Johor Bahru

[JB EATS] Restoran Kota Zheng Zong Bak Kut Teh (哥打正宗肉骨茶)At Taman Sentosa

Restoran Kota Zheng Zong Bak Kut Teh located at Taman Sentosa is somehow associated with Kiang Kee Bak Kut Teh. For those who are not familiar, Kiang Kee Bak Kut Teh is well-known family business bak kut teh near Kota Tinggi. It is owned by my secondary school friend’s father and I used to frequent the place. Continue reading [JB EATS] Restoran Kota Zheng Zong Bak Kut Teh (哥打正宗肉骨茶)At Taman Sentosa

[JB EATS] Restoran Ban Heong Seng (万香城 ) – Famous Beggar Chicken in Johor Bahru At Taman Impian Emas

Ban Heong Seng previously operating at an old single storey bungalow house located at Jalan Tahar has relocated at Taman Impian Emas about 2 years ago. Online reviews are mostly about their famous beggar chicken and their old place. There isn’t much information about their new location so I thought of sharing it here. Continue reading [JB EATS] Restoran Ban Heong Seng (万香城 ) – Famous Beggar Chicken in Johor Bahru At Taman Impian Emas

[JB EATS] Re-Visit Restoran Todak (Orang Asli) At Telok Jawa | Johor Bahru

My last visit to “Restoran Todak” was almost 9 years ago! How time flies! The seafood restaurant is one of the well-known seafood restaurants by Singaporeans who frequent Johor Bahru (JB). There are other seafood restaurants next to it including TKK Seafood Restaurant and Tepi Pantai Restaurant. My family used to frequent TKK Seafood Restaurant but my dad told us that there is price adjustment. So, we decided to choose Todak this time round for our seafood feast. Continue reading [JB EATS] Re-Visit Restoran Todak (Orang Asli) At Telok Jawa | Johor Bahru