Category Archives: EXPLORE JOHOR BAHRU

[JB WEEKEND GATEWAY] A Weekend in Sand & Sandals Desaru Beach Resort & Spa | Johor , Malaysia

Sand and Sandals Desaru Resort & Spa is the newly revamp resort that opened early this year. It is formerly known as Pulai Desaru Beach Resort & Spa. Sand and Sandals Resort & Spa is also the first resort by Techvance Hotel & Resort Group. I visited the resort over the weekend and had an enjoyable time. Continue reading [JB WEEKEND GATEWAY] A Weekend in Sand & Sandals Desaru Beach Resort & Spa | Johor , Malaysia

[JB TRAVEL GUIDE] How to get to Desaru from Singapore?

Desaru is a beach and resort area in Kota Tinggi District, Johor, Malaysia. The beach resort is located at the south eastern tip of Johor State facing the majestic South China Sea. My parents used to bring me and my sisters to Desaru when we are young. It is just approximately 45minutes drive away from Kota Tinggi. My last visit to Desaru was 3 years back when I attended my bff’s beach wedding. Continue reading [JB TRAVEL GUIDE] How to get to Desaru from Singapore?

[JB EATS] 5 New Cafes/ Restaurants To Visit in Johor Bahru

Johor Bahru cafes have been going strong recent years. There are new cafes opening almost every month. I don’t even have time to explore them recently. I think it’s time for me to update my café hopping list by foot and café hopping in Mount Austin soon. Continue reading [JB EATS] 5 New Cafes/ Restaurants To Visit in Johor Bahru

[JB EATS] Taika Hua Braised Duck (八哩半大家发鸭肉) – Local Favourite in Johor Bahru

Whenever I am back to Johor Bahru (JB) over the weekend, my parents will bring my sister and I out to try out the food around the town. My dad saw Tony’s blog post on Taika Hua Braised Duck and decided to check it out. So, he brought us there for Sunday breakfast. Continue reading [JB EATS] Taika Hua Braised Duck (八哩半大家发鸭肉) – Local Favourite in Johor Bahru

[JB TRAVELS]Hello Kitty Hello Post From Sanrio Hello Kitty Town | Puteri Harbour Johor Bahru

Puteri Harbour in partnership with Petron Malaysia, presents Hello Kitty Hello Post – a new limited time only postcard campaign with great rewards! Continue reading [JB TRAVELS]Hello Kitty Hello Post From Sanrio Hello Kitty Town | Puteri Harbour Johor Bahru

[JB EATS] Grilled Tomahawk by Tosca Trattoria Italiana | Doubletree By Hilton Johor Bahru

I was at Tosca, Doubletree by Hilton Johor Bahru on Saturday night to check out their Grilled Tomahawk steak with Tony, Johor Kaki. Grilled Tomahawk steak is the highlight item which is available from July till September 2017. Continue reading [JB EATS] Grilled Tomahawk by Tosca Trattoria Italiana | Doubletree By Hilton Johor Bahru

[JB HOTEL] Legoland Malaysia Resort Launches Ninjago™ Themed Rooms

– It’s ‘ninja month’ at LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort and the resort just became a little more mysterious! LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort today announced the opening of NINJAGO™ themed rooms at its award-winning LEGOLAND® Hotel, the first of its kind in Asia. Continue reading [JB HOTEL] Legoland Malaysia Resort Launches Ninjago™ Themed Rooms

[JB EATS] Openwork Coffee At Gim Shew Building- Another Hipster Café in Johor Bahru

So I finally visited this newly open café, Openwork Coffee during my trip to JB over the weekend. The café owner, Vinc was previously one of the co-founder of Replacement Lodge & Kitchen. He has started this new café with ‘XiaoMing’ logo and a spacious interior that offers handmade gyoza and coffee bar at the same time. Continue reading [JB EATS] Openwork Coffee At Gim Shew Building- Another Hipster Café in Johor Bahru

[JB EATS] Night Date At The Replacement Lodge & Kitchen

The Replacement Lodge & Kitchen is known with its minimalist concept café that serves brunch dishes and their signature churros. The café is a must-go place whenever Singaporeans cross the causeway especially weekend. But do you know that The Replacement Lodge & Kitchen also serves tapas now?
Continue reading [JB EATS] Night Date At The Replacement Lodge & Kitchen

[JB EVENT 2017 ] LEGOLAND Malaysia Celebrates Star Wars Days 40th Anniversary

LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort announced its plans for the largest Star Wars™ 40th Anniversary celebration in the region. As eager fans around the world anticipate the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars™: A New Hope, LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort is pulling out all the stops to make the annual LEGO® Star Wars™ Days a memorable one in conjunction with the resort’s 5th anniversary. Continue reading [JB EVENT 2017 ] LEGOLAND Malaysia Celebrates Star Wars Days 40th Anniversary