Nestled in the leafy backyard of the majestic Grand Palace, the Johor Zoo is a popular weekend destination for local ... More
Nestled in the leafy backyard of the majestic Grand Palace, the Johor Zoo is a popular weekend destination for local families. Compact enough so as not to turn a leisurely stroll into a tiring trek, it houses nevertheless a good variety of animals to keep the young ones fascinated and entertained. Tropical birds, wild cats (including Indo-Chinese tigers), gorillas and camels find permanent residence here, amongst many other creatures. The clean, shady tracks make for a pleasant walk, while ample sitting areas cater well to small picnics.
Gawk at the lifestyle of the rich and famous, and learn about the regal legacies and history of the Johor
Sultanate. Opulence presents itself here in the form of 19th century currencies and gold coins, the first Johor postal ...
Lido Beach begins a short distance away from the War Memorial along the coastal road in the direction of the
northern towns. A long and narrow stretch of sandy shore has been mercifully preserved and the beach regularly plays ...
This grand dame was initially the religious cornerstone of English expatriates in the country, around World War I. The present
building standing today first came into existence in 1967. Since then, the congregation has grown by leaps and bounds, ...