Tradition and modernity go hand-in-hand in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Photo: Bloomberg Tradition and modernity go hand-in-hand in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Photo: Bloomberg
Tradition and modernity go hand-in-hand in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Photo: Bloomberg

Johor Bahru: Why the Malaysian city – a bridge away from Singapore – will make the ideal weekend escape when the coronavirus pandemic is over

Straddling the border with Singapore, Malaysia’s boisterous southernmost city, affectionately known as JB, may be a popular party escape – but rewards a longer stay

Topic |   Asia travel
Tradition and modernity go hand-in-hand in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Photo: Bloomberg Tradition and modernity go hand-in-hand in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Photo: Bloomberg
Tradition and modernity go hand-in-hand in Johor Bahru, Malaysia. Photo: Bloomberg
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