What to do in Johor Bahru, Malaysia (JB City, Nusajaya and Bukit Indah)

What to do in Johor Bahru, Malaysia (JB City, Nusajaya and Bukit Indah)

Johor Bahru, or “JB”, is just across the border from Singapore in Malaysia. Nusajaya / Iskandar Puteri is a suburb of Johor Bahru and best known for Legoland Malaysia and Sanrio Hello Kitty Town. Whether you visit for a couple of days or a couple of months, JB has something for the whole family. We’ll share what to do in JB and the best hotels for your stay. It’s even a great affordable spot to stay if you want to visit Singapore for a day or…

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Singapore to Johor Bahru and Johor Bahru to Singapore (Malaysia - Singapore Border Crossing)

Singapore to Johor Bahru and Johor Bahru to Singapore (Malaysia - Singapore Border Crossing)

It’s no secret that staying in Singapore can be expensive, but it’s also no secret to Singaporeans that everything is cheaper in Malaysia. To save on expenses during our travels, we decided to stay at a resort hotel in Malaysia that is just around the corner from Legoland in Nusajaya, Johor Bahru. Our cost at this Bed and Breakfast was just under $630 USD per month and we stayed for 2 months. We’ve learned that crossing the border takes time, so if you are limited on time, we certainly wouldn’t recommend it.

However, if you only plan to cross the border into Singapore once or twice per week…

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