Johor Bahru lies at the southernmost tip of peninsular Malaysia, opposite Singapore. With a population of 900000 inhabitants it is the second largest urban area in Malaysia. Johor Bahru, frequently abbreviated as JB, was founded in 1855 by the sultan of Johor. The city has a number of sights, including the Sultan Abu Bakar mosque and the Istana Besar royal palace museum. In the city centre there are some temples and other interesting buildings. Johor Bahru airport is a regional hub for AirAsia flights, with connections to many Malaysian and international destinations. The city is frequently visited by Singaporeans who come here for shopping and dining.

Central Johor Bahru photo gallery  - 13 pictures of Central Johor Bahru
Sultan Abu Bakar mosque photo gallery  - 6 pictures of Sultan Abu Bakar mosque
Istana Besar royal palace museum photo gallery  - 10 pictures of Istana Besar royal palace museum
13 photos of the city centre of Johor, with sights and shopping areas
6 photos of the Sultan Abu Bakar mosque, the state mosque of Johor
10 photos of Istana Besar, the former official residence of the Sultans of Johor
Gallery with all images
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