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Taman Merdeka

Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Nice place for recreation activities

Good place for jogging and other recreation activities in Johor Bahru, weekend morning there is a... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
zulrubai69
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
via mobile
A place for a morning jog or an eveining relax walk

Is a small park surrounding a man made lake. There is a musical fountain that operate in the... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
ongkeehong
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Singapore, Singapore
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Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Good place for jogging and other recreation activities in Johor Bahru, weekend morning there is a Arobik in the stage at the corner of the garden.

1  Thank zulrubai69
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Is a small park surrounding a man made lake. There is a musical fountain that operate in the evening. Lots of local will come here in the morning for a jog/walk, and doing group exercise at the event ground. Evening will see family bring kids...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

a very nice place to jog or simply hang around with friends. the place will be a bit busy in the morning because people usually jog here but the view is nice...

1  Thank Mardymaidin
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This recreational patk is free entrance with theme - MERDEKA. All related country history are well in place in the park. Very popular to local, especial during weekend/ public holiday. Come early to get parking

Thank Lee C
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

We can see the dancing water (fountain) with lights.. It is as if the fountain is the equalizer bars, it follows the sounds that came from the speaker. But we don't know the schedule, sometimes there is no show at night when we came or...More

2  Thank Raja Joko M
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

Located in the centre of Johor Bahru, nice place to jog in the morning and afternoon. On weekend there is group exercise near the stage. At night during weekend there is a musical fountain show at the lake

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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

As with most of the things in Malaysia, at first nice and after that it becomes worse. No maintenance at all. Many things are damaged since several month, but who cares? Nobody! Boring place and a waste of time to go there.

Thank Andreas B
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Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

One of my favorites location, this time decided to bring my fellow colleagues for exercise and workout, 4 rounds approximately 5.0Km, good oxygen level, super nice place.

Thank Stephen L
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A nice park with good ambience. However bring mosquito repellent just in case! :) Suitable for jogging as many people go there to jog.

Thank Alicia T
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Near to Nong Chik area that famous with many types of foodie hunting places. At Taman Merdeka, there are a lots of outdoor activity can be done with family or friends. There are jogging track and many trees & flower in this area. 1 of...More

1  Thank Nur Faizah J
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