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Address: Jalan Kolam Ayer, Johor Bahru 80100, Malaysia
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Chill place with many pokestops

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

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 October 2016
Alicia T
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Bayan Lepas, Malaysia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

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Thank Stephen L
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank Alicia T
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 the most popular is musical fountain. Usually crowded during weekends.

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Thank Nur Faizah J
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39 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Best place for a jog or any outdoor activities. Suitable for old folks and also family. The best time to jog here is in the morning and also in the evening. There will be a lot of people there. However the man made lake is not so clean, the water is murky.

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Thank Ezyan N
Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

Nice children's playground opposite the museum Islam and UMNO museum. Take a break from sightseeing for the children to play. More suitable for younger children. Too few benches for adults to sit down though.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

The place is quite good but have to be maintained regularly. Had a pleasant moment strolling around the park, went up to the look-up tower, the cafe's food is okay. A huge place for kids to run around but parents, please take care of your children playing around the lake

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Thank izmaes87
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66 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

I love this park not because of its landscape for jogging but rather because of the little european style cafe inside to have a bite and drink after jogging. The scones set are wonderful at reasonable price. This make me feel like living in the european lifestyle way. Just for the little cafe alone, i will recommend this place any... More 

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Thank Sze Wei E
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

Good for jogging because it has small uphill and down hill track. Minus point would be for the short length track.

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Thank Saravana K
Great Washbourne, null, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

Spent a pleasant hour wandering here with visiting family. The gardens would have been lovely when they were started but now 40? Years later they are not maintained and while there is plenty of 'hard landscaping' & shady areas, the plants are not well looked after and the place is a bit of a disappointment to Europeans who are used... More 

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