Travel Blogs from Miri, Malaysia

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Miserable Miri Manageress, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miserable Miri Manageress

A travel blog entry by yamahuh

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... was in full stride and blaring out of the TV. The journey was uneventful and we arrived in Miri after crossing the border between Brunei and Malaysia at Sungai Tujuh. Deposited at the long distance station which, unfortunately, was quite a way outside ...

Miri, Sarawak Malaysia,  Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miri, Sarawak Malaysia

A travel blog entry by bowtie

Stayed at the Miri Hotel No. 47, Brooke Road - Tel.  6085421212  Fax. +6085412002.  Room for three was approx. 120/n but breakfast incl. was only for 2 pp and the 3 had to pay!!! Still trying to figure that one out.  We came here to ...

Fahrt nach Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Fahrt nach Miri

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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... mit Obst und Gemüse. Dann direkt danach noch einmal Reihenhäuser in Long House Tradition. Miri ist eine Großstadt in Malaysia und liegt im Nordwesten des Bundesstaates Sarawak auf der Insel Borneo. Sie ist Hauptstadt der gleichnamigen ...

The Great Niah Caves, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

The Great Niah Caves

A travel blog entry by andrewreed

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... up at 9:00am by our driver in a beaten up Honda. We drove for 1 and half hours to the park chatting to the driver about Malaysia, it people and history, quite a nice guy, pitty his car was falling apart though. Once at the park HQ we signed in and then ...

Miri, Borneo & Niah caves, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miri, Borneo & Niah caves

A travel blog entry by jordigadea

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Miri, Borneo & Niah ...

2 days in Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

2 days in Miri

A travel blog entry by brad.leah

... that we would wait an hour for the bus to arrive. When the bus dropped us off we walked a few hundreds metres until we found a room. Miri is meant to be full of cheap accommodation which appear to be brothels. We didn't see anything of the sort. We had an ...

Beers and hot pants, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Beers and hot pants

A travel blog entry by jordanblair100

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... on us the entire way to Sarawak, the only time I wasn't shivering was when we had to alight and pass through the Brunei/Malaysia border post.       We arrived into our Miri hostel at lunch time and headed straight over to the nearby ...

Miri en Gunung Mulu, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miri en Gunung Mulu

A travel blog entry by kees.evelien

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... vliegtuig weer even duidelijk geworden dat Borneo niet veel jungle meer heeft: het land bestaat grotendeels uit grote palmolie plantages. Miri is het dorp net onder Brunei wat eigenlijk het beginpunt is wanneer je naar het Nationaal Park Gunung Mulu ...

Back to Miri, where to go next???, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Back to Miri, where to go next???

A travel blog entry by carbonelli

... to be until meeting Trish in Kuala Lumpur on the 21st I was stuck with the question - what to do with a week in Malaysia?  I started reading about Singapore as well as the beach island of Panag (in the north of Peninsular Malaysia), but for some ...

Stuck in Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Stuck in Miri

A travel blog entry by carbonelli

So my flight into Mulu National Park got cancelled, so I'm stuck in Miri for one night but I'm on the first flight out tomorrow morning.  It just so happens that Miri is one of the most expensive places to stay in Borneo becuase of the large number ...

Jungle jitters that could send you batty, Bahagian Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle jitters that could send you batty

A travel blog entry by pcandjd

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... the national park is extremely well looked managed and looked after, compared to other parks we have visited in Malaysia. The waterways are clean, the jungle pristine, all the buildings and accommodation are understated and integrated into the ...

There is something about Miri., Miri, Malaysia travel blog

There is something about Miri.

A travel blog entry by callumswift

    Maybe a night bus wasn't such a good idea. The seats didn't recline, and the roads between Kuching and Miri seemed more like a rally stage. But I managed to achieve a few hours kip before arriving at 7am in the remote Miri bus station, ...

Musings on Malaysia by Judith, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Musings on Malaysia by Judith

A travel blog entry by weemcd

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... have been in. Barefeet are de rigeur in houses, public buildings, places of worship and in some restaurants throughout Malaysia. Still traumatised by an unfortunate incident of bare feet and a drawing pin in her childhood, this requirement has challenged ...

Mulu take 2 / Mulu po raz drugi, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Mulu take 2 / Mulu po raz drugi

A travel blog entry by karolinajb

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... made it ok- covered in mud, with good few scratches and bruises but without any serous injury. Byliśmy już w Miri. Wszystko było przygotowane na powrót do Tajlandii- bilety kupione, olejek do opalania spakowany, klapki w ...

Niah Caves, Batu Niah, Malaysia travel blog

Niah Caves

A travel blog entry by botato11

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... , butterflies everywhere, and the trees astounding! Borneo was an absolutley amazing place, and this area especielly. Too bad for Malaysia being the largest exporter of tropical hardwoods in the world, and destroying almost all of its forest. The trip out ...

Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miri

A travel blog entry by hannahandtom

... ! HUFF!!   Eventually we were let onto our little plane with propellers and everything.... GULP.... and 45 minutes later we were in Miri.    When we got to our hotel, as we expected there was no one answering the phone to let us in and to ...

Departed Miri With Eagerness, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Departed Miri With Eagerness

A travel blog entry by hapis

Together with my wife and young and excited traveler Nurul Syuhada and me we departed for Kuala Lumpur by Malaysia Airline. We haven't use this airline for quite a long time. This new initiative airline to offer 5 star services with low cost price was ...

The little town that almost could..., Miri, Malaysia travel blog

The little town that almost could...

A travel blog entry by selina_and_mo

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... brings pictures of old planes with no seat belts and half an engine we chose them anyway to get from KK to Miri. A practically brand new Airbus, complete with leather seats, showed us our preconceptions were well off the mark... We arrived in Miri, the ...

Old Friends and New Friends, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Old Friends and New Friends

A travel blog entry by ellengoeseast

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... him to stay fit. We exchanged phone numbers and facebooks, before he dropped me off in town. New friends are easily made in Malaysia! That evening though, it was finally time to meet some old friends. This is what I had come to Miri for. I strolled into ...

Transit day to Miri/Mulu Gunung NP, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Transit day to Miri/Mulu Gunung NP

A travel blog entry by jorisc

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... pick us up. After 20 minutes waiting still no bus.  By coincidence I flagged down a car (Toyota Hilux pick-up double cab). The young driver, salesman of Shell oils, was eager to drop us off at the airport of Miri where our hostel was located. Handy! ...

New Friends: Like Family, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

New Friends: Like Family

A travel blog entry by seekermm

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... actual bird nests! Yummy!!                 Our last day in Miri was comprised of dropping Ore` at the bus terminal,  a trip to the beach with lunch from hawkers tents, both a ...

Chill out day in Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Chill out day in Miri

A travel blog entry by ryansarah

Had a sleep in finally!! Stayed in bed watching a movie until 11.30am haha. Walked down to a local Restaurant, had a wonder around town and went to the information centre to decide what we wanted to do. The petroleum museum that we wanted to go to was ...

Homecoming, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Homecoming

A travel blog entry by lingchai

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Miri, a simple city with a tropical climate, is the birthplace for Malaysia's petrol industry. It seems only fitting that my cousin, who grew up here, works for Hess. My dad, who grew up in a small village here in Miri, farmed pepper, rubber, and various ...

Daytime Bus To Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Daytime Bus To Miri

A travel blog entry by skeetstravel

... Semporna. Taxi to our hostel Brooke Inn, yippee they have a room at £9. Air Con en- suite, book for two nights. Miri just a stopover on our way to Kuching. Go for our evening constitutional, and wonders upon wonders there is a proper pub restaurant. ...

Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miri

A travel blog entry by laws

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Miri is a real improvement on Bintulu!We planned to go to Brunei, but are just simply exhausted from the Pinnacles!  We cant even walk down the steps of our hostel without wincing!  We treated ourselves by sending our smelly, dirty, wet tramping ...

Stor badedag i Miri, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Stor badedag i Miri

A travel blog entry by karpatschof

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... er mest kendt for olie og hvis hovedattraktion er Malaysias første olieboring. Den har vi dog tænkt os springe over :-) vi landende i miri kl 13 efter en behagelig rejse, vi er efterhånden også ret rutinerede, det er 5 flyvetur på lige så mange ...

GETTING TO KNOW YOU, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

GETTING TO KNOW YOU

A travel blog entry by sgaudun

By 2 pm the rain had stopped and I started to walk the town. Went to Coco Divers to check out snorkelling possibilities.  Was advised by a nice English divemaster that the diving and certainly the snorkelling opportunities were poor at best at this ...

Miri airport, last bastion of civilisation., Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Miri airport, last bastion of civilisation.

A travel blog entry by ed.herweynen

... to the airport and organized a bulk cutter for the lock, passport found. All was good and we got to enjoy a waffle before our flight to Miri. All we saw of Miri was the quite nice airport. This was our last chance to stock up on snacks and drinks before ...

clever title, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

clever title

A travel blog entry by shirtz

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... this entry. highlights so far: *its hot *a drug dog at the airport eating a womans apple and licking a kids face. needs more training. *miri has stupidly high sidewalks, like a foot. not good for dr clumsy with broken wrist. so yeah, in an hour i fly to ...

Transit to Bario - Replacing a Broken Camera, Miri, Malaysia travel blog

Transit to Bario - Replacing a Broken Camera

A travel blog entry by adamz

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Arrive in Miri a bit before 4pm so still had plenty of time to find a shop and see if I could find a cheap replacement camera for the one I had broken caving. Having a number of dark blurry patches on the remaining photos of my trip is not really the way ...

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