ParkCity Everly Hotel Miri
Travel Blogs from Miri
Average in every sense but a welcome relief after 5 days in Brunei
2 days diving with Cocodivers, nice reefs and and oil rig wreck but nothing spectacular - no competition for Sipadan and Brunei.
A stop off at the end of our trip
... entire transit hall goes silent and looks at me. Including female police officers right next to me dressed in traditional Islamic headscarves. It was a very classy word to say in a conservative Muslim-majority country.
"Sorry, officer. Sorry. It's just that this place is a madhouse and ... and ... you know ..." And indeed they did know. They smiled silently and nodded in appreciation of my apology.
I love Malaysia. I love Malaysian people. ...
... at the park headquarters, we took the boat taxi across the river to start the hike to the cave, about 2 1/2 miles away.
It was an easy hike along plank walkways. The foliage and moving things made it a great hike, though. I saw two amazing insects. I failed to get a photo of either one. One was a small insect about the size of a large tick. It was pure white with fan, web-like feet. It was beautiful, but headed out of sight too quickly for me to get the ...
... on one of their TVs, and combined with my phone playing the BBC radio coverage of it, I was able to enjoy the entire qualifying, whilst all around me the employees of Ming Cafe were setting up for their St. Patrick's Day celebrations. Very popular among the Chinese, apparently.
As it turns out pretty much all I've done this weekend is watch the F1. On Sunday I headed back to ...
... More (chocolate chip cookies), the movie theater where I used to take my naps, and even Vinci shoes, where I used to spend most of my meagre pay check, still in exactly the same spot. Even the smells are still the same. Of course things have changed as well. I don't remember there being quite so many electronics stores. A huge hotelhas been built directly against the shopping mall even linked to it through the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking