Miri Marriott Resort & Spa
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
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... car( cost $22.US) for my trip from Miri to Brunei tomorrow. Forgot to mention that when I left Miri on Saturday, I missed the big "Country and Western Festival'" in town, Aw shucks.
We will be travelling most of the time and should get to Paris at about 6.30 am tomorrow. After breakfast it was raining and we returned to our suite for the final time. We unpacked and re packed our cases so that our warm clothes are at the top. It's going to be strange wearing long sleeves and trousers as have just been wearing vest tops, shorts ...
Miri is a city on the coast and you can tell the general population is a lot better off than much of Malaysia and Borneo. They prosper from both the oil and gas industry and palm plantations. Flying from Mulu to Miri you watch endless forest become endless palm tree plantations. A very dull and disappointing site.
The locals are very nice still and I have some great chats with people. You find people will share their whole life story ...
... way. Coming out the other side, we walked to another cave where you could see the remains of some of the old paintings. We then walked all the way back through and were driven for lunch in a local village. Our guide was lovely and even stopped to buy us bananas on the way home. We had a great day and were all really proud of Anna for not being a scaredy cat and going through all the caves without freaking out! That evening we went to the ...
... caught me up on the situation of the travel industry in Sarawak these days. The small travel companies from Australia and Europe they used to work with in the past have pretty much all been swallowed up by bigger companies, no longer offering the travel packages to Borneo they specialize in. And the independent travelers who used to rely on them for their bookings now make their arrangements through the internet. Like me, I thought guiltily.
So these days they have to make ...