Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Our WorldTuesday, Borneo: Miri City


The seahorse is the mascot of Miri city. Miri is the second largest city ine state of Sarawak. This oil rich city was first mined for oil in 1910 by the Shell company.

From Miri, you fly half an hour to the Mulu Caves which has the biggest cave chamber in the world. It is also known as famous Gunung Mulu National Park which is one of the favourite eco-tourism destinations. Miri is also the main tourist gateway for the Loagan Bunut National Park, Lambir National Park, and the Niah Caves. Miri is lately known for its exotic coral reefs as well.

1 comment:

alicesg said...

Nice scenery. You must have a good time visiting your family. Heard the Kolo mee is so much better in Kuching.