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Returning to Miri again

Returning to Miri again

Miri in Sarawak is a beautiful city. On 5 July 2013, I returned to the city. I found this billboard greeting travellers to the city, while exiting Miri Airport (Airport code MYY).  It was a good feeling to be welcomed in the foreign place. Foreign in the sense that you must go thru immigration checkpoint […]

Miri – halal food outlet

Miri – halal food outlet

Jasmine Cafe is hidden from main roads in Miri downtown area. It is located in between rows of shophouses, along North Yu Seng Rd. Just turn left after Imperial Hotel. Jasmine Cafe serves chinese and local dishes at a reasonable price. Indonesian waitresses are friendly too. Fully airconditioned. Certified halal by JAKIM as of this […]

Morning rush hour in Miri City

Morning rush hour in Miri City

View of a road dividing SK and SM St Columba in Miri, Sarawak. Schools start early in Miri, where sunrise occurs at about 630am. At this time of the day, roads in Miri are congested with cars with schoolchildren, driven by their parents. Well, kids are the best long-term investment a man could ever have.

No way out from this city

No way out from this city

Hari Gawai Dayak on 30-31 May 2012 is a public holiday in Sarawak. It is time for balik kampung and family reunion. A long weekend indeed. ANd for MBA in Miri, it is time to go back to meet their families. For Malaya-bound, only those with carefully thought plan can go home. Why? All Air Asia flights […]

Surau Kg Lereng Bukit, Miri, Sarawak

Surau Kg Lereng Bukit, Miri, Sarawak

Aku sempat solat Asar berjemaah di surau ini hari ini. Asar masuk waktu jam 441pm di bandaraya Miri. Surau ini terletak di sebuah kampung di lereng bukit Canada, sebuah bukit popular di Miri overlooking pusat bandar.  Sebab itulah namanya begitu. Satu side ialah lereng bukit dan satu side lagi ialah jalanraya Miri-Pujut yang sibuk. Dari […]