12 Sep - 13 Sep 2009 Marudi

Malaysian Borneo
Sarawak aka Land of the Hornbills
Victoria Hotel +6085756067
Double room with air-con and river view for MYR 45.- or US$ 12.90 per night.
Click below for an interactive road map of the Victoria Hotel in Marudi, which we would recommend, and for directions:

Soothing our maltreated bodies and worn feet with a few successive hot baths and with internationally proven and tested remedies such as (i) Dettol (UK), (ii) Zam-Buk (South Africa) and (iii) Tiger Balm (Singapore).

Taking the almost unsinkable Lee Yong express boat (MYR 20.- per person for both Matt’s roof class and Konni’s cabin 2nd class) downriver on the muddy brown Baram River, which moves sluggishly through Borneo towards the South China Sea, back to Kuala Baram and from there taking the local bus no. 1A (MYR 4.- per person) back to Miri.

Click below for a summary of this year's travels

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