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Address: Jalan Main Bazaar, Kuching, Malaysia

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Nice view & good bargain hunt for souvenirs

I would suggest you to spend a few hours doing your bargain hunt for souvenirs at the opposite old shoplots until late evening where you can go for cruise ride to view the nice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

I would suggest you to spend a few hours doing your bargain hunt for souvenirs at the opposite old shoplots until late evening where you can go for cruise ride to view the nice sunset. At the same time you can savour some hawker stalls foods which sell along the esplanade while strolling. There goes your leisure evening.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015 NEW

Go after 7pm and start at the jetty opposite the old court house. You will find buskers and roadside hawkers along the esplanade. Makes a lovely stroll after dinner.

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Looe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Such a beautiful place to while away the time, just watching the World go by. All the locals seem to have a friendly word in passing. We went on the traditional boat cruise on the river, good value at RM 19 for an hour, although they tacked on 20 mins at the end to visit a lapis bakery

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

A good place to relax and enjoy the views of the opposite river, take a small boat just 50cents fare to the opposite river, take an evening cruise is wonderful to enjoy the amazing views of the city and village along the river. cruise cost RM60 but some hotel (Tune hotel for guest) do give voucher discount of 50%. Wonder... More 

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Alberton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Great place to walk and enjoy views of the river and life on both sides. Variety of restaurants, both in taste and price. Clean and safe. Chance to see fishers at work. "Cruise" across the river felt a little "sketchy" but was an adventure.

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Miri, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

This whole area of kuching is my favourite part. You can stroll along the river, catch a ferry and explore the other side, or just wander along with an Ice cream. If you explore the side streets adjoining the esplanade and look closely you can see the colonial heritage.

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KK, Sabah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

You can find some good & decent meals here :) Esplanade is generally clean & well maintained. A good spot for family hang outs.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

The Esplanade starts near the Grand Margarita Hotel and finishes near the Square Tower. The walk is very pleasant either day or night with day walks allowing you to join a Sarawak River cruise of your choice. Day walks also allow the viewing of the historical plaques tracking the Sarawak area history. Night walks allow a visitor the lights of... More 

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Batu Gajah, Perak, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The place is very suitable for family leisure. Cleanliness is great with many stalls selling snack..but the price is quite expensive here..my children really enjoyed themselves.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a very pleasant walk and you have the option of a boat ride to see some of the historic monuments like Fort Marguerita closer. We walked down this and spent some time sitting and simply soaking in the view. The plaques at regular intervals are very interesting bits of information. Nice way to spend an hour or 2.... More 

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