Mercu Dirgahayu 60, Bandar Seri Begawan

Erected to celebrate the Sultan of Brunei's 60th birthday, Mercu Dirgahayu 60 depicts the number 60 in Arabic. The monument, a gift from the people of Brunei to their leader, shows their gratitude, affection, and loyalty. The golden main structure faces upward to signify His Majesty's wisdom and charisma in striving to achieve prosperity, peace, and progress for his country. You'll find a nice photo opportunity facing the waterfront, with shops and restaurants close by. The area provides a pleasant environment to catch your breath in the afternoon/evening after the heat has subsided. Planning Bandar Seri Begawan trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • October 4, 2017
    A stop-over point before you opt to go to the water-village or nearby Yayasan shopping complex or the SOAS Mosque. Nothing much to view and IMHO it's poorly maintained.  more »
  • September 15, 2017
    1, this motionless statue is beautiful. 2, is the real ferry, buses on the lots of book 1 Brunei dollar, you can go to the water is close to the village, area 3, distance also. Convenient location 蠻
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  • August 29, 2017
    To Kampong IR bite across the Brunei River, located in view. Boat mark even seems to be. Yayasan and seafood restaurant, sushi restaurants are close by. Is no shadow as it resting place will feel like.
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A business oriented city, Bandar Seri Begawan offers a number of hotels and with most of them in the middle to higher price range. Luxurious five-star options can be found next to the park hosting Islam Sultan Sharif Ali University while mid-range ones are grouped on both sides of Sungai Kedayan. It may be difficult to find budget options but upscale places often offer discounts online. Family-oriented establishments can be found along Jalan Kianggeh Road. Budges places tend to group in the vicinity of the water village museum.
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