Kuching is a vibrant and dynamic city that mould by a perfect blend of old and new buildings. The city itself has a lot to offer. The locals are very friendly and warm. The true One Malaysia nation can be easily felt in Kuching and of course through out Sarawak. The diverse ethnic background seems to be closely knitted together that reflects the harmonious ambiance of the city.
The City itself offers a number of shops and shopping complex or you can take an evening cruise to enjoy the sunset view from the Sarawak River (Sungai Sarawak). You can also opt to stroll along the shops by the roadsides to find some interesting and exotic Sarawak native related souvenirs.
You can also cross the Sungai Sarawak river, using a traditional 'sampan' to the other side of the city. It cost you only a small fee, around RM1.00. You can also have the chances to explore the slice of how local residents live in a small village of Kampung Boyan.
Not only that, you can also get the popular iconic food of Kuching, Kek Lapis Sarawak (Sarawak Layered Cake). The cakes are normally freshly prepared by the shop owner. There are quite a number of Kek Lapis Sarawak shops available at this site of the city, so that you can choose the one that really suits your taste buds. You can also pack them as souvenirs and share the beautiful tastes with your love ones or your colleagues.
You can find further interesting and exciting information about Kuching,Sarawak using Sarawak Tourism official website.