Shopping Malls in Kuching

Plaza Merdeka, 88 jalan Pearl, located directly opposite Padang Merdeka offers a host of designer outlets, a Parkson department store, a weel-stocked supermarket, dozens of dining outlets (including all the fast food favourites) and a popular food court.  Website: http://www.plazamerdeka.com/

The smaller city centre malls include Riverside Shopping Centre (next to Riverside Majestic Hotel), The Hills (Pullman Hotel) and Tun Jugah.  Other good places for bargain hunting are Electra House, Wisma Hopoh and Wisma Satok (Jln Satok).

Further afield, the major shopping malls include The Spring and ST3 on Jln Simpang Tiga, Boulevard on Jln Datuk Tawi Sli, Hock Lee Centre on Jln Datuk Abang Abdul Rahin and City One on Jln Song.

Vivacity Megamall, a four-level shopping space that is filled with individual retailers, a departmental store and a supermarket, 8-screen Cineplex, more than 12 anchor large retail branches and at least 300 international, regional and local brands