If you have never seen the old Sarawak coat of arms, you can spot it on the pediment above the pillars of the Kuching General Post Office on Jalan Tun Haji Openg.
While 40,000-year-old human remains and rock art might be the highlights of Niah's archaeological site, many tend to overlook the cave's prehistoric fauna.
When archaeologists dug up the site, they found more than
Major Tom Harrisson was many things. He was an explorer, soldier, ethnologist, guerrilla, museum curator, writer and archaeologist.
One of his biggest contributions to Sarawak was the archaeological exploration at Niah National Park in
While W. Somerset Maugham drew inspirations from Sri Aman’s famous tidal bore, there was another British novelist whose works were inspired by Sarawak.
Joseph Conrad (1857-1924) was a Polish-British writer whose hero - Lord
Here is a piece of Sarawak history that could inspire the next movie installment of Pirates of the Caribbean.
It is called The Battle off Mukah, a naval engagement fought in 1862 between the
If Sarawakians were to name one 19th century schooner that they may know, the answer would most probably be the Royalist.
(For Pirates of the Caribbean fans who said The Black Pearl, you'd be
Fashion has come a long way in Sarawak. With Alta Moda Sarawak, we could be looking at Kuching becoming a fashion hub over the next few years as the three-day fashion show which ran
A rainbow is a natural weather phenomenon caused by reflection, refraction and dispersion of light in water droplets, resulting in a spectrum of light appearing in the sky.
Due to its beautiful and mystical
The orangutan is the only genus of great apes native to Asia. Like other great apes, they are highly intelligent.
Furthermore, they share approximately 97% of their DNA with humans.
Due to their similarities
Britain's Prince Phillip doesn't usually make the headlines unless he's made an eyebrow-raising remark, but he made headlines more recently for his car crash last January, raising questions whether the Duke of Edinburgh was