Now famous as an adventure destination, Sabah has a history quite similar to Sarawak in that it once had a 'mengayau' or headhunting tradition which not only included the practice of taking the head,
In 1955, a group of Dutch photographers organised an international contest to showcase their works to the world. They called it ‘World Press Photo’ and now it has become one of the most esteemed
Where the locals farm their own honey
At Danau Sentarum National Park, the local communities manage their honey production in groups called periau made up of traditional forest honey farmers.
Each periau belongs to a village,
As a Kayan from the Malaysian state of Sarawak, Kapuas Hulu is a place that feels familiar and foreign at the same time.
First of all, the Kapuas Hulu region in West Kalimantan is home to
Danau Sentarum Festival is an annual event organised in Kapuas Hulu District which was started in 2012.
The festival is aimed to promoted the rich culture of people in Kapuas Hulu, West Kalimantan particularly around
Danau Sentarum National Park is a unique seasonal wetland where the water levels can rise up to 12m during raining season.
Together with Betung Kerihun National Park and Kapuas Hulu District, the whole area was
A visit to Danau Sentarum National Park is not complete without a hike up to Bukit Tekenang.
With a towering height of 130m, the hill is one of the highest peaks in Danau Sentarum National
A sarong in Asia typically refers to a fabric sewn together at both ends to to form a fabric tube, and is often used to wrap around the waist. For women, this common casual
Located in the province of West Kalimantan, Indonesia, the Danau Sentarum National Park is one of the most biodiverse lake systems in the world.
To give you an idea of how diverse; the park is
Baroness Angela Burdett-Coutts might be an unfamiliar name today, but about a hundred years ago she was the “richest heiress in England”.
King Edward VII even reportedly described her as “the most remarkable woman in