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,
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
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
Unlike other traditional houses in Sarawak, the Melanau tall house was built distinctively higher.
However similar to longhouses of other ethnic groups such as Iban and Kayan, this Melanau traditional house can accommodate up to
The Kuching Intercultural Mooncake Festival returned for its 17th installment this year to Carpenter Street, one of the oldest streets in the city.
The event started from Sept 17 and will be ending on September
Malaysian history textbooks gave credits to Sir Hugh Low as the first successful British administrator in Malayan states during the late 19th century.
He was the fourth Resident of Perak in 1877. It was reported