Putussibau, the capital of the Indonesian regency Kapuas Hulu, is the last market town on the Kapuas river.
Located in the northeastern part of West Kalimantan, it is close to the Indonesia-Malaysian Sarawak border. It is
There are two varieties of ghosts in Southeast Asia renowned for hopping their way around, one is the pocong and the other is jiangshi.
They have different reasons for only being able to hop around: Pocong
Borneo has often been referred to as the Amazon of Asia thanks to its high density biodiversity. So if Borneo is the Asian Amazon, the ‘Amazon river’ of this island is none other than
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
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
The early part of the 21st century was good for Indonesian movie industry.
This was when Indonesian movies started to penetrate and make waves in its neighbouring countries including Malaysia.
Indonesian horror movies such as Kuntilanak