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Seri Dawai Indonesia: Sapeh, Instrumen Tradisional Milik Borneo

Sejauh apapun orang Dayak pergi, mereka akan merasa berada di rumah ketika mendengar petikan sapeh. Sapeh (Sape’, Sape, Sampeh, Sapek) merupakan instrumen tradisional milik orang ulu atau ‘orang sungai’ terutama suku Dayak Kenyah dan Kayan yang berasal dari Borneo. 1,100 more words


Kota Kinabalu - Day Two

Friday, 3rd March 2017

Today we met Reynald who works for Borneo Adventure.  He turned out to be an extraordinary guide.  We began the three-hour drive from the city to Mount Kinabalu at 7 a.m., along the way we stopped at a town that has a great view of the mountain.  22 more words


Sambas' open secret

I stepped off the minivan into the warm, wet air of Sambas. A gang of ojek drivers lurked by the wayside. My van driver shouted out to a group of middle aged men. 703 more words


Lessons from the road

We are huge fans of road trips. Not just those little four-hour jaunts up to a cozy hotel in a nearby town. Nay. The uncharted multi-day drives in an economy rental car stocked with munchies and energy drinks, that utilize a bit of ingenuity and a few extra bed sheets to transform the rental into a three-star motel on wheels, that is our kind of road trip. 1,015 more words

Singkawang to Sambas

“I’m planning to go to Sambas tomorrow. Is there a bus in the morning?

” Ada mas.”

“So I wait at Terminal Pasiran?”

“No, no, no! 276 more words