Tags » Borneo

Brunei; rainforests & ambuyat

When I told people that we were visiting Brunei, most weren’t sure they even knew whereabouts in the world it was. However if you are looking (and you should, you should definitely go!), it can be found on the island of Borneo, nestled amongst the rainforest and bordering Malaysia. 409 more words


Borneo II: El libro de la selva

Tras un breve paso por Kota Kinabalu, aterrizamos en Mulu, perdido en mitad de la selva, muy cerca de la frontera con Brunei. La única forma de llegar es tomando un avión o remontando ríos y atravesando bosques durante varios días. 912 more words


'Green Oscars' for Indonesia's Environment Activists

It may not be typical red carpet of Hollywood movies stars. Nevertheless, their works are inspiring and know no limits. Among seven winners of Green Oscar, coined for Whitley Awards held at The Royal Geographical Society in London, on April 27, were Indonesia’s very own, … 80 more words


A birthday unlike any other

Three days ago, I decided to cross the Malaysian part of Borneo (and Brunei, landlocked in the Malaysian section). A short adventure of more than 1300 kilometers, which is also the distance between Rome and Paris, but which would require almost twice as much time: the roads across the Borneoan jungle are definitely not Europe’s highways. 589 more words

Stories And Anecdotes

Officially Sleepyhead

I can’t say I love sleeping. No… But lately karena sudah terbiasa dengan jadwal tidur dan bangun pada jam-jam tertentu jadi kalau sudah waktunya ya rasanya badan udah otomatis tahu apa yang harus dilakukan. 268 more words

Daily Life

A long road, getting from there to here

Well I get to pick the length of the road don’t I? This one is from Australia Place, Kota Kinabalu to Moalboal, Cebu. I define that as the journey. 838 more words


Out & About: My Top Travel Experiences In The Great Outdoors

Sometimes there’s no better feeling than getting out and about in a country and doing something active in the fresh air and the great outdoors. Often it’s the best way to get the feel for a place, and leaves you with memories you’re not going to forget any time soon. 347 more words