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Down Memory Lane-Life in Kampung Mandurian, Pitas

Article & Photos by: Angelina
Edited by: @joehairie
Translated to English by: @curiostraveller

Introduction

I have always wanted to write something about my birthplace which is Kampung Mandurian in Pitas, Sabah. 1,568 more words

Sabah

Tribal

This is part of my Illustration Friday challenge (that I secretly participate) – and it’s also a  hot topic that transformed every Sabahan into an experienced beauty contest jury.

Illustration

Unduk Ngadau 2016

Congratulations to the 2016 Top 7 Unduk Ngadau contestants. There were a lot of controversies surrounding this year’s competition from the district level right up to the state level – but I am sure this is common in beauty pageants around the globe :)

Illustration

Kaamatan

Life in Kota Marudu can be unfiltered boredom. But one nice thing about being incredibly bored for an extended (almost year-long) period is that your threshold for amusement absolutely collapses (e.g., buying groceries is now an activity I look forward to/practice to excess). 889 more words

Hari Gawai 2015

Earlier last month at the end of June, I decided to join a friend back to his home village to celebrate the Harvest Festival. Being a Sino Kadazan, I never been to a longhouse before but my friend assure me that although the longhouse nowadays are made from a much more contemporary material, the culture has pretty much remain the same. 930 more words

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