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States of Malaysia – Sarawak

States of Malaysia – Sarawak

| August 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

States of Malaysia – Sarawak – Sarawak is one of two Malaysian states on the island of Borneo. Known as Bumi Kenyalang (“Land of the Hornbills”), Sarawak is situated on the northwest of the island, bordering the Malaysian state of Sabah to the northeast, Indonesia to the south, and surrounding Brunei. It is the largest state […]

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Conquering The Wonders Of Asian

Conquering The Wonders Of Asian

Conquering The Wonders Of Asian | The impressive Asia is the wonderful realm for any traveler and when you say Asia you think Thailand and all the exotic vacations you might have on the sandy beaches, think again and consider the beauties of Asia that are not exactly available in the luxury all inclusive resorts.

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Photo Monday – Introducing You Orang Utans!

Photo Monday – Introducing You Orang Utans!

| October 12, 2009 | 1 Comment

These are the compilation of wonderful scenes of orang utans in Borneo. Once widespread throughout the forests of Asia, orang utans are now confined to just two islands, Sumatra and Borneo. There are two genetically distinct species: the Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) and the Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus). The two species show slightly different physical […]

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Luxury River Cruises in Borneo

Luxury River Cruises in Borneo

The infamous Pandaw River Cruises will venture into Borneo’s waters this July along Malaysia’s longest river, Rajang River. Measuring 640 km, it meanders from Sarawak to Indonesian region of Kalimantan. This eight-day expedition departs from Sibu city and makes stops at the river stations of Kanowit and Kapit where Brooke Raj forts and traditional Iban […]

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