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Tatau in Sarawak

Tatau in Sarawak

Tatau is a small town near Bintulu in Sarawak, Malaysia. I was passing by the town in November 2012 en route Mukah, the Melanau country in Sarawak. Some unique (read: weird) names of places sometimes pulled me back to study more. Tatau is one of them. The town of about 30000 people of mainly Iban, […]

Taman Negara Simalajau (Simalajau Nation...

Taman Negara Simalajau (Simalajau National Park), Bintulu, Sarawak

Sudah banyak blog dan laman web yang menceritakan pasal keindahan Taman Negara Simalajau dekat Bintulu di Sarawak.  Jadi dalam posting ini, saya tidak bercadang menulis dengan terperinci kecuali secara ringkas dan foto-foto menarik, juga petua-petua melalui beberapa trail jika anda berminat untuk jungle trekking. Kita menggunakan BM kali ini — bahasa jiwa bangsa. Saya ke […]

Sayang Sarawak, sungainya sempit!

Sayang Sarawak, sungainya sempit!

  Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia is one of many cities I want to visit again and again. It is made famous because of the river. Sungai Sarawak divides Kuching City into two areas — Kuching Utara (northern) and Kuching Selatan (southern). During one business trip to Kuching, Sarawak in June 2012,  I stayed at Grand […]

Singgah sekejap di Sarikei, SARAWAK

Singgah sekejap di Sarikei, SARAWAK

NOVEMBER 2011: Sarikei ialah salah sebuah bahagian (‘division’) dari 11 bahagian kesemuanya di Sarawak. Bandar Sarikei ialah ialah ibu bahagian Sarikei, terletak di muara Batang Rejang (Batang = Sungai). Sarikei juga terkenal sebagai bandar nenas kerana nenas termanis berasal dari kawasan ini. Dari segi sejarah, Sarikei juga terkenal sebagai pusat pemberontakan penduduk tempatan (Iban dan […]

Bintulu in Sarawak, MALAYSIA

Bintulu in Sarawak, MALAYSIA

Bintulu is the FOURTH largest town in Sarawak after Kuching and Miri and Sibu. Having known for the timber and oil and gas industry, no wonder it is one of the gold mine for job hunters in Sarawak and in fact the whole northern Borneo especially for those with offshore experience ranging from top paying […]