Travel Blogs from Sibu, Malaysia

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Sibu, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Sibu

A travel blog entry by pekingeend

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Van Kuching naar Sibu gevlogen. Hier is niet veel te zien, behalve het échte leven in Borneo. Geen toerisme... Van hieruit hebben we een boot genomen naar ...

6:45 po raz trzeci - Sibu, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

6:45 po raz trzeci - Sibu

A travel blog entry by alienco

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... gesia skorke na nogach. Po podrozy otwartym morzem plyniemy teraz juz rzeka. Do tej pory byly dwa przystanki a nstepne chyba Sibu. W miedzy czasie koncze zabrana ksiazke, ktora jeszcze bardziej zacheca mnie do przygody. Ze mna nie ma juz zadnych ...

Sago Trees and Worms!, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Sago Trees and Worms!

A travel blog entry by mcewenm

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This morning's excursion promised to be interesting and it certainly delivered. Today we travelled 2 hours up the Egan tributary to a small village where they process the wood of the Sago tree. This tree provides a flour-like substance which can be ...

Rainforest here we come, Belaga, Malaysia travel blog

Rainforest here we come

A travel blog entry by danielheidi

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... and Kakuro puzzles, cool:) (Oh by the way, Lucy and Harm (if you read this), we finally found the dizes in Kutching...) We reached Sibu by 2pm and we had half an hour time to buy some food and hop on the next smaller speed boat which would take us ...

Pleasant end to Express Boat Ride from Kuching, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Pleasant end to Express Boat Ride from Kuching

A travel blog entry by siestabrigid

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... Bintulu, so decided to stay overnight in Sibu.  Just to backtrack - the original plan A was as follows: Express Boat to Sibu - change to another express boat to Song - stay overnight there A regular boat up the Rejang River to Kapit - stay 3 nights ...

Enter Bintulu, metropolis of Sarawak!, Bintulu, Malaysia travel blog

Enter Bintulu, metropolis of Sarawak!

A travel blog entry by killian

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 Oh yes, here we are, finally, in Bintulu. We're heard the name mentionned as a religious ritual in our department back in Amsterdam that it has to be seen to be a worthy member of the GTL clan. Actually, I'm beginning to agree with the Lonely ...

Day 9: Kanowit, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Day 9: Kanowit

A travel blog entry by basil406

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... through Jugah & Machan till you reach Kanowit 2) Airport access Take Jln Tunku Abdul Rahman (Route 3105)Continue on Jln Sibu-Bintulu (Route 3105)Continue on Jln Sibu-Durin (Route 1) at the intersectionContinue to the bridge where Jln Salim meetsCross ...

Bye bye for now Kuching, hello Sibu, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Bye bye for now Kuching, hello Sibu

A travel blog entry by mcewenm

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... the hotel by 8:30am. Today's itinerary includes a visit to the Sarawak Cultural Centre, lunch, and then a short flight over to Sibu from where our river cruise will begin on Tuesday. The Cultural Centre was an excellent way to see and understand the way ...

Two Boats to Kapit, Kapit, Malaysia travel blog

Two Boats to Kapit

A travel blog entry by jamesandmorgan

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It took two terrible boat trips, but finally we arrived in Kapit, our half way point on the way to Belaga. The first was in some fairly choppy seas that, for a vessel designed to deal with them, would have presented no major problems. However, ours was ...

Lazy days in an Iban longhouse (Song), Kapit, Malaysia travel blog

Lazy days in an Iban longhouse (Song)

A travel blog entry by jenjosh

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... they did make me promise to when i have a husband!). They even offered to make us some Iban wear if we come during festival season. There were almost tears when we took the longboat back to Sibu (and not just cos of where we were ...

No swans here, or much else, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

No swans here, or much else

A travel blog entry by tiggerbird

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... such a bird is non-existent in the town (except for the numerous huge artificial swan statues) or anywhere in Malaysia, the majority of the Sibu community, especially the natives, feel that such a choice is too artificial and does not invoke any special ...

Bintulu, Bintulu, Malaysia travel blog

Bintulu

A travel blog entry by ectay

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Inquiry at Matu, Matu, Sarawak, Malaysia travel blog

Inquiry at Matu

A travel blog entry by longbanga

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Inquiry was conducted at Matu-Daro District Council Hall for mainly Muslim claimants originated from the former Kampung Nyamuk of Passin that had since settled in Matu or ...

Longhouse, Kapit, Malaysia travel blog

Longhouse

A travel blog entry by rossdundas

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Went and visited a traditional longhouse and then got out of Dodge the next ...

Kuching, Bako, Miri, Bario, Sarawak, Malaysia travel blog

Kuching, Bako, Miri, Bario

A travel blog entry by madge

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... far & if you have someone to drive you about, then you're laughing. In some respects Sarawak is like mainland Malaysia; clean, organised, easy internet access & English is widely spoken. In Kuching there are plenty of large hotels for the richer ...

Kuching To Sibu, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Kuching To Sibu

A travel blog entry by lkgyg

... , it was another fine, sunny morning and looking through the window I could see the huge meanders of the mighty Rajang River (Malaysia's longest at 563 km.) as it wound its way to the sea.  Hitherto I had only seen such features in Geography ...

Ruby's Restaurant, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Ruby's Restaurant

A travel blog entry by lkgyg

... the same road.          On the internet I had read about Ruby's Restaurant in Sibu which was supposed to have some delicious dishes, but the hotel receptionist looked puzzled and said that as far as she knew, ...

Going up the River, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Going up the River

A travel blog entry by rossdundas

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Kapit, Kapit, Malaysia travel blog

Kapit

A travel blog entry by pekingeend

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In Kapit ook één van de hoogtepunten meegemaakt, nl een overnachting in een ...

I found it !, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

I found it !

A travel blog entry by fulkss

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... to the Sarawak Cultural Museum with her earlier this week) arrived in Sibu about 1:00 so we walked around town, then visited the Sibu Heritage Center where one of the museum guys showed me on a 1960 aerial photo where the Education Office I worked in had ...

A Monkey Odyssey, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

A Monkey Odyssey

A travel blog entry by global.nomads

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(English below) In der Wildnis Sarawaks gibt es viele Affen. Wir konnten 4 verschiedene Arten der uns Menschen am nächsten verwandten Tiere in Nationalparks aus unmittelbarer Nähe beobachten. Es war ein Riesenspaß! Mit Impressionen dieser ...

Deeper into the jungle, Lubok Antu, Malaysia travel blog

Deeper into the jungle

A travel blog entry by madkath

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After breakfast packed up to head off upriver in the longboat. We were joined by boatmen William and juma, Lyn and Muntai. Our first stop in the boat was at Jambu longhouse, we were greeted by the women and children of the village who proceeded to serve ...

Sibu And Its Chinese Temple., Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Sibu And Its Chinese Temple.

A travel blog entry by hapis

... Located At Night Market. You Can Go Shopping At Lower Level. The Rate Is Around RM140++ With Breakfast For Two. We Departed Sibu Around 11AM And Since From Sibu To Kuching Is Longer Than Miri To Sibu We Need To Rush. We Refill Gas Full Tank ...

Day 5: Kapit, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Day 5: Kapit

A travel blog entry by basil406

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... on Kapit for RM 45. Time Line: 1000 - Leave Kapit 1210 - Stop at Song for 5 min 1305 - Arrive in Kapit Distance by River: Sibu-Kanowit - 43km Kanowit-Song - 30km Song-Kapit - 41km Fare: Sibu-Kapit - RM 45.00 Kapit-Sibu - RM 60.00 We get the front window ...

Day 4: On Batang Rajang, Malaysia's longest river, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Day 4: On Batang Rajang, Malaysia's longest river

A travel blog entry by basil406

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... right on time on Kuap River and soon joins Sarawak River. South China Sea is calm contrary to expectation. Rejang River is Malaysia's ;longest, at 563 km and originating from the Iran Mountain in Borneo. Outside Sibu's river terminal are the taxi & ...

Adopted for a day in Sibu, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Adopted for a day in Sibu

A travel blog entry by fulkss

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... .   We walked around the Sungai Merah Heritage Walk, a garden and walking trail which commemorates the first settlement of Chinese in Sibu.  Christina & Yek then took us on a tour of parts of Sibu that we had not yet seen including beautiful ...

Sibu, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Sibu

A travel blog entry by lale1

... in Sibu waar eigenlijk helemaal niets te zien en te doen is behalve een tempeltje, een paar shoppingmalls en een heleboel karaokebars. Sibu betekent zwaan en in de stad staan een aantal  beelden van Zwanen, ik vind de zwaan niet echt symbolisch voor ...

Allllll Aboard!, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Allllll Aboard!

A travel blog entry by mcewenm

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This morning we checked out of the hotel and headed by motorcoach to visit the Hospital Museum and the Sibu Cultural Museum. Our guide Rudy shared with us his personal experience of the healthcare afforded by the government, having been in a terrible ...

Weekend in Malaysia, Pulau Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Weekend in Malaysia

A travel blog entry by jade_cgn

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... join her on a weekend trip to Malaysia when I was still in Singapore. I had said yes and so we went to Pulau Sibu on the east coast of West Malaysia for Saturday to Monday. On Saturday we started our trip at 5 am in the morning. Luckily I had gone to bed ...

Oct 06, 2009, Sibu, Malaysia travel blog

Oct 06, 2009

A travel blog entry by ectay

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