Travel Blogs from Kuching, Malaysia

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Koncno magicni Borneo, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Koncno magicni Borneo

A travel blog entry by bosstone


Se vedna ticiva v Kuchingu. Ampak nic vec v McDonaldsu, ampak zadnja dva dneva bogativa svoje znanje in krepiva duha. Vceraj sva obiskala Sarawak Cultural Village ob vznozju gore Santubong enih 50 km iz mesta. Tam so ob idilicnem jezercu postavili vas, ...

Probosci, Jabba the Hutt and Jungle, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Probosci, Jabba the Hutt and Jungle

A travel blog entry by fatsomoo


I've decided to hand the keyboard over to Ema to tell you about today as her account is somewhat more detailed than mine (went to park, saw wildlife, left, had dinner!)…… Yesterday we met a NZ couple also staying in our little hostel, Lisa ...

Damai Rainforest, Damai Peninsula, Malaysia travel blog

Damai Rainforest

A travel blog entry by simonfea


We arrived at the charming Damai Rainforest Resort in the mid afternoon and were shown to our lovely tree house accommodation with lovely views out over the sea from the balcony. The afternoon was spent swimming and relaxing before a lovely dinner on ...

Bako National Park, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Bako National Park

A travel blog entry by emandve

Arriving in Bako national park we were greeted by photographs of people who had been, or were in the process of being savaged by crocodiles, before being asked to walk along a flimsy jetty and climb onto a small boat which would take us to our ...

First Asian experience, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

First Asian experience

A travel blog entry by markjames


... the service terrific.   On the first morning, we got up early and were picked up outside the hostel by a tour operator, Kuching Kayak.  We drove for 30 minutes, affording me my first daylight views of the country, and arrived at a postcard ...

Borneo, here I come, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Borneo, here I come

A travel blog entry by claraklaver


Zo strakkies vlieg ik naar Borneo : ) Ik heb dr heel veel zin in! Op naar de oerang utangs, Mt. Kinabalu beklimmen, lekker eten... Dussss that's what I'm up to today. En jij? Hoe staat het met de ijspret in NL? Ben je de kou al zat? En de dikke truien? ...

Stadt der Katzen?, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Stadt der Katzen?

A travel blog entry by upandaway_gk


... . Wo man hinsieht Katzenstatuen. Angeblich waren die ja stark an der Gründung bzw. Namensgebung beteiligt, die Miezen. Und Kuching heißt ja auch Katze auf Bahasa Malayu... Wirklich beeindrucken soll uns aber der abendliche "Chor der Muezzins". Jeden ...

Meet our ginger-haired cousins -no, not the Irish, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Meet our ginger-haired cousins -no, not the Irish

A travel blog entry by chil24


Hektisk jagt på survival gear Da vi havde afleveret alt vores tøj hos Mr. Clean dagen forinden, gik formiddagen med en hektisk shoppingtur gennem China Town efter det rette jungle outfit. Med det klaret (Mortens nyindkøbte bukser var flot afbleget af ...

3rd Anniversary Hash Bash, Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia travel blog

3rd Anniversary Hash Bash

A travel blog entry by junglejo


Hi All, Hopefully this will be a faster way to send these pictures to everyone at once. These are from the 3rd Anniversary Dinner Dance of my Saturday Hash Group. As all of their functions was a lot of fun...even tho what they call dancing is ...

Orangutangs, Men of the Forest and their Victims!, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Orangutangs, Men of the Forest and their Victims!

A travel blog entry by fatsomoo


Hi, Ema again today as Martin is still editing his 2million ape photos to satisfy his readers today!...... It was a super-early start this morning to get to Semenggoh in time for feeding time at 9am, but all worth it. Having left our hostel at 6.45am we ...

Kareoking in Kuching, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Kareoking in Kuching

A travel blog entry by janetmorgan


Boarded a plane to Kuching and landed up at the best backpackers yet - Borneo B&B Inn in Greenhill. This friendly establishment is run by Bidas and May, now know as Mum and Dad to me. After going for a chest x-ray the doctor advised me to take it ...

Cultural village n Jungle trek, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Cultural village n Jungle trek

A travel blog entry by andrewy


... sore from the hiking, I immediately removed my shoes on the shuttle, hope no one fainted from the smell. It was drizzling a bit in Kuching, so I walked into the nearby 7 11 store for a drink. As I paid for my bottled tea, I found all the cigarette boxes ...

The hills are alive with the sound of monkeys..., Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

The hills are alive with the sound of monkeys...

A travel blog entry by ninedeuce


... Sarawak province, of which Kuching is the capital. The flight was only 1.5 hours, but they fed us a full meal. Apparently Malaysia Airlines has something figured out that United and every other US airline can't. An old man on the plane invited me ...

Kuching, Borneo, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Kuching, Borneo

A travel blog entry by aaronpolarbear


... (including Tsingtao) at a price of 4 for only 10 RM.  This was by far the best deal that we had seen in Malaysia for beer, although Langkawi (the duty free port) had them much cheaper still.  Frankie had told us that the traditional way to ...

Our adventure in Sarawak, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Our adventure in Sarawak

A travel blog entry by hoffs2ctheworld


... had 16 days in Borneo so we decided to get a cheapo Air Asia flight from Muri in Sarawak to Kota Kinabalu in least Malaysia makes it easy for us, all they want is our finger prints! ...poor Ando missed out though, he could have passed through ...

Cats in the cradle!, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Cats in the cradle!

A travel blog entry by ilari


... vomit smell". Jatkossa kyseiseen lausahdukseen voitaneen liittaa (empiirisen kenttatutkimuksen todistamana) "Finland" sanan jalkeen viela "and Malaysia".  Siis mika h*lvetti siina on etta taalla ei osata kayttaytya linja-autoissa?!?!? Bussi matkaa ...

Kuching, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog


A travel blog entry by simonfea

Spent the morning on a tour of Kuching. Saw lots of cat statues, a Chinese temple, the Sarawak Museum (with a fascinating mock longhouse and plenty of stuffed animals!) and some great spice shops. We had a nice lunch in a local café with chinese ...

Statkiem w glab Borneo, Kapit, Malaysia travel blog

Statkiem w glab Borneo

A travel blog entry by camer


W koncu udalo nam sie skorzystac z komunikacji publicznej, wsiedlismy do autobusu jadacego w okolice przystani. W nim nadzywaczaj uprzejmy konduktor i rownie przyjazny kierowca wytlumaczyli nam dokladnie (lacznie z narysowaniem mapki) jak dotrzec na ...

Stuck in Sarawak a While, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Stuck in Sarawak a While

A travel blog entry by atlpilot36


... Yep...after three hours of that I can tick the Outback off my list of places I have been.  So here we are in Kuching, Malaysia on Borneo for a while because our travel plans into Indonesia have been put to rest by all the natural disasters.  We ...

Smilets by, Kuching Malaysia, Malaysia travel blog

Smilets by

A travel blog entry by chil24


... op for, hvor dejlig en by det er. Folk er virkelig virkelig venlige og smilende, og man kan gå “i fred”. Folk I Kuching smiler – lige meget, om man er på restaurant, I butik eller om man stiller et spørgsmål på gaden, bliver man ...

Borneo Bound, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Borneo Bound

A travel blog entry by pses

... again as we entered Sarawak state.  When we first arrived in KL, our passport stamp only permitted entry to West (Peninsular) Malaysia and Sabah - ie all of Malaysia except Sarawak.  I guess it reflects the history of the country. There are some ...

In love with the orang utans!, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

In love with the orang utans!

A travel blog entry by helz_on_tour


... arrived, they were great! lasted about half an hour! today we went to the orang utan rehabilitation centre about 1hour out of kuching where they look after rescued orang utans and hopefully get them ready to return to the wild. we saw two of them ...

The Jungle Tribes of Borneo!  (Malaysia), Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

The Jungle Tribes of Borneo! (Malaysia)

A travel blog entry by usatexan


... for an hour or two out of Kuching to the ocean, just at the edge of the hills. This Cultural Village, outside of Kuching, is a very popular attraction. It's located on 17 hilly, wooded acres and populated with members of the various ethnic tribes. On my ...

Last Stop on Borneo, Kuching, Malaysia (Borneo), Malaysia travel blog

Last Stop on Borneo

A travel blog entry by suncitygaltx


... is 42% Christian, 32% Islam, and 16% Buddhist.  Sarawak is the only state in Malaysia where Christians outnumber Muslims.  We explored Kuching, the capital, which is considered one of Malaysia's most charming and laidback cities.  We ...

Wiza AU, treking na Santubong, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Wiza AU, treking na Santubong

A travel blog entry by camer


Pobudka wyszla troche pozno po takim udanym wieczorze, bo okolo 11tej, potem sniadanie ktore mielismy w cenie pokoju, a pozniej bieganie do drugiego budynku i sprawdzanie sieci. W koncu okolo 16tej dostalem upragniony mail z australijskiej imigracji o ...

Sarawak, Kuching, Sibu, Miri, Malaysia travel blog


A travel blog entry by reece_and_elle

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... I know. I will do my best with the memory we have of what we done and when! More photos instead of writing, hows that deal ;) Kuching is were we landed, we stayed in a nice hostel Singgahsana Lodge, it had a pool table and foozball up on the rooftop. The ...

We're in Borneo!!, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

We're in Borneo!!

A travel blog entry by helz_on_tour


Wooooo we're in Borneo! still in Malaysia, in a city called Kuching (haha!) the original plan was to travel south through indonesian borneo then head down to bali on a ferry, but there have been unforseen difficultis in getting the visa at the land border ...

Cool for Cats, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Cool for Cats

A travel blog entry by jameshardy88


... I was technically on an internal flight Sarawak treats itself almost as a completely different country from every other Malaysia state (including bordering Sabah), meaning that I had to get another visa on arrival. Fortunately this was just a ...

King Louie, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

King Louie

A travel blog entry by peterandgillian


... I had thought, but part of Malaysia - a country made up of 13 states and 3 federal territories. The 3 territories are Peninsula Malaysia, Sarawak and Sabah, with Sarawak & Sabah making up Malaysia Borneo. Geography lesson over - here's what we got up ...

Time to harvest!!!, Kuching, Malaysia travel blog

Time to harvest!!!

A travel blog entry by s.lukaszewicz


... they say polish are great in it, but I know with Malay people they simply would lie on a floor facing the ground while people of Malaysia would be singing and dancing with their beer in a hand... and that's the example to fallow on a party! This year I ...

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