Travel Blogs from Kuching
... waterways that run alongside the main road. The boat was launched and we were surprised to find it was just the two of us with our driver and guide Adam and the boatman. Whilst we were waiting on the jetty we saw loads of mudskippers and fiddler crabs (blue and orange). We had only been on the river about half an hour when the boatman pointed out an estuarine crocodile under a mangrove tree; they often feed on fish from the many fresh water fish farms that line the ...
... we did the last round around the coast and again we were fortunate to see the proboscis monkeys. this time they were moving around the mangrove forest. We bid fare well to this magical place glad that we stayed the night and we only can recommend to anybody to stay at least this short as the next time we will stay longer. this place is also very easy to get to without an organized tour and made for independent travellers.
next - semenggoh wildlife centre second attempt
... br> What a
different city from KL! Very few tall
buildings, an awesome waterfront, friendly Chinatown and an all-around laid
back vibe. All of the locals smile
warmly and often wave as I wander past.
My tattoos hold an extra level of fascination being that they are extensive
and in colour and very different from the Iban tattoos!
Checked into my hostel and ...
... back, the majority choose to pay a local boatman to take us part of the way back. Along the way we spotted monkeys, the local wild pig, an upside down snake.
In the afternoon we went for another hike to spot monkeys, and given an option we decided to hike 800m up a steep track to a lookout. It was hard yakka but the view was worth it. I was absolutely drenched and it had not even rained.
In the evening we went on a night walk ...
... bedeutet und es gibt einige Katzenstatuen in der Stadt und unzählige Katzensouvenirs. Streunende Katzen haben wir nicht einmal eine Handvoll gesehen. Rumspazieren und den Flair der Stadt genießen! Genau das haben wir gemacht. Besonders die Waterfront am Fluss Sawarak hat es uns angetan. Irgendwie erinnert uns die Stadt ein bisschen an Singapur, nicht wegen der modernen Architektur, sondern wegen der vielen ...