Let’s explore the Caves in Sarawak!

Did you know that you can enjoy your Sarawak trip by going for a caving adventure other than a wildlife and jungle trekking adventure in Sarawak? Sarawak offers some unique characteristics and stories of the caves for you to discover. Here’s a list of caves that you should be going for an adventure in Sarawak: 1) Fairy Cave in Bau Fairy Cave got its name from the stalagmite structure that can be seen at the entrance. Fairy Cave was once …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Borneo Adventure, General, Miri, Miri Sarawak, Mulu Adventure, National Parks & Caves, Sarawak | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Detailed Write-up about Mulu Pinnacles Trip (with photos)

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Mulu-Caves-and-The-Pinnacles-1square.jpg

*content is credited to the original owner A three day adventure exploring one of the biggest cave systems in the world, and climbing up to The Pinnacles, a unique karst formation in Mulu National Park. Getting to Mulu is the first challenge… I’d organised the 4D3N itinerary a month ago through Tropical Adventure Tours & Travel (who were very efficient and easy to deal with), then booked two MASwings flights from KL connecting via Kuching. I wasn’t sure exactly what to …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Borneo Adventure, General, Miri, Miri Sarawak, Mulu Adventure, National Parks & Caves, Sarawak | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bring Out the Warrior in You with the Tribal Warrior Challenge 2017!

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/tribal-warrior-2017-logo-1.png

Borneo Tru Events presents Tribal Warrior Challenge, an exhilarating obstacle-based challenge set within the beautiful landscape of Borneo, in partnership with the Sarawak Convention Bureau. Tribal Warrior Challenge is designed to test your grit, strength and determination. Your muscles will be pushed, and your mental strength will be tested as we bring you obstacles that can only be conquered by incorporating these 5 elements: going over, going under, going around, going through and moving forward. Tribal Warrior Challenge is an …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in General, Kuching, Kuching Sarawak, Sarawak | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Upside Down House’, The Latest Charm in Kuching, Sarawak

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/upsidedown-1.jpg

Previously, Malaysians were hyped by the existence of an ‘upside down house’ which became the talk of the town and then asserted as one of the must-visit spots if when going to Sabah. The first ever ‘Upside Down House’ in Malaysia was built and made famous in 2012 and is located in Tamparuli, Sabah. It does not only attract Malaysians but also international tourists, making it a tourist hotspot for visitors. Following the upsurge in popularity, the ‘upside down’ was …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Kuching, Kuching Sarawak | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Fun & Exciting International TV shows about Borneo (Part 1)

Sabah and Sarawak are 2 famous destinations for nature and wildlife tourism. The untouched ecosystems at some of the places make them popular among nature lovers. Even though there are many documentaries about Borneo, where most of them focusing mainly on the nature, there are some of the international programs that was shot in Sabah & Sarawak that were a bit different from these documentaries, but also promoting Borneo to their own countries. Here are some of the variety shows …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Borneo Adventure, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Sandakan Sabah | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Carpenter Street of Kuching

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Grnd-Entrance.jpg

Carpenter Street had been known widely in Kuching as the busiest street in Kuching. Passing Main Bazaar, all the way to the old court, you will notice OCBC Bank on your left before turning left. Those who are not familiar with the roads in Kuching might not notice the left junction to China street. There is an archway before the old post office building, which is a white historical building, built when Charles Vyner Brooke was still ruling Sarawak. After …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Kuching, Kuching Sarawak | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Sarawak River Cruise in luxury

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/DSC_6989-1.jpg

Want to try cruising Sarawak River in luxury? There is always a cruise docked at the jetty at Kuching Waterfront, but this cruise has its own schedule. The best time to board Sarawak River Cruise is at 5:30pm, where you will enjoy viewing the sunset on top of looking at famous landmarks along the river. You will never get the same view from the land. Once you are on board, you will pass the Malay village. You can see ‘tambangs’ …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Kuching, Kuching Sarawak | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Medical tourism in Kuching, Sarawak

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/tmc.jpg

Medical tourism or health tourism is the promotion of medical services to people from another country. The reason why they chose the specific hospital is because of the excellent medical care and cheaper medical services. There are many Indonesians from neighbouring Pontianak Indonesia that seek medical services here in Sarawak. We have several medical centres and hospitals that would provide the best service in the state. Their rates are also almost on par with that in Kuala Lumpur. Here are …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in General, Kuching | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hot Spring Panchor Dayak Sarawak, your source of natural healing

http://blog.borneotropicaladventures.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/IMG_2386.jpg

Not many people have heard of this hot spring. If somebody asks about hot spring in Kuching, Kuchingites will probably answer: “the only hot spring that I know is at Annah Rais”, or “is there even a hot spring in Kuching?” The second option was my answer if you asked me that a few years ago. Knowing nothing about hot springs, I had an image that hot springs can only be found in areas within The Pacific Ring of Fire …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Kuching, Kuching Sarawak | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Aeroport Wine & Dine in Kuching, the place to go for a very hungry person

If you are famished, and looking for a place to dig in, where each dish is a huge portion and each dish could feed 2 persons, then check out The Aeroport Wine & Dine. It is located near the airport. The restaurant is divided into open space and air-conditioned area. We dropped by for the first time last week as we were tight on time. The music however was a bit too loud for us as it is also a …

Be Sociable, Share!
Posted in Food, Kuching | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment