Welcome to dayakwanderer.com I go by that name due to the fact that the Dayak Ibans of Borneo have a rites of passage called the "bejalai" which translate into wander. This "bejalai" or wandering is a journey or expedition undertaken by the Iban men with the intent of acquiring material profit or social prestige. As... Continue Reading →
A walking tour of Brooke Gallery organised by the Sarawak Heritage Society and is part of the What About Kuching 2018.
Padawan is a sub-district of the city of Kuching, in the state of Sarawak, Malaysia and is fast becoming a new destination in Kuching for its varied tourism experiences mainly themed around culture, adventure and nature. This write up is intended to give you additional information on other interesting things to do other than the main star attractions usually offered at the hotel tour desk.
A review of Art Street Kuching 2018 which features two components the Ruang Seni and Street Theatre. Both of which is happening in Kuching and is an event under the umbrella of What About Kuching 2018. It was an event which I had eyed upon since What About Kuching 2018 released their calendar of events.
This is a look at the behind the scenes of tuning the bamboo used by the Lun Bawang Bamboo Flute and Bass Band in Ba'kelalan.
This is about a bead exhibition by Sarawak's renowned fine artist, Ramsay Ong. This is a brief look at a different side of his art. After all, in Sarawak's Art Community, mention his name and immediately tree bark painting comes to mind.
This is a quick guide to Latak Waterfall in Lambir Hills National Park in Miri, Sarawak and is a popular day trip destination for locals and tourists. On hot warm weekends, a dip in Latak Waterfall provides a much needed relief from the hot weather.
This is a brief description of the Padawan Pitcher Plant Garden in Kota Padawan, which is about thirty minutes drive south of Kuching, Sarawak. It serves as a lovely introduction and an opportunity to have a closer look at the various types of pitcher plants found in Borneo, particularly in Sarawak.
Short review of Umgawa Zipline Eco Adventure Langkawi, Malaysia. For those seeking some adrenaline rush, this is a perfect half day tour to try out in Langkawi. Umgawa features 12 ziplines, one double zipline and three sky-bridges