Longhouse Touring In Kapit

The express boat that runs between Belaga and Kapit is apparently nicknamed the flying coffin on account of its long, thin shape and not because it causes slow death to every single one of your nerve endings with its brutal air conditioning. They do leave the door open though so you're free to wander out [...]

A Socially Awkward Guide To Visiting Longhouses

Over breakfast we attempted to gather our lady balls. Fucking hell, mate, this ticked all of my anxiety boxes. Walking into a village and descending on a longhouse unannounced with no one who speaks the local language? Potentially being confronted by several strangers who may or may not want us there regardless of the tooth [...]

Getting From Bintulu To Belaga

You've got to get a 4WD into Belaga if you're heading in from Bintulu, you need to be a little bit time rich and there's no other option, fourby is where it's at. I searched all over the Interwebs to try and find out exactly where we could locate one of these elusive vehicles but [...]