Sunday, July 12, 2015

Lambir Hills National Park, Latak Waterfall Exploration with Wilson Chin at Miri, Borneo

This is the Lambir Hills National Park, I visited the place 2 years ago (click to read), and last trip I did not went to any of the waterfall, but just to the summit. And this trip is a bit relax, as I take my time to explore around, and chilling at the famous Latak Waterfall.

Its just an easy 20 minutes trek from the Park HQ, when my brother and I reached the waterfall, we saw the tall waterfall with little amount of water flowing down. I guess this might be due to the dry season.

The Borneo Explorer - Wilson Chin

Saturday, July 04, 2015

Rafflesia Route at Begu Village, Borneo, Sarawak

The Rafflesia route at Begu village, its a long and narrow ride this morning. Saw this signboard and plan to go in and have a look.
A lot of mosquitoes
20150602_093944_Richtone(HDR)wtmkToday is not our lucky day, cause not the booming season for the Rafflesia flower. We just have to try our luck next timekidding_18wtmk
The Borneo Explorer - Wilson Chin

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Golden Beach, Telaga Air Village with Wilson Chin


This is the Telaga Air, the Sibu river flows into the South China Sea. It was a hot Saturday, and I'm here to get the contact details on how to get to the Sampadi Island.
This is the Golden Beach, its situated It is located approximately 10 minutes drive away from the Telaga Air fishermen village, and about 35 minutes away drive from Kuching City

The Satang Island can be view from the beach, I went to the Satang island before. Always plan to go back there agian, maybe a camping trip to the island.
A nice place for picnic, or camping.
The water mix with some mud, not very clean. A construction company plans to develop this place, to build villas here and sell to the public. It will be good to be able to own a house near the beach, just that this place is too far away from Kuching city. 

Sunday, June 07, 2015

Tanjung Datu, Borneo Sarawak. Post 2 of 2

Watch my Tanjung Datu Exploration Trip documentary:

Day two at Tanjung Datu

Tanjung Datu may be the smallest of Sarawak’s National Parks, at just under 14 sq km, but it is also one of the most beautiful.
Along the coast line, there are a few sea turtle trails, they dug holes to lay their eggs. The park are running the Turtle Project all year long, and the rangers will collect the egg, record it down, and put in here to make sure that the eggs are safe. After the hatching are born, they will release it back to the sea.
The Kuching Adventure Team, on day two we are going to the Pasir Antu Laut Trail a 2.7KM passes parallel to the beach and through foreshore vegetation, to Tanjung Antu Laut, a picturesque beach where a clear freshwater streams flow around big polished granite boulders into the ocean. The trail then turns inland, and back through mixed dipterocarp forest, crossing several small creeks and ending back at park HQ.

After I reached the beach, was impress on how clean the water is here. Its cleaner than the one we saw at the park HQ.
The sea water are too attractive, and I just take off my shoes and deep my foot in the water.
4 baby sharks swim around the coast, so I'm trying my luck to take their picture, but can't get a good one. If I bring my polarize filter lens I will be able to take clear shoot of the baby shark.
This is the park HQ in the Talang Besar island, as this is a restricted area specially for authorize person only. This island is specially for sea turtle to go lay eggs.
Sea turtle swiming slowly to the Talang Talang Besar Island to lay egg, good luck turtle, wishing you all the best!!!
The Talang Talang Besar Island, this is a national park. But its a restricted area, and its mainly for sea turtle to come here to lay eggs. What the forestry did is good, this can prevent people to come and steal the eggs, and endanger the sea turtle population.
This is the Talang Talang Kecil island, just opposite the Talang Besar island. I heard its also a restricted area, and reserve for sea turtle to lay their eggs.

Read More of my exploration to Tanjung Datu National Park
Tanjung Datu Exploration, post 1 of 2
Tanjung Datu Exploration, post 2 of 2

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