Rate this post July 2, 2019 KUCHING: For the first time ever, Spirit of the Hornbills will bring their vibrant, unique cultural dance to this year Rainforest World Music Festival. It is a dance academy that teaches Dayak traditional dance, through their unique passion and enthusiasm in dancing, headed by Chief Siti Habibah and Apriyadi […]

Polynesian Rhythm at RWMF

Rate this post June 10, 2019 RWMF 2019 is proud to present two very similar cultures but very different acts from the most South-eastern point of Oceania, the Chilean island of Rapa Nui and the South-western Pacific nation of Aotearoa (the Maori name for New Zealand). There is always a ripple of excitement going through […]

Food Haven Ipoh: Simply The Best

Rate this post By Vishnu Krishnan The homely town of Ipoh is on the verge of major development and expansion, but the fragments of its rustic charm still remain, namely within the old school buildings and authentic local cuisines which many argue are simply the best. The dish most synonymous with Ipoh is their nga […]

Tracing history

Rate this post The Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah Mosque is a country’s largest mosque and a second largest in South-East Asia after Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia. — ROUWEN LIN/The Star THE day started splendid and early; maybe a small too early for a United Federation of Travel Agents’ Association (UFTAA) association delegates. The […]

High on adrenaline

Rate this post Wet thrills : The jet vessel at Taupo’s Huka Falls in New Zealand skips and lurches opposite the Waikato stream with a array of sharp 360° spins, before darting close to a Falls themselves. New Zealand is ideal for thrill-seeking backpackers who can select between flying, falling, jumping, spinning and floating … […]