Today’s orchid of the day is one we found abundantly on the rocky plateau of Bako National Park. The habitat here is karangas or heath forest with very little soil and scrub dominated by Erica species. The small trees had a number of Dendrobium and bulbophyllum species but Bromheadia finlaysonianum is a terrestrial with […]
When at the Cultural Village today we had the fortune to bump into our third primate, a Long Tailed Macaque. This one is a male!
A few of us finished another amazing day with a visit to the laundrette. With a range of colours and whites all heading into one machine it was decided two .. or even three washers on at the same time was the best idea. Sorting clothes for tumble drying a bit concerning at first but […]
Tonight we ate seafood by the sea, with Bako across the bay on the horizon. We all tried Jellyfish and Joe liked it the most. Ed J is a massive fan of prawns and Issy loves crab soup. Tallis had another birthday cake, this time made of water melon slices.
After working at MRSM we visited the Sarawak Cultural Village to learn about the traditions of Sarawak’s diverse ethnic groups. A fascinating visit included a show where Issy took to the stage and did us all proud. interesting conversations with the Director as well. Plans are now underway for a native orchid walk with information […]