All Hail Sarawak Laksa!

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Your favourite Sarawak dish was just crowned the Best Asian Food by TasteAtlas, with a score of 4.8 out of 5 stars. With such a recognition, we now know why the late Anthony Bourdain called Sarawak Laksa “The Breakfast of the Gods” and he's absolutely right. TasteAtlas, the world's first interactive food map, describes dishes and ingredients from all over the world. The platform allows users to search by ingredient, place or dish, providing a ...

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A Sarawak longhouse experience

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  Leave the hustle and bustle of city life behind and experience living with the indigenous people of Sarawak. Replace hot hotel showers with cool and refreshing river dips. Forget artificial air-conditioners as you enjoy the cool and fresh air of the natural surroundings. Get connected to nature as you embark on an authentic Sarawak longhouse experience. Sarawak is truly a celebration of different cultures. Malaysia’s larg...

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Notice of STB office closure

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Sarawak dragon boats roar

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STB reaches out to German market at FVW 3rd Virtual Counter Days Show 2021

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KUCHING, 31st August 2021 – Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) will be participating in the FVW 3rd Virtual Counter Days Show 2021 along with its industry partners, aiming to ensure the Sarawak brand remains visible and to shift travel agents’ focus to Sarawak as a preferred tourism destination.  Running from 31st August- 2nd September, the B2B virtual travel trade fair event, organised by FVW Median GmbH in Germany, will bring together several t...

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Explore Sarawak’s Sape and Music

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There was once a traditional healer whose wife fell ill. In a dream, the healer was told to carve out a piece of tree and string it with pineapple fibres. He was instructed to use this newly crafted musical instrument to play tunes for his wife to aid her healing. He did exactly that once he awoke and miraculously his wife got well. This is the story of the birth of Sape (Bornean boat lute), one of Sarawak’s best known traditional musical instrum...

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