BRUNEI

This page collects our Travel Stories from Brunei.

Brunei officially the Nation of Brunei, the Abode of Peace, also commonly known as Brunei Darussalam, is a country located on the north coast of the island of Borneo in Southeast Asia. Apart from its South China Sea coast, it is completely surrounded by the Malaysian state of Sarawak. It is separated into two parts by the Sarawak district of Limbang.

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei – July 17, 2015: Façade of Omar Ali Saifuddien Mosque at sunset. The mosque unites Mughal architecture and Malay styles. It’s built in an artificial lagoon on the banks of the Brunei River at Kampong Ayer.

How is Brunei? – Ostentation, social control and petrol welfare

I wasn’t expecting much from the country when I arrived. My intention was to cross the northern part of Malay Borneo following the course of the rivers, from the very East part of the island to Kuching. And Brunei was there, halfway. I took a look at how was and what the country had to …

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