Monday, November 13, 2006

A Bidayuh longhouse worth visiting

Nestled in the foothills of the Penris-sen Range, the Annah Rais Bidayuh village is worth a visit for an authentic longhouse experience.

The village, located deep in the Padawan sub-district near Kuching, is popular among tourists for its traditional architecture and lifestyle.

At its heart is a well-preserved longhouse built of wood and bamboo, which is home to about 120 families.

A spacious communal verandah runs through the length of the longhouse, its split-bamboo floor creaking every time someone walks along.

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