Category Archives: Malaysia

14 things I learned when I quit my job to travel the world

I found this article online and thought it appropriate for this site. I’ve taken the liberty of infusing my own insights. By Anisa Purbasari Two years ago, I made the decision to leave my job as a lawyer to travel … Continue reading

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Malaysia’s once-nomadic Penan caught between two worlds

Through eons spent roaming Borneo’s rainforests, Malaysia’s Penan people became supremely adapted to surviving, and thriving, in the wild. But that has left the Penan – keepers of a rapidly disappearing semi-nomadic culture – equally unprepared for the transition to a … Continue reading

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