Reisgidsen over Borneo in het Engels

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Birds of Borneo

Vogelgids Birds of Borneo Sabah, Sarawak, Brunei and Kalimantan | Struik

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The island of Borneo is one of the world's biodiversity hotspots and a birdwatcher's paradise. Many of its species are rainforest specialists, but such a large island also has widely different habitats attracting a surprisingly wide range of avian visitors. Of particular interest are the more than 30 species that are endemic to Borneo (i.e., found nowhere else in the world). 252 of Borneo's most interesting and spectacular birds are featured in this concise and easy-to-use guide, each species illustrated in full colour and with key information on identification, habitat and distribution. This new edition is fully updated with all the latest names and recently recognised species.

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Borneo Bradt

Reisgids Borneo | Bradt
Straddling the equator, Borneo is the third largest island in the world. Largely covered in rainforest, with a magnificent coastline, it is easy to see what attracts visitors. Comprised of Sabah, Sarawak and Brunei, Borneo's unique biodiversity and cultural kaleidoscope appeals to both adventurers and those looking for a unique cultural experience. Updated throughout, this revised guide caters for all with information on how to trek through one of the region's national parks, catch a glimpse of an orang-utan, spend the night in a longhouse, or shop in the bustling markets. From the highlands and islands of Sabah and Sarawak, to the mosques and mysticism of the Sultanate of Brunei, Borneo is a mesmerizing mix of cultures, endangered animals, tropical rainforest and carnivorous plants. This new edition of "Borneo" provides the most comprehensive information available on the island, from its ethnographic and natural history, to accommodation and tours.
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Borneo Culture Shock

Borneo Culture Shock! Survival guide to customs and etiquettes

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Borneo Culture Shock A Survival Guide to Customs and Etiquette explains the customs, tarditions and social and business etiquettes of Sabah, Sarawak and Kalimantan
The practical information with the real-life insights and cultural know-how that can make the difference between business success and failure.
-Insights into local culture and traditions
-Advice on adapting into local environment
-Help with language and communication
-Tips on how to get the most out of you travel experience

CultureShock! Borneo gives you a fun-filled and thorough crash course on how to live and work in this slice of the East. Packed with useful and insightful tips, this book will guide you on how to deal with cultural barriers, relate with the various groups, and fit into the intricate society. Learn how weddings, births, and funerals are observed by the different ethnic groups and how you can participate meaningfully in them.
Understand the strong family bonds in most Borneo families and how they affect all areas of life, starting with the extremely complicated name system and forms of address. This book also covers practical matters such as finding a suitable home and understanding the work environment. CultureShock! Borneo is the essential guide that will benefit anyone who wants to survive and succeed in the exotic land of Borneo.

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Borneo Footprint

Reisgids Borneo | Footprint Handbook

The vast, jungle-covered island of Borneo, the third largest in the world, has always held a fascination for Western travellers. This was where head-hunters ran wild and which, according to romantic myth, was rich in gold and diamonds. Today's attractions are of a different kind: trekking through pristine national parks; whitewater rafting on tropical rivers; and some of the very best dive sites in the world. This new addition to the acclaimed Footprint stable is up-to-date and packed with information and recommendations of where to stay and eat; from native longhouses to six –star hotels. Places to visit and how to get around, as well as a comprehensive background section to help you understand the island's rich and diverse culture.

The third largest island in the world, largely jungle-covered and still relatively undiscovered, it's easy to see what attracts adventurous travellers to Borneo. With its numerous pristine national parks, some of the world's best dive sites, unique flora and fauna (including of course the Orangutan) this is one of the world's last frontiers. Footprint's 3rd edition Borneo Handbook has been fully revised and updated to help travellers get the very most from their trip, with detailed listings on where to eat, sleep and play, great maps to show how to get around, plus a fantastic background and history section all helping visitors get to grips with the island's rich and diverse culture.