Tourists for a day: Experiencing tourism in Brunei

Introduction t was March 2013, and Wajihah¬†came across a tourist at Brunei International Airport,¬†who was struggling to find out how to get to “Brunei national park” (which she found out was Ulu Temburong National Park). She accompanied the tourist to Bandar Seri Begawan, in search of accommodation in the capital, and information about travelling to […]

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner: Changing Air Travel [Video]

Open Brunei was invited by Royal Brunei Airlines (RB) to visit the Boeing Everett Factory, and see the Royal Brunei Airline’s Boeing 787 Dreamliners being assembled before they go into service later this year. Read the transcript here! Stay tuned for our upcoming posts, also about airlines and flying!

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Interview with Awang Mohamad Azmi: The Story of Mimit

“The Story of Mimit” was part of the “Spectacle: Art and Design Graduation Show 2013” 10-27 April 2013 at the Chancellor Hall, Universiti Brunei Darussalam. Awang Mohamad Azmi’s art installation utilises photo manipulation to transport himself into various pictures from his childhood. He trawled through photographs decades old, scanning them, selecting clothing to match, interacting […]

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Perspectives: Skin Colour in Brunei

In this post we look at attitudes towards skin colour in Brunei, from Tasya’s reflections on skin whitening, to Santika’s burgeoning interest on perceptions of skin colour, finally Columnist in his essay on binary oppositions and ideals.

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