Kuching City in Malaysia

Kuching, the capital of the Malaysian state of Sarawak on Borneo island, is a bustling and diverse city of old colonial buildings and modern skyscrapers. Along its river Waterfront Sarawak food vendors, crafts shophouses and a promenade overlooking the 19th century sale sites are: the Astana, the former palace of white rajah and Fort Margherita, built to thwart hackers.






Once the capital of the White Rajah of Sarawak, now with a population of about 600,000, Kuching is small enough to go in but interesting enough to keep you there for several days, and a good base for exploring Sarawak. It is safe and relatively clean. The name of the city, Kuching, is probably derived from the Malay word kucing, meaning cat. Most locals refer to Kuching as the "Cat City" but it probably comes from the Chinese word for a port ( "cochin") in connection with the mata kucing Malay name (cat eye) for the longan fruit, a popular shopping item. Verbal sources of local history: "It was a small tributary of the river named Sungei Sarawak Kuching For this current was that Kuching but his name has the power and it was filled overbuilt ..." People are proud of Kuching be the cleanest city in Malaysia and their different cultures, which made for a completely different experience of the west Malaysia.

History of Kuching 

Sarawak was part of the Sultanate of Brunei 200 years ago, but to help suppress a rebellion as a reward, it was the British adventurer James Brooke ceded who reigns as his personal kingdom. Kuching was made his capital and headquarters. The Management Brooke received protectorate status under the rule of Rajah Charles Brooke and was placed behind the Indian Rajs and Princes. The Brooke family ruled Sarawak until the Japanese occupation in December 1941st

Kuching was handed over to the Japanese forces December 24, 1941, and Sarawak was part of the Japanese Empire for three years and eight months until the official Japanese surrender 11 September 1945 on the ship of the Australian Navy HMAS Kapunda at Kuching. operated from March 1942, the Japanese have a POW and civilian internee camp at Batu Lintang, 5 km (3 ml) outside Kuching.

After the end of World War II, the third last Rajah, Sir Charles Vyner Brooke Sarawak joined to the British Crown in 1946 Sarawak and the British Commonwealth fought an "Undeclared War" with Indonesia Sarawak to avoid being absorbed into Sukarno Indonesia. The British gave Sarawak independence in 1963 and together with North Borneo, Sabah, and Singapore, Malaysia helped form 16 September 1963 in Singapore an independent nation in 1965th

People of Kuching 

Kuching is proud to be one of the most multi-ethnic cities in Malaysia. The Chinese speak Hokkien, Hakka, and Foochow. Other notable groups "dialect" among the Chinese understand Cantonese, Teochew, Hainanese and Heng Hua. The Malays, consisting of natives and migrants from Kuching neighboring Indonesia, form only a little while IBAN accounts for less of the population that the Chinese about 5% of the population. There are also migrants of Indian origin who have lived in Kuching for many decades. The Indians are divided equally among the Tamils, Sikhs, and Punjabis. The others are other indigenous peoples, especially Bidayuhs settlers Melanaus, Javanese and Orang Ulu. What makes Kuching city unique from other towns in Sarawak is, Kuching city population does not reflect the true demography of the whole Sarawak.

Most people of Chinese descent live in South Kuching area, like Padungan and Pending. Malay mostly live in the northern region and Kuching are evenly distributed Kuching South zone. Other breeds such as Iban, Bidayuh, Orang Ulu and Melanau are uniformly distributed in Padawan and some in the south and north of Kuching. Indian communities of Tamil origin living mainly in Batu Lintang and Gita area, while Javanese communities mostly live at Mile 20 Kuching-Serian Road, Rantau Panjang (Batu Kawa) and Kg. Kolong in Matang.

Climate fo Kuching 

Kuching enjoys the sunshine throughout the year, like any other tropical cities. Rains and heavy showers occur occasionally. Always by precipitation and monsoon Hail can sometimes happen in Kuching. But strong winds, tremors, and heavy thunderstorms are very unlikely. It is recommended to visit Kuching during the hot season from March to October every year. Monsoon season occurs typically from November to February. However, the monsoon does not hinder the activities of tourists.



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