History: The Sultanate of Brunei ruled Sarawak more than 200 years back but later handed it over to James Brooke, a British adventurer for helping the sultanate to maintain his sovereignty. James Brooke ruled the kingdom and made Kuching the headquarters and capital. The British ruled for 3 generations until the Japanese took over the region until September 1945 after which it was ceded to the British Crown. Sarawak became independent in 1963.
There are many things to see, do and explore in Kuching city. You can either explore on your own or book a tour to bring you around. Affordable accomodations are easily available in this Cat City.Â It ranges from 5 star hotel to bed and breakfast or homestay.Â Internet connections are easily accessible everywhere too.
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