EXPLORING TABIN By Jessica Yew, 7th July 2020 If I get to choose my spirit animal, it would be the gibbon. Their whooping calls are magic to my ears and I love nothing more than to watch them swing so effortlessly from tree to tree. The dramatic form of locomotion is called brachiating and it Read more about Exploring Tabin[…]
NATURE WONDERS TO WATCH AT HOME By Hannah Mohd, 26th April 2020 With the current situation all over the world, COVID-19 has changed our lives drastically, forcing us to remould our daily routines and cope by improvising to move forward. Many of us are now at home to stay safe and healthy, to flatten the Read more about Nature Wonders to Watch at Home[…]
STICKIES ADVENTURE IN OROU SAPULOT BY Hannah Mohd, 2nd March 2019 Every year, Sticky Rice Travel dedicates a time for all team members to take a short pause from work for a much needed break. Company trips are much-anticipated, as it is an opportunity where Stickies can gather and spend time going through fun and Read more about Stickies Adventure in Orou Sapulot[…]
Charles Ryan has been working and living in Borneo for over 11 years. Originally from the U.S., Charles arrived in Borneo in 2008 to work with rural communities creating alternatives to poaching and logging through forest restoration projects, capacity training and community tourism.
Hear about the experience our Director Jessica Yew-Sumarang had at the recent Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) Summit!
MAGnificent Maliau BY Magdalene Thien, 19 Sept 2019 It all started with a deep yearning for fernweh, a German word meaning an ache to get away and travel to a distant place, a feeling even stronger than wanderlust. I simply call it an “itch” to escape concrete buildings and day-to-day modernization – to smell the Read more about MAGnificent Maliau[…]
Where all the Birds Flock to in Sabah BY CASSEY ASHLEY SUA, 22 AUG 2019 Whether you’re a seasoned birder or you just enjoy pleasant surprises while out on a trek, Malaysian Borneo’s extensive fleet of birds is guaranteed to stir awe and imagination with vibrant colors, extraordinary calls, and intricate nest-architecture. From way up Read more about Where all the Birds Flock to in Sabah[…]
Camping in an Ancient Rainforest at Danum Valley Field Centre BY CASSEY ASHLEY SUA, 15 AUG 2019 The breeze of crisp morning air tickles your skin, the cool hues of the night make a gradient transition into warmer tones with the rising sun, and a harmonious ensemble of gibbon calls and chirping birds are what Read more about Camping in an Ancient Rainforest at Danum Valley Field Centre[…]
SRT Director, Jessica Yew-Sumarang is in the July edition of Prestige Malaysia Magazine alongside other Sabahan personalities.
Describing herself as a bright-eyed and idealistic individual, Jessica co-founded Sticky Rice Travel with Charles Ryan to not only connect like-minded individuals through crafting and delivering high-quality, responsible tourism programs but to also play a role in conservation and giving back to the community.
Her belief in investing in local talent knows no boundaries, providing everyone in Sticky Rice Travel with vast exposure and opportunities in order to raise the bar in the local industry and leaving a legacy that will inspire others in this notion as well.
Stickies Weekend Escape to Kudat BY CASSEY ASHLEY SUA, 15 JULY 2019 As our lady boss, Jess, often reminds us, “Too much time in the office makes one a dull and boring person.” So, the Stickies team decided to get out of the office and take a weekend road trip up north to the tip Read more about Stickies Weekend Escape to Kudat[…]
Open the doors to birding wonders with Sticky Rice Travel.