Sunset of Kampung Ayer
Kampung Ayer ("Water Village") is certainly the most well-known of all attractions in the Brunei Darussalam. Made up of numerous communities, and home to some 30,000 people, the Kampung Ayer has been around for a very long time. When Antonio Pigafetta visited the country in the mid-16th century; Kampung Ayer was already a well-established, "home to some 25,000 families," according to Pigafetta. It was the hub for governance, business and social life in Brunei at that time.