Travel Blogs from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia

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Kota Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Kota Kinabalu

A travel blog entry by leeandcathy

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Tues Sep 14th - Day 132 The overnight arrival of several gallons of lactic acid to our limbs lead to a day of restricted movement. We swapped the Daya Hotel for the cheaper Pantai Inn, and explored a little of downtown KK in a kind of constipated ...

Off to Borneo for new adventures, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo, Brunei travel blog

Off to Borneo for new adventures

A travel blog entry by roseyben

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... them I realized they cost 7 quid!! We eventually boarded the plane and head off into blue sky for the 2 hour flight to Kota Kinabalu, Borneo. Coming in to land was beautiful as we flew down the coast and at one point I thought we were going to ...

Take Me Higher..., Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Take Me Higher...

A travel blog entry by shaunduvall

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Tuesday 28th September 2004 6.30am my alarm was set for, to catch my 9.50 flight from KL international airport, 45 miles away. I awoke to the alarm, well, an alarm - somebody else's alarm to be precise, in another room, at 8.00am - I now have 65 ...

Touching God, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Touching God

A travel blog entry by hodge

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Today I completed my greatest achievement of my trip so far, climbing Mount Kinabalu...the highest mountain in SE Asia at a whopping 4101m high. I started of the first day meeting my guide (Jomus), with not so early start of 8am....buy the time we got ...

Mountain Mania, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Mountain Mania

A travel blog entry by richandvic

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... took us to go up. The sign below shows the record times for climbing the mountain - to the top and back!!! We returned to Kota Kinabalu and got an early night! PADI OPEN WATER DIVE COURSE One evening off and it was back to work (well, not like ...

And into Malaysia, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

And into Malaysia

A travel blog entry by petef1

... was ready to move on. I did take in the local museum and engage in my customary city walk but the reason to come to Borneo isn't exactly for its urban attractions. One thing that has struck me very quickly is how friendly Malaysians are. Plenty make the ...

settling back into the swing of things...., Kota Kinabalu, Sabah (Malaysian Borneo), Malaysia travel blog

settling back into the swing of things....

A travel blog entry by jamesemorrow

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...  sensibilities, at least, were extended with my few days in Singapore, upon return to Asia (no pasties though). So to arrive at Kota Kinabalu is to return to what I - over the past 5 months, at least - am used to. NO, this is not a ...

Jungle boogie, Sabah, Malaysian Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Jungle boogie

A travel blog entry by ashley_and_erik

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... from our Swedish mates once again heading off in separate directions, them to the scuba diving paradise of Sipadan, and us to Kota Kinabalu, where we thought we were gonna climb the mountain.  Yeah, we didn't. Instead we spent a few days ...

Borneo, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Borneo

A travel blog entry by prooke

... - orangutans, proboscis monkeys, macaques, Asian elephants and exotic birds. We started in the Northern State of Sabah, staying in the Capital Kota Kinabalu and then flying west to visit Sukau and the Danum Valley. The thing about rainforests is that ...

Mount Kinabalu, Sabah (Malaysian Borneo), Malaysia travel blog

Mount Kinabalu

A travel blog entry by nixchambers

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After arriving in Kota Kinabalu we headed for Kinabalu National Park - Malaysia's first World Heritage Site, and the home of Mount Kinabalu - at 4,095m, Southeast Asia's highest peak. We arrived just in time for an amuzing yet informative "climbers' ...

Borneo!, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Borneo!

A travel blog entry by joannec

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... fried egg and smoked salmon (an interesting combination) muffin which cheered me up!  Flight finally took off and I got to Kota Kinabalu (known as KK) and to the hostel I had selected from the LP with no problem.  Hostel seemed decent enough, ...

Adventurous nature lover's paradise, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah (Borneo), Malaysia travel blog

Adventurous nature lover's paradise

A travel blog entry by gojoadventures

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Staying at Akinabalu Youth Hostel , planning to try to get ourselves to Mount Kinabalu tonight, to start the 2 day climb to the top by tomorrow. We plan to try to stay at one of the Sutera Sanctuary Lodges , hoping they have room for last minute ...

Climbing Mt. Kinabalu, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Climbing Mt. Kinabalu

A travel blog entry by katiemcd

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... . Climbed through the night to arrive at the summit for sunrise. The view was unreal, but my muscles were hating me by the end of the descent. We then found an island just outside of Kota Kinabalu where we spent a few days recovering on the ...

The wonder of the Kadazan lady, KK, Sabah  Malaysia  North Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

The wonder of the Kadazan lady

A travel blog entry by bchris

Just getting ready for my trip the the Philippines on Monday now. Met a sound Canadian lad called Loughlin & had a few beers with him the other night. Yesterday I took 2 hour bus trip to Kinabulu National Park to see the mountain. When I arrived it ...

Borneo, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Borneo

A travel blog entry by janez-maja

... vozovnico nazaj. Vse ostalo je predmet vecmesecnih vnaprejsnjih rezervacihj. Konkretneje. Ce zelis na glavno atrakcijo tega konca- gora Kota kinabalu (4088m) si moras zorganizirati 3 mesece vnaprej, ce zelis v dzuglo do orangutanov nekaj manj... Tako ...

Sabah in Borneo, Sabah in Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Sabah in Borneo

A travel blog entry by garethandanna

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Borneo, Malaysia, Kota Kinabalu, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Borneo, Malaysia

A travel blog entry by adrian.gfc

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... on 16th December, to Kuala Lumpur (KL), the capital city of Malaysia, just changed planes & finally arrived in Borneo. We were staying in Kota Kinabalu (KK), in the State of Sabah - this was my 2nd trip to the fantastic Island. It was hot, humid, ...

There's no bore in Borneo, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

There's no bore in Borneo

A travel blog entry by willpotter

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... , we eventually got a connecting flight to Borneo. We met up with Beck (Clarke and Jaye's sister) and got a taxi into the centre of Kota Kinabalu, so that they could easily get a bus to Mount Kinabalu the next day for their climb. We slept for a while and ...

Philippinesa disaster, KK, Sabah  Malaysia  North Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Philippinesa disaster

A travel blog entry by bchris

The Philippines trip was cut short. I just didn't feel safe there at all. Got done out of money twice, followed once & latched on to a million times. I just couldn't be bothered with the crap. Highlight was probably the zoo. The animals weren't ...

I'm Back In KK, KK, Sabah, Malaysia, North Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

I'm Back In KK

A travel blog entry by bchris

Scepilock was good. The Orangs were quite something. I got attacked by two Makats. I looked one of them in the eyes and he lashed out. I was only told after it that you never look them directly in the eyes. You would have thought that they would ...

Resting in Paradise, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Resting in Paradise

A travel blog entry by yvonne-richard

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Arrived here on Raya Island just off Kota Kinabulo, Malaysia, after 36 hours travelling and missing one night of sleep.  This is one of the main reasons why it's better to travel when you're young!!  It's really taken it's toll on us so we're ...

Island Hopping             Manukan / Sapi, KK, Sabah  Malaysia  North Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Island Hopping Manukan / Sapi

A travel blog entry by bchris

Up 6.30 today to make my way to the ferry terminal for a bit of island hopping. The boat left around 8.45 to Manukan and then around 1.00 to Sapi. We left Sepi around 3 ish and made our way back. I was very tired today and really just wanted to ...

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