Travel Blogs from Sipadan, Malaysia

Completely Different Level of Unbelievable, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Completely Different Level of Unbelievable

A travel blog entry by hewharris

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... hilt and one of them caught a video of me with the tornado of barracuda!  What a way to cap off my time in Malaysia.  I can honestly say that it felt like a David Attenborough special. I also need to give a thanks to Dave and his wife Caria ...

holy crap thats deep, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

holy crap thats deep

A travel blog entry by nealinthailand

so here i am in borneo and diving and diving and diving.  im gonna feel bad about going back to ko tao because the diving here is so much better.  sipidan is famous for its sea turtles and i sure havent been disappointed.  we pulled up to ...

Sipadan, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Sipadan

A travel blog entry by rayandpaul

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... belt first is going to enable you to get so much more out of the trip. It is not possible to stay on Sipadan any more, which although is unfortunate, if it means the island is protected, then it is entirely understandable. There is excellent ...

Day 114: Pulaus Sipadan and Mabul, Pulaus Sipadan and Mabul, Malaysia travel blog

Day 114: Pulaus Sipadan and Mabul

A travel blog entry by williampotter

... . They're wary but non-threatening in the daytime. Tonight I'm staying on Mabul, the first stop on the way to Sipadan. The friendly staff, unfortunately, feel the need to serenade all the guests with a many-versed song about Sipadan. It's charming at ...

Diving at the spectacular Sipadan, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Diving at the spectacular Sipadan

A travel blog entry by natandcraig

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... (in place due to the kidnapping threats!) Our dive master was a bit of a character and was a former Cockney policeman. Sipadan is really a destination for seasoned divers and the group we were with that day were made up of dive masters and instructors. I ...

Diving Turtle Tomb, Sipadan Island, Malaysia travel blog

Diving Turtle Tomb

A travel blog entry by therhodesies

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... Sipadan - Turtle Tomb With a little gently encouragement I had managed to arrange three out of the four days to be at Sipadan. Today was to be a little different however as along with two other divers; Anneka and Raffiel we had managed to talk ...

Sea Turtles, Mate, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Sea Turtles, Mate

A travel blog entry by akre

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... world - I decided that I really couldn't pass up going, although I haven't gone scuba diving in years. I went out to the island of Sipadan, a few dozen kilometers off of the coast.  We got in a bunch of dives, and it was crazy - I saw at least one ...

Dive time, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Dive time

A travel blog entry by craigandnat

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... offish to have some beginners on such an illustrious site and one guy even said to us "I did 200 dives before I came to Sipadan". Well the fact is that Sipadan isnt any more technically difficult than any normal dive, so I guess he should have made the ...

divers' paradise, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

divers' paradise

A travel blog entry by csimpson

... up for four days of world-class diving at Sipadan Island. A small speedboat with two enormous engines whisks us off to Sipadan Kapalai Dive Resort, a luxurious divers' oasis of private wooden chalets and boardwalks built on stilts above a sandy atoll ...

Turtles and Barracudas and Sharks (oh my!), Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Turtles and Barracudas and Sharks (oh my!)

A travel blog entry by annandrewabroad

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6 hours after we finally hit the sack, we met up with the diving shop to take the speedboat to SIpadan. Very soon after we had arrived and had breakfast at the main meet up point, before kitting out and setting off for the first of our dives. Swimming ...

Diving Malaysia's only oceanic Island..., Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Diving Malaysia's only oceanic Island...

A travel blog entry by seanlangwade

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... passed my exams and became an officialy qualified PADI diver (lar de dar) we set sail on an early morning boat to reach Sipadan, Malaysia only oceanic Island. The dive was amazing. It was my first open water dive without being supervised and i loved it. ...

Scuba Diving Sipadan, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Scuba Diving Sipadan

A travel blog entry by carbonelli

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... 't know how else to describe it. I would say my four dives there are comparable to the four days I spent on safari in Kenya. Sipadan is a tiny island off the coast of Borneo, but its much further out then its sister island Mabul. While Mabul is still on ...

Arriving in Paradise Kapalai Sipadan Dive Resort, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Arriving in Paradise Kapalai Sipadan Dive Resort

A travel blog entry by heather555

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"Rated amond the worl'ds top five dive sites, Pulau Sipadan fringed with white and sandy beaches, the island is surrounded by a stunning coral reef temming with over 3,000 species of marine life, including colorful butterflyfish, angelfish, and bright ...

Underwater to get out of the rain, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Underwater to get out of the rain

A travel blog entry by t_rev1980

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... of the top spots in the world for diving: Sipadan Island. Over the course of a few days I did 6 dives in the area, 3 at Sipadan Island, 2 at Mabul Island, and 1 at Kapalai Island. What an amazing place to go dive! Sipadan is famous for its beautiful wall ...

Supreme Diving at Sipidan, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Supreme Diving at Sipidan

A travel blog entry by pilgrim143

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So of to Tawau in a shared minivan which eventually left with 3 of us in. Virtually personal service in a van set for 8. A kamikaze driver again though and the run was done in 4.5 hours - Liz sat in front, I didn't look much. Unfortunately this was ...

Beste duikdag ooit, Sipadan!, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Beste duikdag ooit, Sipadan!

A travel blog entry by timvanslooten

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... gelopen, dat is de plek waar we het duiken voor Sipadan had geboekt. Het boeken voor deze duik was nog een behoorlijke klus. Sipadan is nu een beschermd natuurgebied, en het aantal duikers per dag is nu beperkt tot 120 duikers per dag. Dit is niet altijd ...

Diving at Pulau Sipadan - Day 1, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Diving at Pulau Sipadan - Day 1

A travel blog entry by heather555

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... locations in the world....we had to check it out! We decided stupidly to get on teh 5:30AM dive the next morning to SIPADAN.  That night storms had hit hard.  The stilt house was swaying...our shutters weren't closed that night so Jeff had ...

Photos, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Photos

A travel blog entry by karen.kwok

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Sipadan underwater ...

Sipadan Island, Borneo, Malaysia, Sipadan, Borneo, Malaysia travel blog

Sipadan Island, Borneo, Malaysia

A travel blog entry by phlegmorph

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Sipadan Island!!, Sipadan Island, Malaysia travel blog

Sipadan Island!!

A travel blog entry by jodieandmatt

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In and around Semporna there is one word that is on everybodys lips.  Sipadan.  Just mention the word "Sipadan" in a room full of divers and see what happens.  Sipadan Island is on the top of most divers wish lists, and for good ...

Sipadan Island, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Sipadan Island

A travel blog entry by weisheng83

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Sipadan, Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Sipadan

A travel blog entry by zer0433

... dives) then one island (Mabul or Kapalai) dive plus optional house reef dives (although ilacked the energy for these!).   Sipadan was just amazing - the island rises up from the depths in the middle of the ocean with vertical walls up to 200m ...

Diving in Sipadan !! YipeEe!!, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Diving in Sipadan !! YipeEe!!

A travel blog entry by xuanargi

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... Island): 7th Dive : Baraccuda Point (Sipadan Island): 8th Dive : West Ridge (Sipadan Island): 9th Dive : Baraccuda Point (Sipadan Island): 10th Dive : Northern Point (Sipadan Island): 11th Dive : Baraccuda Point (Sipadan Island): 12th Dive : Drop ...

Diving Sipadan, Mabul/Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Diving Sipadan

A travel blog entry by the_floyds

The time had finally come for the much debated and very expensive trip to dive Sipadan, a top 5 world dive site off the North eastern side of Borneo. On the plane we were befriended by a supet keen Aussie diver who latet turned out to be an ardent admirer ...

Animal Paradise - Diesmal unter Wasser, Sipadan Island, Malaysia travel blog

Animal Paradise - Diesmal unter Wasser

A travel blog entry by andreasontour

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hallo, War also vorgestern und gestern auf Sipadan Island ( 2 Tagestouren, uebernachtung nicht mehr moeglich). Diese sehr kleine Insel zaehlt zu den 5 besten Tauchrevieren weltweit. Und das hat man schon beim schnorcheln (Sonntag) bemerkt - tausende ...

Feb 29, 2012, Pulau Sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Feb 29, 2012

A travel blog entry by asiawaldek

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Diving adventure starts........, Palua Sipadan, Mabul, Kapalai, Malaysia travel blog

Diving adventure starts........

A travel blog entry by divingaddict

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... White tip sharks and turtles were plenty too. Really love Sipadan so much, felt like giving up on Tioman and Aur but then Sipadan is not cheap..... In the evening, we joined a group of divers and went to Mabul Water Village to find the mandarin ...

SIPADAN!, Sipadan Island, Malaysia travel blog

SIPADAN!

A travel blog entry by nluz00

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... of jacks and barracudas, and of course just a wonderful underwater topography and coral life. I would definitely recommend a trip to Sipadan for any diver. I was actually surprised at the amount of people I met that were travelling all the way there with ...

Diving at Sipadan Island, sipadan, Malaysia travel blog

Diving at Sipadan Island

A travel blog entry by paulr2804

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Smelly. Dirty. stayed at holiday Dive inn. Good.  Sipadan island diving 2 days Rain overnight meant visibility not great. Maybe 15m. Saw numerous turtles sharks rhass barracuda ...

Duiken op Sipadan Island, Sipadan Island, Malaysia travel blog

Duiken op Sipadan Island

A travel blog entry by antoinette-reis

... door). Heel bijzonder wereldje en vooral superrelaxed! Bovendien was het eiland bevolkt door giga duikfanaten, die 'de laatste week Sipadan' wilden meemaken, dat ook een bijzonder sfeertje met zich meebracht.Je kunt je wellicht voorstellen dat tegen deze ...