Globetrotters Lodge

Address: Lot 103, Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000, Malaysia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Lot 103, Gaya Street, Kota Kinabalu, is near Mount Kinabalu, Manukan Island, Sepilok Nature Resort / Orang Utan Sanctuary, and Kinabalu National Park.
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Travel Blogs from Kota Kinabalu

From Riches to Rags!

A travel blog entry by hortonsontour on Jul 07, 2015

17 photos

... proper’ Asia and Malay coast of Borneo. Some frantic emails and bank transfers followed whilst we waited for the plane to try and nail down the school places and somewhere to live in 6 weeks (!) and then onto the Air Asia flight.

We arrived in Kota Kinabalu and took the short drive to our hotel for the night. Oceania was actually really nice but just a place to get our head down before an early start and off up the coast for some beach side luxury.

New Speed Record...and another brush with death!

A travel blog entry by smallcatfun on Jul 04, 2015

34 photos

... sticky popcorn – getting quite a shock when I was expecting salty taste! Unfortunately, back at the marina some electricians were installing new flood lights and accidently put a couple 220V wires in series, spiking our boat with 440V of power. We were extremely lucky that at the time the only thing we had connected was the A/C – and even that was not running at the time. However, the power spike did fry both of our circuit boards on the A/C units.

Ginette and I ...

Sun & Sand

A travel blog entry by kenandallan on Feb 15, 2015

2 comments, 9 photos

... with a large soaker tub for two, double vanities and a separate toilet compartment and shower compartment each surrounded by walls of frosted glass. Aside from the large windows overlooking the sea, there are a number of other windows that look on to the jungle and glimpses of other parts of the bay. For resort amenities, there is a pleasant pool with a swim up bar, various beach lounger options with full drink and food service, a gym, a beautifully situated library,marine ...

KK Breakfast

A travel blog entry by peteandal on Dec 05, 2014

1 photo

We arrived into Kota Kinabalu in the north east region of Malaysian Borneo- Sabah. We caught a taxi from the airport to our hostel (RM30, about 6). Immediately everything appeared to be very green, spacious and the roads were thankfully not out of control like Manila! We arrived at our hostel Masada Backpackers. It was really clean and nice and it had breakfast included! An included breakfast is the one thing you really look for in a good hostel, not only ...

Pulling Tea and Dive Photos

A travel blog entry by dt_borneoblitz on Sep 24, 2014

8 photos

At the longhouse we had quite an evening of entertainment. The girls showed the traditional dance moves accompanied by the musicians. See Pip taking lethal aim and the blow dart in flight (photo courtesy of Dave C).

I quite liked drinking pulled tea. See the video for an expert demonstration on how to make it.

Then there's some dive photos. I love tropical sea diving; so warm, relaxing and you get to see so much.