Sensi Backpackers Hostel

Gaya Street, Lot No 103, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000, Malaysia | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Kota Kinabalu

Homeward Bound

A travel blog entry by johnnygoldfinch


... our luggage collection before serving us with coffee.
Airport transfer arrived 10 minutes early and within 30 minutes we were at the airport, luggage checked in and in the MAS Golden Lounge. Fingers crossed our hold luggage travels
home with us.
Mr John was right in coming to the airport early; we have had a thunder storm with some spectacular fork and sheet lightning. Would not have ...

Steamboat and BED

A travel blog entry by cramow

... the next meal out in a couple of weeks. Since all of us were together we had planned to go to the nightclub BED tonight so we picked up some beers from the local shop and had predrinks in the hotel room. We arrived to BED just after midnight and had a really good night. The highlight being me ending up on stage having a dance off with a couple of locals before then having to down two pints because the others had told everyone ...

A Bit of Down Time Today

A travel blog entry by johnnygoldfinch


Easter Saturday

Another fantastic sunrise this morning over Mount Kinabalu.
Someone seems to have made an impression on the Club Lounge staff; arriving for breakfast this morning it was Good Morning Mr John (no room number required). A little later himself
had placed his bread in the toaster when Liaw came over to him and said ...

Lie in!

A travel blog entry by cramow


Not much really to report today as been a pretty relaxed but boring day. After feeling drained due to the rafting yesterday I didn't wake up till 11 this morning but felt miles better for it. After getting ready we headed to sulia and the food court for lunch. We sat on the balcony overlooking the seafront as I enjoyed a chicken curry with udon noodles. We then spent a couple of ...

Stepping Back in Time on the North Borneo Railway

A travel blog entry by dreamchasers


... playing, and whistles were blown as the conductor yelled out "All Aboard!" when we left the station. Each passenger received a passport for the four hour journey, which was stamped by the train conductor as we approached each of the train's five districts. Throughout the journey passengers were seated in fan-cooled dining cars, and waited on eloquently.

Immediately upon departure, were were greeted with a beverage of iced lemon tea. Shortly after, we were ...

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This hostel, located on Gaya Street, Lot No 103, Kota Kinabalu, is near Mount Kinabalu, Manukan Island, Sepilok Nature Resort / Orang Utan Sanctuary, and Kinabalu National Park.
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4.00 of 5 stars Excellent