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1st floor, No 106 / 108, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88000, Malaysia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 1st floor, No 106 / 108, 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

    Sleep. Eat. Gym. Repeat.

    A travel blog entry by wdenehan on Aug 26, 2014

    1 photo

    ... to a swamp of elephant-grey, overcast cloud. We retired to the apartment for more siesta time; we needed to conserve energy with another gym session ahead of us! Said session and the obligatory warm down swim passed without incident. We sought pastures new again for dinner and stumbled upon another local jewel, this one with excellent chicken and sports (ok it was badminton) on the ...

    Into the Countryside

    A travel blog entry by jeffwill on Jul 15, 2014

    8 photos

    ... source, a source of income as well as a travel route. We were taken up the river to another smaller village in which half of the stilt house built in the water had been abandoned and the people were living on the shoreline in newer houses. These people origins were originally from the Philippines and moved south to seek better fishing opportunities. We finished off the touring ...

    Journey to the Equator

    A travel blog entry by trish.coverdale on May 13, 2014

    1 comment, 58 photos

    ... as I cycled because I was stopped by so many people and somehow ended up in a house, sitting on the floor teaching English to 8 lovely young students, their maths teacher and their mother! I can't get over how polite these Muslim people are, we did have such a giggle together too. I eventually made it to the beach (passing stilt houses and an amazing hairdressers in a wooden hut on the roadside) about 4km out of town. Ah, peace and solitude at last?...no chance! ...

    Day 256 - Cooking Class / Classe de Cuina

    A travel blog entry by wanvigdot on Apr 25, 2014

    37 photos

    ... i gambes seques fermentades. Ens seguia un grup d’agents de viatge i fotōgrafs japonesos fent fotos i prenent nota de tot el que fčiem. Es veu que volen fer uns catālegs per vendre aquesta activitat que fem a turistes japonesos que puguin estar-hi interessats.


    Last Hotel of the Holiday Shangri-La Tanjung Aru

    A travel blog entry by johnnygoldfinch on Apr 23, 2014

    3 comments, 3 photos

    ... luggage arrived we unpacked and took a wander to re-aqu ourselves with the resort. We also went to see the Concierge to book our trip to the sister hotel (Rasa
    Ria) to see the Orangs on Friday afternoon. Then off to the Jetty to find out about return boat trips to the islands; hopefully we can do that tomorrow morning.
    Back to the room to freshen up; then off to see the sunset from the garden.
    Now in the Club Lounge; Mr John ...