Balung River Eco Resort

Address: Tawau, Sabah, Malaysia | Hotel
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        Travel Blogs from Tawau

        Day 15 in Borneo - moving on from Danum Valley

        A travel blog entry by slicence on Nov 09, 2015

        ... us that 70% of this area of Borneo was dedicated to the growth and processing of palm oil. The trade appears to have destroyed large areas of forest but has also provided the local people with jobs and much needed wealth.

        We arrived at our hotel in Tawau in the evening and fell asleep pretty quickly, drained from the long car journey.

        So Long Malaysia!

        A travel blog entry by smallcatfun on Sep 03, 2015

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        ... on the boat. This portion of the trip will see us travel about another 1000 miles, and we intend to arrive in Davao in the middle of October, then travel by air to Vietnam to meet our friends for a break from the boat.

        The last portion of the Sail Malaysia rally was the least enjoyable so far for a number of reasons. Our hopes of reprovisioning once we exited the Kinabatangan River were dashed when we arrived in Dewhurst Bay only to find a small stilt village with no ...

        Local buses

        A travel blog entry by bubblyb23 on Jan 03, 2015

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        We started the day with the gong blasting out, then the morning boat ride. For the first time it did not rain, a bonus. Today we saw several probiscuis monkeys, more cheeky macaques, some hornbills and a few Eagles. The wild life here is truly amazing. Time to comeback for breakfast, I must say the food here is nothing to write home about. Today they gave us chips for breakfast along with fried eggs and frankfurter sausages. ...

        Crossing over

        A travel blog entry by s.lukaszewicz on Jun 25, 2014

        46 photos

        ... before..I was amazed, stunned and shocked. It was AWESOME.  Have you ever watched the movie Titanic? I know you did...It was exactly like in a scene where people were coming in on a ship...thousands of people, pushing, running...Monkeys!!! And I was one of them. I was going with the crowd..all confused but I needed it..i needed this action on my travel. If this is how locals travel..this is how I am going to travel!. I stepped in with my foot on a ...

        Borneo; proper planning prevents piss poor results

        A travel blog entry by jennystolborg on Apr 13, 2014

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        ... you call someone? help us out here lady! So eventually she called someone in her mainland office who recommends we go to the Danum Valley office in Tawau, which is not that far from Semporna and suck up to them big style in the hope they would take us on Saturday. Apparently its not possible to take yourself as you need park entrance permits and a bad ass, off road vehicle as its a 2hour drive down dirt tracks.This sounded a bit odd as the lonely planet says their ...

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        Jungle retreat
        Tawau, Malaysia
        Jungle retreat
        Tawau, Malaysia