The Palace Hotel Kota Kinabalu

No 1 Jalan Tangki, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100 , Malaysia | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $43.00

Travel Blogs from Kota Kinabalu

Journey to the Equator

A travel blog entry by trish.coverdale


... nice but the town was absolutely horrible! It had a bad feel to it and its the only place I have been to on my travels in Asia that I felt very uneasy. I never ventured outside my room after dark, talk about seedy! I felt very safe inside the hotel though. The people were very different, unfriendly and downcast. The buildings were....well hard to describe, so see the pictures! The seafront was a conglomerate of dirty local cafes invaded by very poor kids ...

It's the weekend!

A travel blog entry by cramow

... better than all the Malaysian doctors! We finished the training at 11 and somehow not a single patient had been admitted during the morning so we decided to leave and head to the canteen. We both had our usual fried chicken noodles and passionfuit ice tea. In the afternoon we headed to the beach and spent a few hours relaxing in the sun topping up the tan. As the clouds appeared around 4 we got the bus back to town ...

Lie in!

A travel blog entry by cramow


... he even paid for us! He dropped us back off at the hotel and has offered to meet up again in a couple of weeks to make sure we're getting on ok and not having any problems. Such a lovely man! A pretty boring but nice and relaxing day ready for the early start tomorrow back in the hospital I've also attached a couple of photos from the rafting yesterday...I'm the one flying out of the ...

Borneo, Malaysia

A travel blog entry by eschildermans


... and pushy taxi drivers trying to scam sleepy travellers coming off of long bus rides. Kudat was by far the friendliest and cleanest city, with its campaigns to keep it rubbish free and large park areas. One thing they all have in common are the conveniently placed KFC's. When a county is pork free I guess your best fast food option is fried chicken? My favourite bit of charm would have to be the different sculptures found in every round-about, ...

Gone Headhunting

A travel blog entry by sofiabennie


... as in Pompeii and Herculaneum. The culture is a stone age hunter gatherer culture living in caves working flint and obsidian etc into tools . It is theorized that in was through Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia that the Australian prehistoric peoples came down under.

It was a little unclear from the museum but the oldest dates I could find for Borneo was 20,000 B.C. These cultures were also stone age hunters and gatherers who lived in caves and worked ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on No 1 Jalan Tangki, Kota Kinabalu, is near Downbelow Marine & Wildlife Adventures, Manukan Island, Poring Hot Springs, and Turtle Island Park.
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