The Mark's Lodge
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The pictures really tell the storey of these amazing animals wild and native to Borneo .These Sun bears are all rescued from people who have kept them as pets from being a cute cub ,to growing into an animal that's is dangerous and has to be caged or chained up.
The bears are brought to Sepilok Sun bear habitat and once healthy they live in the jungle edge forage for food and ...
... which was really awesome in the moonlight. He explained that while the river is flooded that it's pretty hard to see crocodiles because the banks where they usually sit are underwater. We got back, had a couple of Grant's and cokes with our new American mate (Tom?), a Louisiana boy who studied Chinese history and now works at a craft beer house and brewery in Beijing. From there at about midnight I went to bed with an alarm set for 5:45 for our ...
... asked for directions. As expected, they told us that we had walked past our turning and needed to trek back 20 minutes. So we set off hoping to actually find our turning this attempt. 20 minutes later and on our last sip of water we approached the huge, visible sign for RDC. We had finally made it after an hour of searching! We must admit it was great to finally be where we wanted to be. We paid our admission (15 ringget, £2.74) and headed straight ...
... home after reading her book. We had to walk up 100 steps to her home, but John thought there were at least 199! We went to the Rotary lookout just near her home, which afforded a wonderful view over the Bay. Leaving here we headed to the St Michael's and All Angels church via the Clock Tower roundabout, that is no lounger working. We made a few wrong turns, where we passed the Christian Cemetery and the old Chinese Cemetery, that otherwise we would not have seen! We ...
... counted and set free on the beach. Their shell looked smooth, like leather. This particular batch was from a Green Turtle. They were so adorable and none of them really knew how to swim. The Reef Guardians told us that less than 1% of the turtles will survive.
We did not get to see a turtle laying her eggs. One of them came after midnight but for security reasons they do ...