Proboscis Lodge Bukit Melapi

Sukau, Sandakan, Sabah, 90000, Malaysia | Lodge
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These Are The Days Of Lasers In The Jungle

A travel blog entry by mynameisden on Jul 16, 2014

2 comments, 10 photos

... journey home. A crack of lightening and an immediate roll of thunder told us we were directly under the storm. It had suddenly got very dark, and then the engine failed…



We had left Howard’s place, Tampat Do Aman, on Thursday 10th July under a veil of tears. Rana was distraught to be leaving H and all the other staff who made such a fuss of her, and Kier was brewing a stomach bug, which manifested itself violently in the taxi ...

Zombie Orangutans and Rainforests

A travel blog entry by almightyg73 on Jul 13, 2014

23 photos

... production in the world and that is also massively evident when you look at how much has been cleared on the South of the island. We all use palm oil on a daily basis without even realsing it. It's in most food products but labelled as vegetable oil as opposed to palm oil. It's also used in most household products as well from soaps and shampoos to cleaning products. Anyway back to the Orangutans.

We arrived nice and early to catch the morning feeding at ...

Borneo- Hanging with Orangutans

A travel blog entry by kayleyandy14 on Jul 05, 2014

1 comment, 23 photos

... the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. There are two feeding times daily, one at 10am and the other at 3pm. It costs 30 ringget for the day each (£5.48) and an additional charge of 10 ringget per camera (£1.83). We coated ourselves in suncream and insect repellant as you have to leave all valuables in a locker at the entrance. After dropping our bag we headed over to enter the park. There is an optional video presentation, which was being shown in the main hut but we ...

Borneo- Into the Jungle

A travel blog entry by kayleyandy14 on Jul 03, 2014

7 photos

... took 2:50 hours.
We landed into what seemed like a shed! It looks like the airport was in the process being built. Scheduled flights to this area of Borneo have become more popular so they are upgrading the facilities but for now let's just say it is very basic.
We picked up our bags and got in our prepaid taxi to our hotel Sepilok Jungle Resort, which was a half hour drive away and cost 30 ringget (5.49). On the drive we noticed the amount of stray ...

Day 269/271 Scuba diving / Submarinisme

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot on May 10, 2014

5 comments, 51 photos

... that was appearing and disappearing from a deep whole. That was cute! We also saw a giant fish, a Giant Bumphead Parrotfish that was bigger than my dad.





While my sister and I were "frolicking" on the beach in front of our bungalow, my parents took a stroll down the beach. (They actually went all the way around the island), that takes about 5 minutes. On their ...

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