Proboscis Lodge Bukit Melapi

Sukau, Sandakan, Sabah, 90000, Malaysia | Lodge
Prices starting from $199.00

Travel Blogs from Sandakan

Day 269/271 Scuba diving / Submarinisme

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot


... regulator, (OCTOPUS), next onto fundamental knowledge about the BCD (BOUYANCY CONTROL DEVICE), the essential hand symbols, (CUT, CLEAR, SLOW, TIME, DEAPTH, PROBLEM, OUT OF AIR, LOW ON AIR, RELAX, GOING UP, GOING DOWN, SHARK, SHRIMP, EEL AND NUDIBRANCH) and then the instructor instructed me to control my excitement.

Getting to the diving platform was ...

Day 268 - Nius per sopar?/Bird nest for dinner?

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot


... seen one near the village of Sukau. So, before leaving this area, we went to that village and asked a few people if they had seen an elephant. We were a little embarrassed but they did not seem too surprised by the question. We did not find the elephant but we were able to see a simple small village that seemed to have formed around the school. Actually, the school was bigger than the village itself. The children were ...

Day 265/267 Reforestation / Reforestació

A travel blog entry by wanvigdot


... i l’Ariana. Fem una xerradeta ben agradable sobre viatges, llocs, suggerències i experiències, abans d’anar fer una “movie night" després d’un dia carregat però acabem mirant “Veterinaris”, que ens agrada molt a totes.

A la sortida que vàrem fer de matinada, a dos quarts de 7, amb una llum molt clara, vam tenir molta sort. El noi que ...

Monkeying around

A travel blog entry by ryemm


... orang utans come for feeding including a mother and tiny baby clinging on to her. The interactions between the 6 were brilliant to watch - lots of snatching and pushing! Their mannerisms are so very human it's not surprising that we share 96.4% of our DNA with them!! We then went on to a sun bear conservation centre on the same site. These bears are fenced in but still have interactions with the natural ...

Malaysia - Sandakan & Sepilok. Orangutans!

A travel blog entry by gazburn


February 12th - It was clear within thirty minutes of our six hour drive to Sandakan that Borneo is not about the towns its all about the countryside. The first two hours of our trip were spent winding up the mountain road which heads to the Kinabalu National Park. The mountain dominates the vista, wracking us with guilt that we didn't fork out the money to climb it. Once out of the park the landscape was teeming with stunning palm oil plantations. We were later to ...

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