Travel Blogs from Kota Kinabalu
... and the total length of the flight was about 25 minutes from take of until landing. We disembarked, got a 1L bottle of Grants for RM 54 and then got some delicious KFC from the airport and pre-paid a cab for RM 30 to Summer Lodge. The room was okay but could have been a bit cleaner and it would have been nice to have a bed each. From there we went straight out to find a cheap bar (easy enough) and found one after walking past an ...
... in the cool! He was really nice but I was dressed for the beach (rucksack, shorts, Tshirt and flip flops) but everyone in and around the lobby were wearing very dark smart business suits, mostly Chinese businessmen, so I felt really out of place! The concierge took it upon himself to ring the bus company to make sure they didn't forget to collect me! To be perfectly honest I would have been happier sitting on the roadside (in the gutter where I belong!) but it ...
... that was just as spectacular as the first dishes.
For desert we had coffee and vanilla ice cream in a coconut smoothie.
What a fantastic day.
Hola, sóc l'Elena,
Segons els meus ...
So we have now gone past the half way point of our elective and into the final four weeks. The time is going to fly by though with so much planned over the new few weeks, including climbing mount kinabalu tomorrow! We arrived into hospital this morning for 8 for the morning handover and case presentation. As usual this was pretty boring and so was the following ward round. Fingers crossed we are going to get signed off this week so hoping we don't have to go in too ...
... before helping move them to the hatching area and finally releasing newly hatched turtles into the sea....it's going to be amazing! After spending a night there we then travel to sepilok to spend the morning at the orang utan sanctuary. We then move into the rainforest to spend the evening on a river cruise, then spend the night there before heading to the gomatong caves. It should be a brilliant end to the elective! The next trip we've planned ...
Other places to stay in Kota Kinabalu
Sinsuran Complex, Jalan Tun Fuad Stephens, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $16
Kinabalu Park, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $17
Lot 4 Lorong Dewan, Sabah, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $11
Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $184
No.6, Jalan Laiman Diki, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $15
Kg. Tempurung, Kuala Penyu, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $73
1 km before Kinabalu Park (from KK direction), Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $26
Lot 19, Block C, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $20
300 meters from Mount Kinabalu Park, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $30
Lot 48 Ground Floor & 1st Floor, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $20
49, Jalan Pantai, Kota Kinabalu | Lodgefrom $23