Beringgis Beach Resort
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TravelPod Member ReviewsBeringgis Beach Resort Kota Kinabalu
We arrived about 23:00hrs after 46hrs travelling. the hotel was basic but nice, rooms clean and staff friendly.
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We did a bit of snorkelling, chasing colourful fish about the coral but Ian thinks that he was being attacked by one fish having been nipped on the arm and leg "äpparently".
For dinner, we went back to the original night market and stopped to have BBQ prawns and calamari which was so sweet and coated in a garlic dressing accompanied by steamed rice followed by fresh, chewy ...
... fifty baht (10 ringgits = 3 USD; 50 baht = 1.7 USD) So from KL I flew to Kota Kinabalu, on Malaysian Borneo. A little geography lesson (because I sure didn't know this before I came out here) Borneo is a BIG island east of (peninsular) Malaysia, north of (the rest of) Indonesia and east and south of the Philippines. The island is actually split between three countries - the bulk of the island and the south regions are part of Indonesia, there are two pieces of Malaysia on ...
... home I need about 14kg of lead and only 5kg here. Buoyancy control is much easier too without all the paraphernalia. There is so much to see with all the normal tropical fish. My only other tropical dive experience was in Raratonga about 10 years ago and while the diving there was better, this is still a fantastic experience.
It's important to spend time at sea level between each dive to allow the nitrogen gas to ...
... branch for no particular purpose. They seem to have a real playful carefree nature. Other highlights were the sun bears, otters, gibbons and proboscis monkeys. On my way out I grab my driver and I a local ice-cream - glutenous black rice flavour (yes, with real black rice grains through it). Not bad! It tastes like a frozen rice pudding. I try to convince my driver to drop me off at my accommodation to save me some time but his English isn't sufficient ...
... would anyone want to climb a mountain?' Well, despite the fact that Mt Kinabalu is the highest mountain in SE Asia, standing at 4090 metres, there is something highly addictive about the climbing scene. First of all, most of the climbers are much younger than us, in fact, most of them would be in their twenties or early thirties. So, you get to really challenge yourself! When you are climbing a mountain all that you care about is that mountain. Nothing else matters and you ...