Measuring slightly more than 2000 km² in land size, with a population of approximately 200,000 people, Sandakan is the second largest town in Sabah, after its capital city of Kota … Read More
For the second year running, Asian Women’s Empowerment Conference (AWE in short) will be held, this time in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Borneo. Last year’s inaugural conference, which was hosted with … Read More
My friends and I stayed at The Pacific Sutera Hotel, Sutera Harbour, during our recent 4D/3N visit to Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
Our final destination in Sabah before leaving for the airport to fly home was the Kota Kinabalu Handicraft Centre. It is also known locally as Pasar Filipina (Filipino Market).
Our Kota Kinabalu heritage trail ended at this quaint Chinese coffee shop by the unique name of “Borneo 1945 Museum Kopitiam”. Going by the motto, “Lest we forget – your … Read More
Our quest for hot and spicy food whilst in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah took us to Restoran Nasi Padang Ibu, which serves authentic Indonesian cuisine.
The fascination with the Proboscis Monkey (Monyet Belanda), took us to the Garama Base Camp in Beaufort, Sabah, to go on a cruise along the Garama River, some two hours’ … Read More
The journey to Mitabang Homestay in Kg. Tulung-Mantob, in Kiulu, district of Tuaran, takes about an hour’s uphill drive, or two hours from Kota Kinabalu city centre. The ride reminded … Read More
I guess fish spa is not uncommon for most of us. But have you had a fish spa session in a river? I don’t think many of us had been … Read More
The Kiulu River in Tamparuli, approximately 1.5 hours by road from Kota Kinabalu city centre, was where we went for our white water rafting activity. Yes, it’s just a Class … Read More
Mari Mari Cultural Village located in Kionsom, Inanam, Sabah, about 25 minutes’ drive from Kota Kinabalu city centre, is actually not a real tribal village but a commercial setup depicting … Read More
Nexus Resort & Spa Karambunai in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, need no further introduction. During my visit to Sabah recently, I was hosted at the resort’s sister property, Villas & Suites … Read More