Compressport TMBT Ultra-Trail Marathon in Sabah

Are you a Marathon runner? Compressport TMBT Ultra-Trail Marathon in Sabah may be one activity that may interests you for next year. The recent 2017 event was organized by Borneo Ultra Trails Sdn Bhd on Saturday and Sunday, 16-17 September 2017. The TMBT is Malaysia’s oldest Ultra-Trail Marathon with the inaugural race held in 2011. TMBT stands for “The Most Beautiful Thing”, and makes reference to the iconic Mount Kinabalu, which at the height of 4095 m is one of Southeast Asia’s highest peak and …

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Let’s explore the Caves in Sarawak!

Did you know that you can enjoy your Sarawak trip by going for a caving adventure other than a wildlife and jungle trekking adventure in Sarawak? Sarawak offers some unique characteristics and stories of the caves for you to discover. Here’s a list of caves that you should be going for an adventure in Sarawak: 1) Fairy Cave in Bau Fairy Cave got its name from the stalagmite structure that can be seen at the entrance. Fairy Cave was once …

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The Little New Zealand of Sabah, the Desa Cattle Dairy Farm

If you are planning a trip to the Borneo region of Malaysia, there is a place that you should not miss visiting when you are in Sabah. Above the highlands of Kundasang is the Desa Cattle Dairy Farm. It is situated around 100km from Kota Kinabalu, which would take about 2 hours 30 minutes to 3 hours’ drive to get there. You can also opt to get a taxi or a bus or even rent a car. Located at the …

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A Detailed Write-up about Mulu Pinnacles Trip (with photos)

*content is credited to the original owner A three day adventure exploring one of the biggest cave systems in the world, and climbing up to The Pinnacles, a unique karst formation in Mulu National Park. Getting to Mulu is the first challenge… I’d organised the 4D3N itinerary a month ago through Tropical Adventure Tours & Travel (who were very efficient and easy to deal with), then booked two MASwings flights from KL connecting via Kuching. I wasn’t sure exactly what to …

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Bring Out the Warrior in You with the Tribal Warrior Challenge 2017!

Borneo Tru Events presents Tribal Warrior Challenge, an exhilarating obstacle-based challenge set within the beautiful landscape of Borneo, in partnership with the Sarawak Convention Bureau. Tribal Warrior Challenge is designed to test your grit, strength and determination. Your muscles will be pushed, and your mental strength will be tested as we bring you obstacles that can only be conquered by incorporating these 5 elements: going over, going under, going around, going through and moving forward. Tribal Warrior Challenge is an …

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‘Upside Down House’, The Latest Charm in Kuching, Sarawak

Previously, Malaysians were hyped by the existence of an ‘upside down house’ which became the talk of the town and then asserted as one of the must-visit spots if when going to Sabah. The first ever ‘Upside Down House’ in Malaysia was built and made famous in 2012 and is located in Tamparuli, Sabah. It does not only attract Malaysians but also international tourists, making it a tourist hotspot for visitors. Following the upsurge in popularity, the ‘upside down’ was …

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Sibu Celebrates their Diversities through Borneo Cultural Festival

The Borneo Cultural Festival, or mostly recognized as BCF, is an annual week-long event organized by Sibu Municipal Council in Sarawak. It is a festival of food, music and dance, celebrating the diverse cultural background of Sibu community such as Iban, Bidayuh, Orang Ulu, Malay, Melanau and Chinese.  The abundance cultural heritage in Sarawak comprises of multiracial beliefs and habits making the state unique.  The key objective of this event is to endorse the “Beauty in Ethnic Diversity” within Borneo …

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Fun & Hilarious International TV shows at Borneo (Part 2)

Fun & Hilarious International TV shows at Borneo (Part 2) Recently, television shows from Asian countries such as South Korean and Japan, had seen an increase in viewers from all over the world. These variety shows usually focus on entertainment and mostly contain elements of comedy in their shows. Some of the shows that require their members to travel to other countries had visited Sabah and Sarawak in some portion of their shows. Here are some of the variety shows …

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Fun & Exciting International TV shows about Borneo (Part 1)

Sabah and Sarawak are 2 famous destinations for nature and wildlife tourism. The untouched ecosystems at some of the places make them popular among nature lovers. Even though there are many documentaries about Borneo, where most of them focusing mainly on the nature, there are some of the international programs that was shot in Sabah & Sarawak that were a bit different from these documentaries, but also promoting Borneo to their own countries. Here are some of the variety shows …

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Benarat Lodge, Mulu – 2016 New look!

Check out the new look at our Benarat Lodge!   New Double Aircond rooms:     ..and enjoy an unforgettable dining experience at Sg Pala Restaurant! Enjoy your meals while gazing at the green mountain & blue sky  

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