Compressport TMBT Ultra-Trail Marathon in Sabah

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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!

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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

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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)

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*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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What Shoes to Wear to climb up Mount Kinabalu

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Mount Kinabalu is a 4,095 meter high from above sea level. It is ranked as the 20th highest mountain in the world. When going up for a climbing expedition to the mountain top, we tend to ask ourselves questions like “What shoes must I wear…” “Will it be safe…” “How long will the shoe last…” and so on. If this is your first time and wants to make it into a great success, then here is your answer to it. …

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Why Niah Caves, one of the oldest human settlements in Sarawak, is worth a visit

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Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak is located within the Niah National Park. What is so special about Niah Caves in Miri? The Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak is one of the worlds’ important archaeological sites. The Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak is home to one of the oldest human settlements in the world. Archaeologist discovered this ancient Stone Age settlement in 1954. The sights of Niah Caves in Miri Sarawak are something that you should not miss out. The Niah …

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Danum Valley Borneo- The Sabah Natural Jewel

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If you are in Sabah and is looking for to enjoy nature in all its glorious wonder, the Danum Valley Conservation Area is the right place for you to be in. Danum Valley Boneo near Lahad Datu Sabah is one of the world’s richest conservation area filled with a rich variety of animal and plant life. This wondrous natural beauty is sure to enchant and captivate you. Danum Valley Borneo is located 44 miles west of Lahad Datu Sabah. This …

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The pristine beauty of Maliau Basin Sabah

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When you are in Tawau Sabah, the magnificent Maliau Basin is one place that you should not miss visiting.  You will enjoy trekking through the Maliau Basin vast area of green forests teeming with exotic plants and wildlife. If you want to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, then Maliau Basin Sabah is the perfect place for you. Its remote location will help you to experience fully the beauty of this natural wilderness. In fact, Prince …

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Useful tips when you are climbing Mount Kinabalu in Sabah

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You are about to start this magnificent journey to climb Mount Kinabalu in Sabah. You’re raring to go and experience the exciting Mount Kinabalu climb. Before you start your Mount Kinabalu climb, there are several important tips that you should remember in order to make your journey to Mount Kinabalu a real success. Do you know what is the first thing that you should do? The first thing you should do is to mentally and physically prepare your body for …

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Is Brunei Only about Majestic Palaces and Oil

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Brunei is located along the northern coast of Borneo . Brunei shares it borders with Indonesia and Malaysia . Brunei is well-known throughout the world for its huge residential palace where the equally world-famous Sultan of Brunei lives and for its oil-rich resources. If you are planning to visit Brunei you will discover more interesting sights to see and things to do in this small country. You will also see that Brunei has more to offer than just its magnificent …

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