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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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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Gaya Island Resort, perfect location for honeymoon

Gaya Island, or Pulau Gaya, is located within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park off the coast of Kota Kinabalu in Borneo. One of the famous resorts there is Gaya Island Resort. Besides the clear blue sea, the hillside which resides the resort is also breathtakingly beautiful. Gaya Island Resort has 120 villas and two-bedroom suite. The interior of each villas and suites were designed to blend nature and elegance. The picturesque resort is perfect for honeymooners. The facilities available …

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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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Travel back in time on the Sandakan Heritage Trail in Sabah

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Sandakan in Sabah is the second largest city in the state. The beautiful Borneo city of Sandakan is well known as the gateway to Sabah eco-tourism destinations. Sandakan in Sabah is also well known for its rich historical past that you must not miss exploring when you are on a tour of Sandakan. The Sandakan Heritage Trail in Sabah will most certainly awe you with all of its historical sites that testify to Sandakan’s rich historical past.   The Sandakan …

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The diverse ethnic group of Sabah

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When you visit wonderful Sabah, you will be struck at the rich diversity of the people of Sabah.  There are over 32 groups of Sabah people who make up this multicultural State. The Sabah people consist of the Kadazandusun, Murut, Bajau, Rungus, Suluk, Kadayan and many more. The 32 group listing of Sabah people are just simply too numerous to mention by name! The rich cultural heritage of the people of Sabah is sure to dazzle and amaze you as …

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Gaya Street and Filipino market- shop till you drop in Kota Kinabalu

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Gaya Street and Filipino Market in Kota Kinabalu are two very popular shopping places for not only the locals but also the tourists. Do check out these markets and sharpen your bargaining skills here. You will find that shopping in Kota Kinabalu is incomplete unless you come here. These amazing Sabah markets will be the places for you to shop your heart out for all the local handicrafts, souvenirs and many other interesting items. If you happen to be in …

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Sabah Traditional Food That You Must Try

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Sabah is famous for its beautiful beaches, friendly people and the magnificent Mount Kinabalu. While you are in Sabah, why don’t you try out the unique local food that Sabah has to offer? The many ethnic groups of Sabah offer a wide variety of traditional food that you will be hard-pressed to find anywhere else.   The Sabah traditional food is made from the various natural sources that can be found abundantly in Sabah. You will find Sabah traditional food …

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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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