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Vote for Manukan Island Resort

Not far from Kota Kinabalu City, within the Tunku Abdul Rahman Park, lies the picturesque and serene Manukan Island Resort. An amazing place to unwind from the hustle and bustle of city life, amidst coconut trees, sandy beaches and glorious waters. Is it any wonder that this year, Manukan Island…

‘Tagal’ at Tinopikon Park Penampang

Our much anticipated Visit to Tambunan last year was planned 3 months before the journey.  Waa….why so long?  You might ask.  Because a journey involving more than 10 people and include kids of various ages requires lots of thought.  And to ensure that we have a place to stay, I…

Masjid Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu

Masjid Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu (Kota Kinabalu City Mosque) ini dibuka secara rasmi pada 2hb Februari 2000 selepas Kota Kinabalu diistiharkan sebagai Bandaraya. Ianya merupakan masjid rasmi ke dua di negeri ini selepas Masjid Negeri di Sembulan. Terletak di Likas Bay, ia kira-kira 15km jarak memandu dari Bandar Kota Kinabalu. Rekebentuk…

Kinabatangan Wildlife Sanctuary
If you are in Sabah, you really must journey to Sandakan.  In case you’ve missed my earlier posts, I’ve shared about Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary; and Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre, Rainforest Discovery Centre, Sandakan Orchid House, the Crocodile Farm and the mysterious Agop Batu... Read more
The Mysterious Agop Sawat and Agop Lintanga in Sandakan
After the long walks at Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary and Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre and Rainforest Discovery Centre at Sepilok, Sandakan, why not take a breather by visiting Sandakan Orchid House, the Crocodile Farm and Agop Batu Tulug Museum? Sandakan Orchid House Sandakan... Read more
Sepilok Forest Reserve and Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre
After spending some time at the Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary, I went to Sepilok – Sandakan’s world-famous ‘Tri-Conservation Centre’ (as I like to call it) where the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Borneon Sun Bear Conservation Centre and the Rainforest Discovery Centre are located. A visit to the 3... Read more
Sandakan Labuk Bay Proboscis Monkey Sanctuary
  In my previous article, I listed out some well-known places of interest in Sandakan. Now, let’s talk about how to get to Sandakan? You can easily reach Sandakan by car, bus or plane. However, if you have ample time, I would recommend driving a car or taking the... Read more
SANDAKAN, The Nature City of Malaysia: Land of Diversity and Conservation
Christopher Buddle, wrote that : Naturalists are curious, observant, and passionate about the world around them, with a particular fascination for nature. Naturalists often document what they see, enjoy sharing their knowledge, and are motivated to continually expand their knowledge. In addition, he also stated that: Many naturalists have... Read more