Looking back – Borneo

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Now, I’m pretty excited to write about this part of my trip, because I doubt anything will ever come close to what I experienced here and even less what I experienced in Borneo as a whole. I had not planned … Continued

Scuba Diving in Mabul

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After the mountain climb and the jungle trek, it was time to scuba dive. So, I made my way to Semporna in the Tawau district, where I was to take a boat to Mabul Island. Now, I will admit that … Continued

The Jungles of Borneo

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One thing that made me quite sad were the jungles in Borneo. I had the chance, or misfortune, to see their state first hand. Let me tell you it’s not pretty. I learned after going to the jungle river cruise … Continued

Sightseeing in Sandakan

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Again, due to camera problems, no pictures in this post I know, I know. I’ll just try to put extra nice ones when I next can. Firefly Cruise This particular tour was organized by the owner of my hostel in … Continued

Sandakan Memorial Park

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Now don’t be too upset, but for some reason at this point my camera decided not too record any pictures I have taken. Yet, I’m sure you can bear with me despite the lack of pictures.Sandakan Memorial Park So after … Continued

Kinabalang Cruise

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I woke up my first morning in Sandakan with people at my hostel preparing to leave for the Kinabatangan Jungle Cruise. Like this, at the last minute, I was convinced to join them. This turned out to be quite a … Continued

Mt. Kinabalu

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I arrived in Kota Kinabalu one day before my planned climb to give me a good night’s rest and a chance to acclimate before taking on Mt. Kinabalu, a mountain set on the island of Sabah in Borneo which holds … Continued