BOHOL: ANDA CAVE POOL (HOW TO GET THERE)

We were in a silent, uncharted outskirt of Anda in Bohol.   Before us is a somewhat endless, muddy, palm-fringed road that faded away to a flickering horizon.  We hear nothing but the sound of cold breezes brushing against the leaves of the trees. Suddenly, a middle-aged man, wearing a wide grin on his face, emerged out of nowhere. He already …

Sabah Travel: Kota Kinabalu City Attractions

I’ve included Borneo travel on my South East Asia tour last summer.  Where is Borneo?, people would often ask. Borneo is located north of Australia and South of the Philippines.  It is the 3rd largest island in the world and is divided into 3 countries : Brunei, Indonesia and Malaysia.  Due to time constraint, I have focused my trip to …

Kota Kinabalu Things to Do

 Though Kota Kinabalu itself may seem like any other ordinary city, peppered with Chinese shop houses, shopping malls, restaurants and traditional night markets that never stopped expanding, it has a distinctive character that makes it worthy of attention.  The capital of Sabah is hugged by neck-swiveling bays and rich marine life. But more than that, Kota Kinabalu takes pride in …