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 …

SINGAPORE TRAVEL GUIDE 2017 (Budget + Itinerary)

If I could only choose 4 words to describe Singapore, they would be : spotless, sophisticated, efficient but expensive. It’s hard to tell now that this tiny, booming country that is speckled with sky-high buildings and posh shopping malls, was once a colonial backwater.   The lack of natural resources here is compensated by a wealth of jaw-dropping man-made attractions …

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 …