Profit Blogging Bootcamp – Malaysia’s blogging workshop

Steven Wong, one of my good friend, who is also a co-founder of the first ever Blogging Seminar in Malaysia which started in July 2007 came up with their series of blogging workshop here in Kuala Lumpur. Steven made a podcast with me in August 2007, in which he is using my website and blog … Read more Profit Blogging Bootcamp – Malaysia’s blogging workshop

Reader’s Mailbag: Climbing Kinabalu with children

I received another email this morning. Patrick asked me about climbing Mount Kinabalu with his children. If you have climbed Kinabalu with your children before, please share with us your opinion. Here is his email: Hi Ruhaizad Thanks for the Kinabalu newsletter that I have just received, it was very helpful. I am climbing Mount … Read more Reader’s Mailbag: Climbing Kinabalu with children

Reader’s mailbag: An email from Deric on Kinabalu

I received an email this morning from one of our readers who would like to know more about the mountain guide fee for his climb. Deric sent his email with an attachment from SSL website’s information on the guide fees. My comments & answers will be in purple. Hi, I’m Deric from Penang. Actually I … Read more Reader’s mailbag: An email from Deric on Kinabalu

Anybody knows what does the climber’s insurance covers?

For those who have climbed Mount Kinabalu before: Did you notice that you paid RM7 (USD2.15) for an insurance coverage? And do you know what does the insurance covers? Against injuries? Bad weather? Cancellation? It struck me yesterday when I received an email from one of our readers, Tan Boh Seng. She was asking about … Read more Anybody knows what does the climber’s insurance covers?

Try booking your Kinabalu climbing package through Kumuka

Hmm… Long list of disgruntled climbers jot down their comments in few of my blog post about how sucks it is to contact SSL directly to get a place to climb. It has been few months since my post about Kumuka.com, one of the international tour and travel provider whom seems to be able to … Read more Try booking your Kinabalu climbing package through Kumuka

Upgrading Kinabalu Blog from WordPress 2.1.3 to 2.5.1 completed

The upgrading process of this blog has been long delayed due to some problems. I have been running this blog using WordPress version 2.1.3 for the past 18 months. Few attempts to upgrade this blog to version 2.2 and 2.3 few months back failed and I had to call Exabytes support to revert the installation. … Read more Upgrading Kinabalu Blog from WordPress 2.1.3 to 2.5.1 completed