Locals triumph in 8th Sabah Adventure Challange

KOTA KINABALU: The local team of Guianus Salagan and Mohd Yusuf proved their mettle in the just concluded 8th Sabah Adventure Challenge against all odds – the scorching heat and challenging terrain – to come out top. Of the 72 participants comprising 34 teams from Malaysia, Singapore, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France … Read moreLocals triumph in 8th Sabah Adventure Challange

Mountain Kinabalu climbing tips for children

I frequently received emails asking me whether they could climb Mount Kinabalu with their children, mainly aged between 5-10 years of age. I have to tell you that there are problems pertaining high altitude climbing involving children, which are: They can be too small to describe their problems clearly in words, especially the signs and … Read moreMountain Kinabalu climbing tips for children

Turtle poachers apprehended in Sabah, Malaysia

For the second time in 72 hours, marine turtles have been seized from Chinese fishing boats in Sabah’s waters carrying a cargo of 220 Green and Hawksbill turtles on 28 March 2007. The first boat was apprehended on 26 March with 72 marine turtles of the same two species and six people were arrested. WWF-Malaysia … Read moreTurtle poachers apprehended in Sabah, Malaysia

Terminal 2 Kota Kinabalu International Airport (aka LCCT)

I went to KKIA (Kota Kinabalu International Airport) today with my son, just to see the newly developed Terminal 2 airport. For your information, Terminal 2 KKIA is dedicated to “low cost carrier”, aka LCCT terminal (similar like KLIA LCCT). It is the hub for Airasia and Flysianexpress airlines. I hereby show you 21 photos … Read moreTerminal 2 Kota Kinabalu International Airport (aka LCCT)