Don’t get me wrong. I received an email from my fellow friend, Jan Leow about his experience on climbing Mount Kinabalu in July 2003. His story was very long that he needs to break it into 2 parts, for easy reading! Jan Leow run the website, Cameron Highland Destination.com, a website which has a very … Read more Mount Kinabalu Adventure in Cameron Highland?
Do you know that as a Malaysian, you cannot cash out your money from Paypal? That was what happened to me few weeks back. I got some money from some friends around the globe in my Paypal account. As I notice that I could not cash out the money, I use it to buy a … Read more Recommended Holiday Gift
Today, I received an email from our good friend from Philippines. She went to Mount Kinabalu few weeks back and posted some of her nice picture in flickr. Since I also contributed my photos to flickr, I decided to contact her to say hi. This was her reply. “Hi Ruhaizad, I would like to say … Read more An email from a friend…
This is my brother-in-law and his wife during their wedding, more than a year ago. They are wearing Rungus traditional costume, and the wedding was held in Maranjak Homestay, the featured longhouse in the website. Notice the child? It’s my son, about 8 month old at that time.
When you arrive in Kota Kinabalu, try to spot this fish. I will give you the direction: Go to Hyatt Regency Hotel, Kota Kinabalu. From the main entrance of the hotel, turn right. Walk down the slope and again, turn right. Nah… now you will see the fish. Notice the bus at the background? It’s … Read more The biggest unedible fish in Kota Kinabalu
I received a postcard from MAKNA, a short form for Majlis Kanser Nasional or National Cancer Council, a non-profit organization. The postcard showed a girl with acute myeloid leukemia, Christina Stanley, 3 years old. I received the postcard because I have committed myself to donate some of mount-kinabalu-borneo.com tip jar to them, so that they … Read more A postcard from MAKNA
The World’s Toughest Mountain Race, the 21st Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon will be held next year on August 25-26. The change of date is due to the request by the Skyrunner World Series Committee to schedule the event on 25-26 next year as they have decided to host the final circuit/series in their own country … Read more Mount Kinabalu Climbathon 2007 set for August 25-26
Upon doing some updating of the website, I was informed that there are new addition to our members of Backpackers and Travellers Lodge around Kota Kinabalu, Tuaran and one at the foothill of Kinabalu! (just 2 km from Kinabalu Park entrance). So, for those who are looking for an option for accommodation, check out our … Read more Another 13 Backpackers & Travellers Lodge added!
I am sorry that I haven’t been posting in this blog for the past 3 weeks. I was occupied with a lot of personal and family matters. And, I manage to get myself a break. 17 October 2006 : My wife delivered our second child, a girl weighted 3.2 kg in Hospital Likas. I am … Read more A lot of things happening last 3 weeks…
Imagine yourself walking at the bottom of the sea! When I heard about it I did not know what to expect. The thought of walking on the seabed made me so curious that I had to experience this under sea adventure! So what is seawalking? Seawalking gives you the opportunity to literally walk under the … Read more Seawalking Discover Sabah’s Beauty Under the Sea