Travel agents will charge “ticketing fee”

KOTA KINABALU: Booking air tickets via travel agents is going cost more in Sabah from today. Travel agents in Sabah will begin charging a “ticketing fee” following the trend towards zero commission policy being implemented by airlines. The Sabah Association of Tours and Travel Agents (SATTA) said that they would collect a maximum of 10 … Read moreTravel agents will charge “ticketing fee”

Monsopiad Cultural Village

Monsopiad Cultural Village, the traditional village is a historical site in the heartland of the Kadazandusun people and it is the only cultural village in Sabah built to commemorates the life and time of the legendary Kadazan and head-hunter warrior: Monsopiad. The direct descendants of Monsopiad, his 6th and 7th generations have built the village … Read moreMonsopiad Cultural Village

Terminal 2 can take 2.5 million travelers a year

Do you still remember that Kota Kinabalu has two terminal airport? Terminal 1 is for most of international flight, mainly to provide transit for flight by our national carrier, Malaysia Airline System (MAS). Terminal 2 is a low cost carrier terminal (LCCT), mainly for AirAsia and FAX. If you came to Sabah during the last … Read moreTerminal 2 can take 2.5 million travelers a year

Anti-malaria medication for travelers to interior of Sabah

While doing my daily work today in the clinic, a guy from Canada came to see me regarding prophylaxis (preventive) medication for malaria while traveling here in Sabah. He planned to join a volunteer work that involved in providing ‘gravity feed water’ in few villages in the interior of Sabah. It occurred to me that … Read moreAnti-malaria medication for travelers to interior of Sabah

Another 13 Backpackers & Travellers Lodge added!

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 moreAnother 13 Backpackers & Travellers Lodge added!

13 Sabah Events to be included in Visit Malaysia Year 2007

State of Sabah has submitted 13 events for inclusion in the Visit Malaysia Year 2007. There will be 2 anchor events, 4 major events, 2 highlight events and 5 supporting events. The 2 anchor events are: Sabah Fest Celebration, which is Sabah’s most anticipated cultural event where rich and colourful, generations-old cultures and tradition are … Read more13 Sabah Events to be included in Visit Malaysia Year 2007

The World’s Top Dive Sites in Sabah – Siadan, Mabul, Kapalai & Lankayan

Sabah is blessed with some of the most beautiful islands, coral reefs and atolls. The clear waters and exotic treasures of marine life found here have captivated visitors and divers from all over the world. Sipadan Island Rated as the world’s top dive sites. For the true diving enthusiast, the island needs no introduction. Praised … Read moreThe World’s Top Dive Sites in Sabah – Siadan, Mabul, Kapalai & Lankayan