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Fact or Fiction: Debunking Mount Kinabalu Booking Myths
  • Cassey
  • Jul 18, 2018

Fact or Fiction: Debunking Mount Kinabalu Booking Myths

When it comes to booking a Mount Kinabalu, the vast number of reviews cascading the world wide web has turned myths into widely accepted facts. We will be debunking these claims and separating the fact from the fiction.

Switching From Snorkels To An Oxygen Tank | DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING
  • Rowanne Hess
  • Jun 25, 2018

Switching From Snorkels To An Oxygen Tank | DISCOVER SCUBA DIVING

SeaTango's Discover Scuba Diving trip gave me the perfect opportunity to put on my first scuba diving gear and explore the marine underworld of Sabah.

Getting As Close  As Possible To Sabah's Sunset!
  • Rowanne Hess
  • Jun 21, 2018

Getting As Close As Possible To Sabah's Sunset!

It only took me a couple of minutes after landing in Kota Kinabalu for the first person I met to tell me about the beautiful sunsets in Sabah.

"You landed just too late, you missed the spectacular sunset tonight!" said my Grab driver, "You should definitely go check it out tomorrow, most of the time it's incredible!"

Upon arrival at my hotel, I took a couple of those activities leaflets and fell upon a two-hour last sunset cruise, North Borneo Cruises. This was it! What better way is there to admire a sunset than up-close on water?

Updated Sipadan Conservation Permit Fee (Effective 14th AUG 2018)
  • Cassey
  • Apr 26, 2018

Updated Sipadan Conservation Permit Fee (Effective 14th AUG 2018)

Attention to all travellers!

Kindly be informed that Sabah Parks (the collecting agent for Majlis Keselamatan Negara (MKN)) has revised the Sipadan Conservation Permit Fee to MYR 148.40 per person, per day (inclusive of 6% Malaysia Goods & Services Tax (GST)) effective on August 14th, 2018.

Cycling Through Sabah's Unique Landscapes
  • Rowanne Hess
  • Apr 21, 2018

Cycling Through Sabah's Unique Landscapes

When visiting a new destination, I would always choose to rent a bike as it's a great way to move around and absorb a new culture and its environment. When I heard of a 3-hour cycling tour through abundant nature trails and authentic experiences which included meeting with the locals of Sabah, I immediately jumped at the opportunity to join in!

5 Reasons Orou Sapulot is the Adventure you have been searching for!
  • Dane
  • Mar 22, 2018

5 Reasons Orou Sapulot is the Adventure you have been searching for!

Located close to the world-renowned conservation area of Maliau Basin, a trip to Sapulot will bring you even closer to the Sabah-Kalimantan (Malaysia-Indonesia) border, in an area that appears time forgotten. The region remains the final frontier for the native Murut tribes with their traditional way of life and communal living, transporting you back in time to when things were simpler, and communities were more in tune with Mother Nature and her elements. There are many reasons why this tour is a must-do for adventure seekers, so I wanted to share the top 5 reasons I would recommend this tour.

MOUNT KINABALU CLIMBING ACTIVITIES HAS RESUMED ON 10TH MARCH 2018
  • Cassey
  • Mar 09, 2018

MOUNT KINABALU CLIMBING ACTIVITIES HAS RESUMED ON 10TH MARCH 2018

KOTA KINABALU: The suspension on all Mount Kinabalu Climbing Activities has been lifted and resumed as usual on the 10th of March 2018 onwards.

MOUNT KINABALU CLIMBING ACTIVITES TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED
  • Amazing Borneo
  • Mar 09, 2018

MOUNT KINABALU CLIMBING ACTIVITES TEMPORARILY SUSPENDED

KOTA KINABALU: A moderate 5.2 magnitude earthquake hit Ranau at local time 9:06pm on 8 March 2018. Tremors were felt in some parts of Sabah.

As a safety precaution, Sabah Minister of Tourism, Culture and Environment, Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun has ordered the temporary suspension of Mount Kinabalu climbing activities.

Nature Hike Up Bukit Perahu (St. Veronica's Hill), Tamparuli
  • Samantha
  • Dec 30, 2017

Nature Hike Up Bukit Perahu (St. Veronica's Hill), Tamparuli

Only an hour's drive away from Kota Kinabalu, you won't have to suffer through a butt-numbing drive to Bukit Perahu, a hiking location tucked away in Tamparuli. From then on, I knew that it was a match made in Heaven!

Amazing Borneo's 8th Annual Dinner & Dance 2017!
  • Cassey
  • Dec 18, 2017

Amazing Borneo's 8th Annual Dinner & Dance 2017!

Amazing Borneo's 8th Annual Dinner and Dance is to celebrate yet another successful year, bringing staff members together for a night of dining, fun, and plenty of dancing.