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Mounting Kinabalu

As the plane rolled along the runway before tipping off for flight, I could feel the weight of my regret and disappointment combined weighing it down.

Kota Kinabalu

Conquering the Giant (Mount Kinabalu Part II)

Thanks to earplugs, we had unexpectedly a good rest and got up at 1.45 am to prepare for the last 2.7 kilometres to the peak. With headlamps, gloves, power bars and enough water, we started in complete darkness at about 2.30am. 678 more words


Kota Kinabalu Day 2!

7th Februari 2014

I have the kindest travel buddy I could ever ask for! Hahahah I woke up in the morning and Jane already asked me whether i do want a cup of coffee or a tea…and then she made it for me hahaha love youuu darling, you’re just like my mom hahahaha… 1,067 more words


Are we born to climb? (Mount Kinabalu Part I)

Yesterday, we checked in at the base camp and the “Rock Hostel”. We shared a room with two lovely ladies from Australia and New Zealand, Wendy and Deborah. 550 more words


My top 5 dream experiences on my bucket list for Malaysia

“Malaysia” – just the mention of this name is enough to conjure images of a country with a mix of everything – from a multitude of cultures to landscapes to experiences and as a tourist / traveler you are definitely spoilt for choices. 753 more words


Mount Kinabalu and the World's Largest Flower

It was several years ago that we went to Kota Kinabalu, East Malaysia. We didn’t hike up the mountain which is 13,455 ft. high.

Instead, we went up by car as high as possible to have a good look at the mountain. 309 more words


Savouring Sabah (Borneo, Malaysia)

When I first thought about Borneo, I imagined dense, wild jungle, rustic kampungs and unaffected villagers sustained by the land.

So, I was surprised on landing in Kota Kinabalu (KK), Sabah. 468 more words

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