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To Mount Kinabalu and Back

Back in 14 February 2015, Pos Malaysia put up the highest Post Box in Mount Kinabalu (Gunung Kinabalu) at Pendant Hut at 3,289 meters above sea level. 131 more words

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Day 5 - Kinabalu summit and descent, on to Sepilok

After a fitful night’s sleep the alarm woke us at the unearthly time of 1 a.m. (we’re on holiday!). Despite our room having a heater, it’s still pretty chilly as we get up and rapidly get dressed. 2,857 more words


Day 4 - Mount Kinabalu climb

Another early start, but encouragingly, the skies were clear and bright, the only traces of yesterday’s rain being the still dripping vegetation. We headed to the restaurant for breakfast at 6:30 as told to us in the briefing the night before, but it was strangely empty. 2,108 more words


Зүүн Өмнөд Азийн хамгийн өндөр цэгт гарах оролдлого

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Day 3 - KL to Kinabalu

An early start this morning as our flight to Kota Kinabalu was departing at 09:00. This meant an pick up from the hotel at 6:30 – the first of many early starts on this holiday. 1,748 more words


Sabah, Borneo - Adventure, Nature, and Wildlife

I wrote an article for the Gwangju News about travel in Sabah, Borneo. I apologize that I don’t have good quality photos – my camera has been acting up and I only had my phone camera. 1,014 more words


The porters

Along the way, we met several Porters walking up or down. From our guide, I learnt that, as the rest house up there is very secluded, all supply need to be brought from the base, including 35 kg gas bottle. 90 more words