I went to climb Mount Kinabalu on the 22nd February 2018. This was my second attempt. My first attempt was almost a decade ago in 2010. 3,451 more words
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Visiting Mount Kinabalu has been on our itinerary from the start, it’s hard to put my finger on why we wanted to go, other than it sounded kind of cool in the guidebook. 492 more words
Borneo bound and the Malaysian state of Sabah on the north of the third largest island in the world.
After a 32 hour door to door journey, first to Kuala Lumpur, then (including a 7 hour wait for the connecting flight) on to Kota Kinabalu, we reckoned that lower reaches of the mighty (4,101 metres above sea level) Mount Kinabalu would be a good place to spend a few days while dealing with the jet-lag and acclimatising to the humid heat of Borneo. 221 more words