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14 Things to do in Kota Kinabalu

Kota Kinabalu is the capital city of Sabah located on the west coast of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, better known as KK by locals, is the perfect jumping-off point to explore the stunning nature that surrounds the city. Tunku Abdul Rahman national park which is made up of 5 islands is less than 20 minutes by speedboat ride from KK city. ...

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10 resort/Guesthouse to stay at Kundasang and Ranau

Planning a short getaway at Kundasang to enjoy to cold fresh air and Mount Kinabalu view? Check out these 10 resorts/guesthouse when you planning your next trip to Kundasang. 1) Kinabalu Pine Resort Kinabalu Pine Resort, a multi-award winning resort is located near the main Kundasang road and Kundasang town. The place was well located with a very nice view of Mount Kinabalu.  All ...

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Celebrate the Queen’s big day at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa

How to celebrate the special day (birthday or Mother’s day) of your mum? On my parents recent trip to Kota Kinabalu which coincides with her birthday, I arranged a staycation at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa. Located just 10 minutes away from the city, Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort and Spa provide the perfect setting for an amazing tropical getaway. Shangri-La’s ...

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Our Land Eco Farm – Seafood Restaurant and Eco Farm in Tuaran

our land eco farm Tuaran

Looking for a place near Kota Kinabalu with sunset view and serve seafood? Take a visit to Our Land Eco Farm 大地生態農莊 at Tuaran. Our Land Eco Farm is located near Sabah Gas Terminal (same junction). There are signboard at the junction giving direction to the Our Land Eco Farm. A Container building clearly visible once you drive into the area. The ...

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Hilton Kota Kinabalu Stay-in Review

Hilton Kota Kinabalu finally open its door in January 2017. The first Hilton in Kota Kinabalu featuring 305 guestrooms and suites, restaurants and bar, spacious rooftop pool and 13 function and meeting spaces. Hilton Kota Kinabalu is located in Asia City district where there are few seafood restaurants located and near to major shopping malls and tourist spots. Some of the key ...

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Learn about Cocoa at Teck Guan Cocoa Village and Teck Guan Cocoa Museum Tawau

Teck Guan Cocoa Village An hour drive from the city of Tawau, is where one of the world’s richest and most fertile volcanic land called Quoin Hill Situated. This is where the first batch of world’s best cocoa species Amelonado is brought in from England by British Colonial Government in the year 1957 cultivated over these 1000 acres of land ...

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Sutera Harbour Staycation

Sutera Harbour Nestled between the shores of the South China Sea, fronting the tropical islands and the majestic Mount Kinabalu, is the grand expanse of Sutera Harbour Resort. The 384-acre resort provides a spectacular array of activities from its luxurious five-star hotels, championship golf course, marina and recreational facilities. There are two hotels, The Pacific Sutera Hotel (500 rooms) & The Magellan Sutera ...

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Experience Sabah trip – Tagal Tinopikon, Tuaran Beach and Kundasang Trip

What places around Kota Kinabalu you will recommend your visiting friends and family? Together with my family from Kuala Lumpur, we visited few local places around Kota Kinabalu during our 5 days 4 nights trip. Our trip consists of local foods, beach and mountain experience.   Tagal Tinopikon Park  – Experience Local village foods and play with fishes Location: Located alongside Donggongon ...

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Desa Cattle Farm

Desa Cattle Farm is the “must visit” place when visiting Kundasang. Des Cattle Farm located at the foothill of Mount Kinabalu offer one of the most scenic views of Mount Kinabalu. The scenery is breathtaking and the cool breeze makes us feel relax away from all the stress. The Entrance fee is RM5 per adult. The road leading to the farm ...

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