Hanoi, the capital city of Vietnam is one of the oldest city in the world is also one of my favorite city in South East Asia. The city made up of old colonial buildings, temple, museums, and lake. The city is compact and can easily explore on food. Travelers can find street foods, restaurants and coffee cafes at every corner ...Read More »
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Kota Kinabalu is the capital city of Sabah located on the west coast of Sabah. Kota Kinabalu, better...
Philippines’ top fast food chain, Jollibee plans to open their first store in Malaysia and the first store could be located at Kota Kinabalu. Jollibee has major expansion plans to open 500 new Jollibee outlets, including in new markets such as Malaysia, Indonesia, and the United Kingdom. According to 4-traders, Jollibee Chief Finance Officer Ysmael Baysa “Our second biggest market is China and then United States, ...Read More »
Many East Malaysian longing for the day when Ikea will open their store in Sabah or Sarawak. Ikea, the Sweden-based furniture retailer currently has 3 stores around Malaysia at Damansara, Cheras and Tebrau. For East Malaysian, getting furniture from Ikea is troublesome, either through the agent or they need to arrange their own forwarder. It seems that getting IKEA revealed last ...Read More »
Inanam is a town and sub-district of Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysia. It is situated 10km from Kota Kinabalu city center. There are many good eats around Inanam new and old township. Stay: Tourist tend to avoid Inanam town as Inanam is out of Kota Kinabalu City and the town center becomes quite after the night. Inanam Town area Restoran ...Read More »
Kozan, meaning ‘mountain’ in Japanese is a Japanese Teppanyaki Restaurant at Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort & Spa. Kozan is a modern contemporary Japanese restaurant. The design aims to create a fun and energetic dining experience. Teppanyaki is a traditional Japanese style iron griddle cooking, one of the best way to serve Beef and many other ingredients including fresh seafood such as ...Read More »
Sabah, one of the 13 states of Malaysia located on the Island of Borneo. Sabah is blessed with beautiful nature and landscape. Sabah is a heaven for photographer and Instagrammer and you will leave Sabah with a beautiful memory of Sabah. Here are our top picks for the Instagram worthy spot around Sabah for that perfect photo. Tanjung Aru Beach ...Read More »
AirAsia will fly from Bangkok, Thailand to Kota Kinabalu (KK) Sabah, from Aug 16, 2018, the flight will be operated by AirAsia Thailand. To celebrate the launching of the new Bangkok – Kota Kinabalu route, there will be promotional all-in-fares starting from RM99 one way for travels between Aug 16, 2018 and Aug 13, 2019. There will be 3 weekly ...Read More »
Seven 24 opens its first outlet at Api Api Centre (near Public Bank). They claim to be the first self service convenience store (unmanned) in Malaysia. The outlet is air-conditioned and open 24 hours. Self Service convenience store is the latest trend in retail market and many catching up fast overseas. Irispay opens their first E-Concept store at Subang Jaya ...Read More »
Klias is a famous destination for a river cruise in Sabah. Klias is located in the district of Beaufort and 2 hours drive away from Kota Kinabalu City center. The main attraction here is Proboscis monkey which lives freely in the mangrove forest. Tourists usually join the tour offered by the travel agency at Kota Kinabalu and a river cruise package ...Read More »
Hyatt Regency Kinabalu returns with another delectable buffet spread consisting of more than 100 dishes to choose from this Ramadan 2018. The lavish Ramadan buffet spread features a host of traditional fast-breaking fare as well as international favourites at Tanjung Ria Kitchen every evening from “waktu berbuka puasa” until 10.00 PM.. Executive Sous Chef, Adrian Chong and his team bring ...Read More »
You can find Indian Restaurant in every country around the world. Indian food is popular because of its diversity, with its ingredients, spices and cooking methods. Indian cuisine covers six different tastes (i.e Sweet, sour, salty, spicy, bitter and sharp). In Kota Kinabalu, we can also find Indian Restaurants serving delicious and authentic Indian Food: 1) Naan – Flavours of India ...Read More »
Enjoy an evening with 5 iconic French wines with the principal for Malher Besse Wines @Adelphi&Co. on 1st June 2018. Discover 5 French wine pairing with a specially curated menu by Adelphi & Co. Vine & Dine will be a night of good food and good wine, meet the winemakers, understand how wine and food have the ability to enhance the flavors ...Read More »
Looking for a place to celebrate Kaamatan? Join Shangri-La’s Rasa Ria Resort for fun, food and culture for Thanks giving celebration by local KadazanDusun tribes. Special room rates available and activities such as cooking demonstration, Special cocktails performances by Bamboo Orchestra. Contact 088 792777 for more information.Read More »
City Veggie, our favorite vegetarian restaurant in Kota Kinabalu reopened at Lintas Platinum with bigger space and more selection of vegetarian foods, bread, and coffee. City Veggie is located in the same building of Lintas Platinum Hotel facing Jalan Lintas at Lintas Jaya Uptownship There are ample parking spaces at the back and front of Lintas Platinum Hotel. The new outlet now ...Read More »
Kuching, the famous cat city is the capital city of Sarawak. Kuching is only 90 minutes flight away from Kota Kinabalu and the Kuching International Airport is only 15 minutes away from Kuching City Center. Kuching city center is compact and can be easily explored on foot or Sampan. Travelers can explore the charming old streets in Kuching or enjoy ...Read More »
One of the must eat food in Sarawak is Sarawak Laksa. One of the best Laksa in Kuching can be found at Chong Hui Cafe at Ban Hock Road. The laksa at Chong Hui Cafe is made famous by Anthony Bourdain when he visited twice the laksa at Chong Hui Cafe in 2005 was for Travel Channel’s No Reservation and in ...Read More »
Ramadhan 2018 start at 16th of June 2018. Happy fasting for our Muslim friend and lets buka puasa with roti John, murtabak, Nasi Lemak, Kueh and much more at some of the best Ramadhan bazaars around Kota Kinabalu. Let’s celebrate this holy month together and show our Sabahan spirit. 🙂 Berbuka Puasa at ASquare Kota Kinabalu If you looking for a ...Read More »
Hinava is a traditional dish of Kadazan-Dusun people of Sabah. It is made from fresh raw fish and mixes with lime, salt, red chilli, sliced shallot and ginger. Hinava is also known as Raw fish salad and serve as an appetizer. Few types of fish can be used for hinava preparation and one of the most popular fish used is Mackerel. ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
Shell Malaysia today announced the availability of its deli2go offerings in Sabah and Sarawak, starting with one outlet in Kota Kinabalu located at a station along the Donggongan Bypass and another one at Matang in Kuching, Sarawak. deli2go offers delectable pastries and other gourmet delights using Halal, high-quality ingredients. The bestsellers from deli2go are made with pure Australian butter such ...Read More »
Reforestation and Conservation Efforts Between AEON Malaysia, WWF-Malaysia and Sabah Forestry Department Reach Maturity
Conservation efforts by AEON CO. (M) BHD. together with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF-Malaysia) and the Sabah Forestry Department (SFD) came to a conclusion at the official handover of the initiative today. The handover was recommended after verification that the restoration efforts have led to some positive improvements of Bukit Piton, Class 1 Forest Reserve, including Blocks 111-10 ...Read More »
Have a wonderful Ramadan for muslim friend and for those looking for places to break fast in Kota Kinabalu and Sandakan. Check out the Ramadan sungkai buffet offer by Hotels in Kota Kinabalu area. Asia Rasa – Citarasa Kampung (Karamunsing Capital) Ramadhan Buffet at RM42 nett per person (early bird) Normal price at RM55 nett. 50% off for children age ...Read More »
Kokol hill is a favorite place for locals around Kota Kinabalu to relax and enjoy the wonderful scenery of Kota Kinabalu city. Kokol Hill is located at Menggatal and because of it’s strategic location, Kokol Hill offers Sunrise view of Mount Kinabalu and Sunset view overlooking the city. It took only 45 minutes drive from Kota Kinabalu city center and ...Read More »
Strengthening and expanding their presence to East Malaysia, AEON CO. (M) BHD. will launch their first MALL in the region on 20 April 2018 which host its first AEON Store. Located only 25 minutes away from Kuching town, AEON MALL Kuching Central endeavors to enrich the lifestyle of the community near and far. Spanning over 1.6 million square feet of ...Read More »
Pulau Tiga, better known as the survivor island of Borneo is located off the west coast of Sabah. The Tiga Island Is famous for its volcano Mud, Snorkelling, and Nature Trails. It is also here that Eco Resort chooses to open their 3rd resort in the Borneo Island. Echo Resort opens their first property, Gayana Marine Resort on Gaya Island off the coast ...Read More »
Omakase is a Japanese dining experience that consists of dishes carefully selected by the chef. customers are able to spectate over the process of sushi-making and have each dish served immediately to ensure perfect taste and balance. Most dishes are seasonal, and the chefs like to rotate what they serve. On our recent visit to Kuala Lumpur, We visit Oribe Sushi ...Read More »
One of the most popular noodles in Kuala Lumpur is Hokkien Mee. This sinful plate of noodles is fried with pork lard and braised in dark sauce to mask the alkaline taste of the noodle. A good Hokkien Mee has to be stir-fried with charcoal fire. The best Hokkien Mee used to be served at hawker stall at the back ...Read More »
Tamu, Pronounced as “tah-moo”, tamu is a place to sell and buy, but mostly exchange goods and food, a natural market where farmers and artisans gather around to market their products. From the youngest to the oldest inhabitants of Sabah, everyone has been at least once at these open air markets. A custom regulated by the British during the times ...Read More »
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 ...Read More »
Kota Kinabalu is voted as one of the top places for sunset in the world. Visitors and locals spend their evening at enjoying the beautiful sunset view around the city and beach area. One of the most popular places for sunset viewing is at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa Sunset Bar Sunset Dining at Kota Kinabalu The Sunset bar ...Read More »