Aquaponics – Plant, Feed the Fish and Harvest

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Love plants and wanted an easy way to grow them at home? Then you should start your own aquaponics system at home. After hearing and learned how our vegetables and plants are grown in Sabah using extensive pesticide and chemicals, we decide to start our own garden at our home. Organic and naturally grown vegetables are expensive and monopolized by ...

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grEAT – The healthier fast food – First automated Restaurant in Malaysia

A Restaurant without cashier and waiter? Introducing grEAT – The Healthier Fast food, the first ever automated restaurant in Malaysia. grEAT is located at 1 Utama serving variety of healthy choice of fast food meals. Customers can choose from Power Bowl and Burger Bowl with signatures such as Nasi Lemak bowl, Asian Appertising bowl and Signature Smoky Burger. All of the ...

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Kombucha – healthy fermented tea

Kombucha is a sweet, fizzy drink made of yeast, sugar, and fermented tea. It has a number of potential health benefits, including gut health and liver function. Kombucha is made from either a green or black tea. Added to that is white sugar, which has been fermented with a type of “tea fungus” called SCOBY (Symbiotic colony of yeast and bacteria ...

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Hyatt Regency Kinabalu launches first mobile Kitchen in Kota Kinabalu

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu has officially unveiled its long-awaited mobile kitchen at Kimanis Ballroom on 8 February 2018. Locally renowned for its quality and delectable food, diners can now experience Hyatt’s signature dishes anywhere in Kota Kinabalu and many areas within Sabah. Born from ideas to further boost the catering services of the hotel, Chef Tunku Farazil, the Executive Chef, has ...

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后院 Backyard Si Chuan Mala Hotpot

Kota Kinabalu steamboat hotpot

We love Steamboat and always on the lookout for good hotpot (Steamboat) place in Kota Kinabalu but always dissapointed with the offering in Kota Kinabalu. We pleasently surprised to bump into a Mala Hot pot at KK times square. 后院 Backyard is a small restaurant serving Sichuan Dishes and Mala SiChuan Hot Pot. Mala (麻辣) is a spicy and numbing sauce originating ...

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Guide to Valentine’s Day dinner in Kota Kinabalu 2018

Looking for restaurants to celebrate Valentine’s Day with your love one? Let us guide you to some of Valentine’s Day dinner prepared by restaurants around Kota Kinabalu. Avangio Hotel Valentine’s Day special at Mercato Restaurant for RM98 nett per person. Horizon Hotel 4-course dinner at Deco Cafe at RM188 nett Café on Fifty5, Tong Hing The Feast of Valentine’s at ...

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Sabah Local Durian – Sukang and Dalit

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With its long and curved spikes, Sabah local durian or better known as Dalit (red color fresh) and Sukang (Orange color fresh) are popular in Sabah. The texture and taste of the fruit is different from regular durian. Dalit and Sukang are not commercially cultivated in large scale and usually available from October to December. Where to buy: The durian usually ...

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DKing – King of Fruit Specialist

DKing, famous for its Durian and Mango dishes (Raja Cendol with real Musang King Durian and also our Mango Bingsu Cup) opens their 1st outlet in East Malaysia at Everrise, Imago Shopping Mall. This is their 7th outlets around Malaysia. DKing is the first in Malaysia to offer a premium assortment of Malaysian made Royal Fruits (Durian, Mango & Mangosteen) products. ...

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Foods and services at Kota Kinabalu Airport Terminal 1 (KKIA)

Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA), the 2nd busiest airport in Malaysia is located 10 minutes away from Kota Kinabalu city center. KKIA offers all the conveniences of a modern airport, including a variety of shopping and dining venues. The terminal is divided into 3 levels. Departure hall is located on level 3 and arrival hall on level 1. Taxi service counter and mobile sim ...

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Chinese New Year dinner at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa | Year of the Dog Celebrations

Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa launched the Togetherness in Celebration 11-course set menu on 15 February & 2 March 2018 and Good Fortune and Longetivity 9-course set menu from 16-18 February 2016. The set meal will be available at Shang Palace of Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort Spa. Yum Cha Buffet available from 16 – 18 February 2018 at RM108 ...

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Wendy’s Malaysia open their first out in Sabah at Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA)

Wendy’s, part of world largest burger chain open their first outlet at KKIA on 10 January 2018. Famous for their burgers and fried chicken, Wendy’s served breakfast from 6am to 11am and open from 6am to 12am daily. Wendy’s is located at the arrival hall, next to Starbucks at Kota Kinabalu International Airport. Wendy’s will be providing another dining option ...

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3 Unique breakfast experience in Kota Kinabalu we love

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  A good day starts with a wonderful and tasty breakfast meal. There are many good places around Kota Kinabalu to kickstart the day but nothing beats a wonderful breakfast experience surrounded by beautiful scenery and a great meal. These are the 3 unique and unforgettable breakfast we experienced in Kota Kinabalu. ...

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AirAsia welcomes Shenzhen to Kuching and Singapore to Bintulu flights

AirAsia, the world’s best low-cost airline, today flew in two international inaugural flights into Sarawak; from Shenzhen to Kuching and Singapore to Bintulu. The inaugural Shenzhen-Kuching flight which landed at Kuching International Airport at 7.50 am this morning was greeted with a water cannon upon parking at the bay. A Sarawak traditional welcoming ceremony for passengers was led by the ...

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ASquare Container Street Foods Night Markets – over 100 street foods in one place at Kota Kinabalu City Centre

Kota Kinabalu is officially a food heaven when the grand opening of A-Square came about last August! A-Square is located in between Promenade Hotel and Wawasan Plaza. It is definitely an easy access for the locals and tourists either by car or by foot. ASquare is also known asKota Kinabalu  Containers Street Food Night Market What’s amazing is it is ...

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Original Cake Malaysia opens its first outlet in East Malaysia at Suria Sabah

original cake malaysia suria sabah

The castella cake wave still going strong in Kota Kinabalu with the opening of the Original Cake first outlet in East Malaysia at the newly renovated Suria Sabah Food Hall. The Original Cake recipe is from Tamsui, Taiwan and spread its wing to Malaysia. The Original Cake is located at the Suria Sabah Food Hall. Offering more more choice for ...

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Eat, Drink & Merry! Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day meals around Kota Kinabalu

Its the season to be merry and celebrate with family, friends and love one.  Check out the offering by Restaurants and Hotels around Kota Kinabalu and plan your dining. Restaurants Cafe on Fifty5, Tong Hing  miniature home made minced pies, doughnuts, macarons and cupcakes, sip your way to a merry christmas here at Cafe On Fifty5.  Pancake House Kota Kinabalu ...

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Sabah Tourism Awards 2017 – A Tribute to excellence

The 11th Sabah Tourism Awards recently concluded at Magellan Sutera Ballroom on 2nd December 2017. A total of 35 awards in 13 categories are given to individuals and organizations that have excelled and contributed to the development of tourism and hospitality in Sabah. The Awards is an incentive for participants to strive for the higher level of professionalism in both ...

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An Eco-Friendly Christmas Joy Tree Lighting at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu

Hyatt Regency Kinabalu hosted its Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in the hotel lounge on 1 December 2017 to usher in the festive and joyful holiday season. Hyatt Regency Kinabalu unveiled its eco-friendly Christmas 2017 theme during the Christmas lighting ceremony last night with a 13-foot Christmas tree made from collections of wooden pallets. Restaurant diners, in-house guests and media ...

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Empurau – The most expensive fish in Malaysia

Empurau sashimi

Priced at up to RM2000 per kilo, Empurau fish is the most expensive fish in Malaysia. What makes this fish so expensive is its rare and they feed on a special Engkabang fruits which found only on the island of Borneo. Empurau aka “wang bu liao” (忘不了) which mean unforgettable in Chinese is a freshwater fish found throughout SoutheastAsia but only ...

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New Executive Chef Heats up the Kitchen at Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu

Shangri-La’s Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa’s General Manager recently announced the appointment of Daniel Shepherd as the resort’s new Executive Chef. A British national, Shepherd started his culinary experience in London, United Kingdom, over 24 years ago. Since then, he has worked in three other major hospitality groups in the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates and Australia. Shepherd’s current responsibilities ...

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