Sabah Discovery - The Mountain January 1st 2008 One of the primary reasons for my visit to Sabah was to climb Mt Kinabalu. At 4,095m, it is the highest peak in the area and therefore worthy of the effort - and the amount of effort I significantly underestimated!
Rather than climb up to the peak and back the same way, our group started from the west on the Mesilau trail which is 2 km longer but much prettier than the Summit Trail. So Day 1 ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Mount Kinabalu During the late 18th and 19th centuries, Great Britain established colonies and protectorates in the area of current Malaysia; these were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. In 1948, the British-ruled territories on the Malay Peninsula formed the Fe... ... read more