Sipadan: Shark Teeth, Explosives, and Every Shade of Blue October 23rd 2010 The sun is muted by the water into gradients of baby blue while darker sapphire obscures the ocean’s depths. I might be looking out for miles without exaggeration. Big turtles and white-tip sharks, one to two meters long, swim behind a hazy blue curtain, giving perspective on distance and visibility.
I equalize my ears and sink lower, unable to take in every detail that vies for attention on ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Sipadan 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