Borneo 2018

a trip by Viv and John Cussell
From: April 10th 2018
Until: June 2nd 2018

This will be a two month trip, with six weeks backpacking in Borneo and a week each side in England. We are leaving home in Spain on 10th April, returning 2nd June. In Borneo we plan to visit Sabah and Sarawak (Malaysia) and possibly Brunei as well.
Trip Length: 8 weeks
Blog Entries: 21
Photos: 290
Words: 18867

Blog Entries

Date Blog Title Location
April 15th 2018 Bye Bye to Blighty! Europe » United Kingdom » England » Hampshire
April 17th 2018 Salamat Datang Malaysia (Welcome to Malaysia) Asia » Malaysia » Wilayah Persekutuan » Kuala Lumpur » China Town
April 20th 2018 Hello Halo Hostel, Kota Kinabalu Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Kota Kinabalu
April 24th 2018 Off the radar on the Sungai Kinabatangan, Sabah Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Kinabatangan
April 26th 2018 Sepilok: a safe haven for the Man of the Forest and the little Sun Bear Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Sepilok Orang Utan Sanctuary
April 28th 2018 Farewell to “The Land below the Wind” Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Labuan
April 29th 2018 Pulau Labuan: coconut pudding and lovely people! Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Labuan
May 1st 2018 Brunei Darussalam: “Abode of Peace” Asia » Brunei » Bandar Seri Begawan
May 6th 2018 Gunung Mulu National Park: World Heritage Site Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Gunung Mulu National Park
May 7th 2018 A longboat river cruise, more caves then back to Miri Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Miri
May 11th 2018 Duck, durian and other delicious delights: as we journey further south, so the food just keeps getting better! Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Sibu
May 11th 2018 Miri was built on oil; Sibu was built on the timber trade; Kapit is built on coal and rubbish! Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Sibu
May 15th 2018 Kuching: the jewel in Sarawak’s crown Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Kuching
May 15th 2018 “As long as we gaze on Santubong Sunset, we are in Paradise!” Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Mount Santubong
May 16th 2018 The Bako: back to the jungle trekking Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Bako National Park
May 18th 2018 The Sarawak Cultural Village Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Mount Santubong
May 22nd 2018 Aimless ambling: Sunday strolling in Kuching Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Kuching
May 24th 2018 Orang-utans in the mist: wearing rainhats Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Kuching
May 25th 2018 "Where have my fruit trees gone? I am dying!" Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Kuching
May 25th 2018 A boat trip, a bucket of beer and a beautiful sunset Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak » Kuching
May 31st 2018 “Selamat tinggal Borneo”: Farewell Borneo, back to Blighty Europe » United Kingdom » England » Essex » Clacton-on-Sea
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