Our guides were awesome, but with the accent we thought this species was the "DUCK-eared frog" much to our amusement - I mean what exactly does a duck ear look like, and why would you name a frog after one?
On the Kinabatangan river with Uncle number 1 November 27th 2006 Mat: After two amazing weeks we finally have time for some communication (we are in Kuta Kinabalu again). Luckily enough we have not had much time to spend in internet cafes, and in fact have been away from any computers for most of the time. This is the first of three blogs to explain what we have been up to in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo: 1) The Kinabatangan river, 2) Diving around the world famo ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Sandakan 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