Malaysia - Belwildering Borneo (part 2 of 3) January 28th 2007 Touching down on unchartered soil we had no idea what to expect. A fully functional terminal building greeted us off the plane with pristine passport controls and efficient entry systems, no jungle in sight as yet.
A taxi took us to the centre of Kota Kinabulu or KK as the locals call it. Something felt strangely familiar, the airport highway turned into light industry parks, then residenti ... read more
Asia » Malaysia » Sarawak 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
Welcome to Amanda and Michael's diary of their 100 day tour of South East Asia. We head east to explore Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia and the jungles of Borneo.
We will keep you updated on all the places we visit with great pictures and entertaining entries, post comments on the message board to say hi and we'll be back home in March.... full info