Indian Holiday Packages With Minar Travels Let me tell you about my brother-in-law, he just might be the most traveled man I know. He is a scientist involved in mapping the human genome, so he travels the world presenting this technology to governments and health organizations. Imagine an Australian, who is living in England who likes sambal belacan and chili.
Sultanahmet: The Old City Of Istanbul, Turkey Turkey is a fascinating country, filled with historical significance since the time of Alexander The Great. For those who have an interest in Antiquity, this place has been around for a long time. You get to visit the old places of antiquity that you read of in the books. One of the oldest
MH370: Flight MH370 Ended In The Southern Indian Ocean “All right, good night,” was the last transmission from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 from Kuala Lumpur bound for Beijing. 2 minutes later, the aircraft’s transponder was switched off and all contact with the airplane lost. I had held off writing about this as hope was still alive at the start of
Is Europe on the cards for you and the family this summer? If your answer is a yes you are not alone the only ones. With so much to offer any individual or group it comes as no surprise that the continent is the most popular travel destination on the planet, as millions of people make the trip each year.
What Every Traveler Need To Know About Vaccine And Immunisation The best moments during your travel is the opportunity to interact with the locals, enjoy the local street food and to take the path less traveled. These days, traveling is relatively inexpensive and we get the chance to experience more of the world than ever before. The seasoned traveler will
Beringgis Beach Resort and Spa – Nature and Simplicity Beringgis Beach Resort and Spa is a locally themed resort by the beach, 30km away from Kota Kinabalu city. Travel time is 30 minutes by car. If you are traveling to Beringgis resort from Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA), the distance is 20km. Beringgis Beach Resort and Spa is situated on
Beringgis Beach Resort and Spa, Papar We spent a weekend at Beringgis Beach Resort and Spa with our kids last December. It was the start of school holidays and we wanted to get away for a short break. I have always enjoyed staying at Beringgis resort and since their swimming pool came with a water-slide, I was sure our kids
Paragliding In Cape Town Paragliding has always been a popular sport in the world, and now enthusiasts in Sabah has picked up this extreme sport. Lohan Hill, Ranau is the paragliding HQ in Sabah due to its favorable winds and breath-taking views. In the recent Project 11.12.13 organized by my buddy, Laili Basir, they had a grand time paragliding in
North Borneo History: Australian Road Builders This is a old photo posted by the North Borneo Historical Society on their Facebook page. I love old photos and the history of North Borneo. To many, it is living history because there are people here who were around when Sabah was North Borneo. From the Facebook post: “Australian road builders in North
Finnbay: Finland News, Culture, Entertainment And More Ever thought about going to Finland? Most Malaysians do not travel to Finland for a holiday and it is one of those countries that we know of but rarely visit. Finland is a country of rugged beauty and amazing winter landscape, especially at this time of the year. What we know of a
Best Bunk Beds: New Backpackers In Semporna Best Bunk Beds, the newest backpacker lodge in Semporna, Sabah. Located right next to the sea means you get an awesome seaview and sunsets during your stay here. Semporna being the small town that is means that you can easily get around and most people can direct you to this new backpackers lodge.
AirAsia Turns 12 in 2013 AirAsia, the awarding winning low cost airline turn 12 this year. For many, AirAsia is the airline of choice, in part due to its low fares and also their service. Personally, I like the Airbus that they use. AirAsia was named ‘World’s Leading Low Cost Airline’ at the prestigious World Travel Awards 2013 held in
Pom Pom Island Kidnap Of Taiwanese Tourist In Nov 2013 As many may have heard, there was a murder and kidnap of Taiwanese tourists on 15th November 2013 on the island resort of Pom Pom, off the coast of Semporna. It has be on the international news feeds and it is still an on-going kidnap case. Your country may have
Malaysian F1 Fans: Experience Monaco Grand Prix 2014 Malaysians are motorsports fans, just look at the success of Malaysian Sepang F1 Grand Prix race. It has been 15 years and it is still going strong. Back in my corporate days, some like-minded acquaintances in Kuala Lumpur and I would plan trips to Sepang F1. It is not often you would
Laban Rata Resthouse: Where You Spend The Night For most climbers on Mount Kinabalu, the Laban Ratu Resthouse is a welcomed sight. It means you have completed the first leg of your journey up the mountain. After hours of climbing up steps cut into trail, going through dense forest to a sparse landscape, it is time for a rest. Now
The Mt Kinabalu International Climbathon 2013 Adventure The Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon was held on the 19th to 20th October 2013. This year, there will be 2 courses – The Summit Race and The Adventure Race. The Mt Kinabalu Climbathon started off as a event to test the fitness of Kinabalu Park rangers. Since 2004, this race has been a
Visit China: Beijing To Xian Tours Xian, China is where you have to go to see the Terracotta warriors of the First Emperor. An online buddy sent me more details of Beijing to Xian tours after a previous post. Other than being one of the most important and interesting Chinese archaeological finds in current history, the terracotta warrior is also
Malaysia Reviews: Reviews About Everything Malaysia TheSmartLocal.com is a Malaysian review website of things to do, places to visit and where to eat while you are in Malaysia. Since a friend brought it to my attention, I have been very impressed with how useful the website is. TheSmartLocal.com is made up of real Malaysia Reviews, by people who have been
Visit Terracotta Warriors Tours From Beijing Many years ago, I got to see China’s Terracotta warriors in Singapore. I have too admit that at that time I did not fully understand the significance of that exhibition. Now, I realize what an amazing opportunity it was. Imagine looking at 2,000 year old artifacts, well preserved and so well detailed. Today, everyone
Kinabatangan River: The Comprehensive Guide for First Time Travellers Article originated: SabahGuide.com – Sabah travels made easy! We provide free advice for Sabah tourismWhen you want to go on an adventure in a tropical setting, you cannot go wrong with a country like Malaysia. It is a place where the people take all efforts to take care of their natural