Fighting my fears: Discover Scuba in Kota Kinabalu

July 20th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia|

My fears all too often set up road blocks for me. While I may not leap across those road blocks like a pro athlete, I do my best to keep going. It’s been years since my two ‘I almost drowned’ incidents and it has taken Shawn all his charm and patience to get me into [...]

Kinabalu National Park And How I Got Attacked

July 14th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, UNESCO Heritage Sites|

Mount Kinabalu is a popular tourist attraction. It looms way above the island appears to keep a watchful eye on the city. In fact our friend Tham explained that Kota means city. So Kota Kinabalu is quite literally Mount Kinabalu’s city. While you may not be able to see Mount Kinabalu from the heart of [...]

The Ultimate Guide To Places To Eat In Kota Kinabalu

July 7th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia|

One thing that we learned very quickly is that the best part about Kota Kinabalu is the food. Sea food to be precise! Everything is fresh and tasty. It also leaves some room for experimentation. Take seaweed for example. One of the famous salads here involves seaweed. Trust me it is delicious. Wait… I’m getting [...]

SABAH MUSEUM: A glance back in time!

June 24th, 2017|Asia, Destinations, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia|

I needed to get out for a while and so I decided to head out to the Sabah Museum. Museums aren’t really Shawn’s thing so I had no qualms about visiting the Sabah Museum on my own. To be totally honest with you, I did not expect much. I needed a change in atmosphere and [...]