Kota Kinabalu (KK)

Between moving to different camps we often spent a few nights in Kota Kinabalu (affectionately known as KK), a city found in the Sabah region of Borneo. KK is definitely a city which grows on you, first impressions could be forgiven if they were on the more cautious side, the area could come across as … More Kota Kinabalu (KK)

Borneo History: The Sandakan Death Marches

The Sandakan Death Marches are a dark part of Borneo history from WWII whilst the island was under Japanese occupation. We visited the Kundasang War Memorial and Gardens where we learnt more about these barbaric and futile marches. It started with the Battle of Singapore in 1942 where the Japanese captured English and Australia soldiers. … More Borneo History: The Sandakan Death Marches