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Super

ProGood choice of things to see

ConsOrangutans moved out of the reserve in KK

Our stay in Kota Kinabalu (KK) was for a week at the Shangri-La Rasa Ria Resort and Spa, a great hotel - you can check out my review on the resort if you are looking for inspiration of where to stay. We did however tear away from our relaxing resort to discover what’s out there. So here’s a small...

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“Kota Kinabaluuuuuu.....”

published 08/12/2006

ProBeautiful sceneray and wildlife

ConsLong flights

In October this year, I took my 1st holiday abroad. My girlfriend and I decided to go to Kota Kinabalu in Malaysia as we both enjoy wildlife and it is somewhere she has never been. We stayed in Kota Kinabalu which is often affectionately called KK for 3 weeks and had a wonderful time. Flying to...

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Excellent

ProLoads to do, great wildlife, great scenery, lovely...

ConsRan out of time to see everywhere we wanted

I stayed in Kota Kinabalu (also known as KK) in October 2006 for nearly 3 weeks. Kota Kinabalu is the capital of Sabah. Getting to Kota Kinabalu (KK) You can fly to KK from London Heathrow as we did. We travelled from Heathrow to Kuala Lumpar, and then to Kota Kinabalu as its not possible to do a...

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Excellent

“Land Below The Wind...”

published 04/05/2003

ProLots of things to do and see, perfect for relaxati...

ConsNot for those seeking nightlife and not for shopah...

Kota Kinabalu is Sabah's capital city. For those uninformed, Sabah, formerly known as North Borneo is situated on the East of Malaysia. Kota Kinabalu received city status in the year 2002. In this opinion, I'll be introducing you not only to the city itself, but I'll also be including a few other...

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Excellent

ProModern,Good Food,Good Hotels,Lots to See and Do

ConsHigh cost of air fares from Peninsular Malaysia

The times are turning out to be very special for Kota Kinabalu ,the capital of the East Malaysian state of Sabah.. In addition to celebrating "Visit Sabah Year 2000" the capital, of "The Land Below the Wind" ,attained city status on February 2, 2000 and commemorated its centenary last year. Sabah...

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Excellent

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Somewhere between packing our bags on our way out of the Shanghai Sofitel Hotel and unpacking them in Hong Kong, we’d somehow managed to properly lose all of our remaining collection of foreign cash resources. I don’t mean the sort of lost where the money pouch turns up after a heated discussion...

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“Hotels in Kota Kinabalu”

published 01/01/2001

ProGood service

Consnone

A first time traveller to Kota Kinabalu need not be afraid of not finding good accomodation. Kota Kinabalu has a very good range of suitable hotels for both the tourist and business traveller. The Shangri-la Tanjung Aru has long been established as a popular beach front resort hotel which is...

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Excellent

“my favourite place”

published 10/03/2006

Probeautiful weather all year round, friendly people,...

Conssome dodgy areas after dark, not big enough!:)

Kota Kinabalu (KK) A fantastic destination for holidayers, backpackers, honeymooners, anyone who likes a relaxing time in the sun. I spent 8 months here during my GAP year and I'll be returning as soon as I can! How to get there: Kota Kinabalu International airport is 10 mins outside of KK and...

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“Our Borneo escape”

published 20/12/2004

Probeautiful scenery,cheap,hot and sunny

Consstill trying to think of some!!!!

We decided to visit Borneo[sabah] as we have travelled to quite a few places in asia,and wanted to try somewhere abit differant. We flew from Manchester to Kuala lumpur, the capital city with Malaysian airlines, and spent a few days ,relaxing and adjusting to the heat and humidity before taking a...

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Excellent

ProLots and lots

Conslong flights

Why go so far as Kota Kinabalu you may ask, and where in the world is it? KK as it is called is the capital of Sabah, a Malaysian state on the third largest island in the world. A bit to the east of Singapore and just below - south if you prefer - of where they get the typhoons - you know on the...

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Excellent

“I love Kota Kinabalu”

published 13/06/2005

Pronice scene, friendly residents, cheap expenses

Conslack of safety, low traffic system

Kota Kinabalu, my lovely hometown, I was born in Kota Kinabalu 21 years ago and live in this town for more than 18 years, before i pursued my further study in Singapore. Kota Kinabalu is lovely and nice town to travel with cheap expenses. There is a lot of nice place for vacation and they are...

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Excellent

“I went to KK before Xmas”

published 20/02/2001

ProNumerous

ConsThe heat

Before Xmas I had a fantastic holiday in Sabah. Staying in Kota Kinabalu KK at a new resort called Sutera Harbour Resort. The resort was fantastic, it has just about every facility you can think of. The islands approx 15 mins away by boat are also fantastic. If you get the opportunity to visit...

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