Description: Jungles of 130 million years and coral gardens,
giant ferns, carnivorous plants and the orangutan. The charm of the
island that inspired many stories, lives intact and can be admired.
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Kota Kinabalu, the capital, is the exact
opposite of what we expect: a string of modern hotels built
reclaiming land from the sea. During the Second World War, in fact,
the city was razed to the ground by the British in retreat, to
prevent the Japanese occupation. From here, we begin to experience
the new world of small samples. The excursion to the Mari Mari
Cultural Village propels us into the life of the main tribes that
inhabit the country. In the evening, meet at the Night Market on the
waterfront. We follow the (pro) smoke to the fish stalls, all with
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About the Author:
Mr. Gaetano Zoccali, a travel journalist, utilised the
e-borneo.com during his vacation here in end-2013. The above
article which was based on his trip experience in Borneo, appeared in Elle Italia
magazine on its February 2014 issue. Our sincere thanks to Gaetano
for mentioning e-borneo.com in his article.
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