Random snack tasting in Sandakan

I would be lying if I said I've been inspired to write lately. I'm currently 5 blogs behind on my Beer Advent Calendar. I didn't even drink the beers yet. They're just sitting in my fridge being neglected.  I'm also a bunch of blogs behind on our UK trip which was nearly a year ago.  … Continue reading Random snack tasting in Sandakan

Kinabatangan Nature Lodge… It’s a Jungle Out There

A bumpy 3.5 hour bus ride south of Sandakan to Sakau has us arriving at the jetty.  We jump on a boat and cross the river to our camp.  Given a briefing about the very busy upcoming days.  Luckily, they ring a gong before anything significant is about to take place.  All of the cabins … Continue reading Kinabatangan Nature Lodge… It’s a Jungle Out There

Giant Apes and Rainforests and Bears… (oh my)

We have arrived safely in Sandakan. We have learned that our waterproof camera is full of water. We have bought a new camera. It's time to take some pictures. We had three options for going to Sepilok.  We could go with a tour that would include The Orang-Utan Rehabilitation Center, The Sun Bear Sanctuary, and … Continue reading Giant Apes and Rainforests and Bears… (oh my)