Kedamaian River

Xtreme Paddlers

February 16, 2017 | By Muhammad Fahmi

Kota Kinabalu is a great a jump-off for adventurous day trips, like biking, hiking, island hopping, and whitewater rafting. Most of the rafting outfits in Sabah run trips down the Kiulu or Padas Rivers, but last year a new company called Xtreme Paddlers opened up shop on the Kedamaian River...

Mataking Island


February 08, 2017 | By Carmen Lim

Mataking Island sits on the edge of the Semporna Archipelago, about a forty-five minute boat ride off the east coast of Sabah. The Reef Dive Resort is the only accommodation on the island, and it is top-notch! Wrapped in white sand and surrounded by blue-green seas...

Danum valley Jungle

Deep In Danum

December 01, 2016 | By Stasha

Along the uneven road, recent and old elephant droppings teased us at the chance of spotting the majestic creatures on our way to Borneo Rainforest Lodge. We kept our eyes peeled and fought back the urge to let the long and bumpy ride rock us into a snooze. And before we even reached our...

Sayap Gorge Sapulot


November 24, 2016 | By Jesse Kipp

Over the past few years we’ve become friends with the people of Sayap Village. Located in Kota Belud district, Sayap is the last settlement on a dirt track heading up the west side of Mount Kinabalu. One of our favorite camping spots is at Sayap Substation, a ranger outpost on the border of Kinabalu Park...

Kota Kinabalu Hike


October 10, 2016 | By Ana Jonnesy

Landscapes once shaped by machines and human hands are given back to nature and are gradually changing back into lush forests, forming trails of varying exciting climbs and ascents, so hikers, put your best foot forward and explore these wonderful hiking trails

Kinabatangan River


October 06, 2016 | By Jesse Kipp

Sticky Rice Travel’s latest video takes you down the waterways of the great Kinabatangan River. As the second-longest river in Malaysia, spanning 560 kilometers through a diverse range of habitats, the Kinabatangan floodplain has some of the highest concentrations of wildlife in Borneo.