Borneo; the place where orangutans roam free, forests grow old and history speaks loud. A beautiful, rugged island in Southeast Asia that is home to parts of 3 different countries – One state of Indonesia, 2 states of Malaysia, and the entire tiny country of Brunei. An island full of wildlife, nature and unfortunate devastation. […]
Witnessing the mass habitat destruction of Borneo’s wildlife was absolutely devastating. But although this destruction was incredibly overwhelming, the wildlife that was spotted in the remaining rainforest was by far some of the richest I’ve ever experienced. The animals of Borneo are those you could watch for hours and hours on end – Of course, […]
Kota Kinabalu, the capital of Sabah, Malaysia, is a very small city packed with personality! KK is the starting point of most holidays to Sabah and is a great destination to get a feel for the Malaysian way of living. Tourism here is great; nothing is too expensive, cheesy or hard to find. If you […]
Without a doubt, Borneo is wildlife heaven! There are beautiful animals where ever you look; Orangutans, Pygmy Elephants, Sunbears, Proboscis Monkeys, Silver Leaf Monkeys, Macaque Monkeys, Pythons, Monitor Lizards and Sea Turtles – just to name a few. Unfortunately with so much beauty, also comes extreme human destruction. There are many instances where native animals […]
Palm Oil Plantations are a controversial issue so well known in today’s society. I was aware of the global problem before my trip to Borneo, but after witnessing the destruction first hand, my thoughts have been influenced more than ever. Palm Oil is the most consumed vegetable oil across the world. It is used in […]
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