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Borneo, Malaysia, Sunday 04/10

0600 start for morning boat trip. I failed to get up quite on time, but one of the guys from the lodge was kind enough to ferry me up to the groups boat. Mostly birds seen, main spots of note: … Continue reading

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Borneo, Malaysia, Saturday 03/10

0500 start. Back to airport for flight to Sandakan. There by 0800. Bus waiting to take us straight to Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre. Given an “informational” video to start with. Then a walk through in to the edge of jungle … Continue reading

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Borneo, Malaysia, Friday 02/10

Decided to get up even earlier than really necessary to get out in to the Mulu jungle for one last time to see if we could see any wildlife at dawn (0500 :o). Unfortunately to dry weather seemed to have … Continue reading

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Borneo, Malaysia, Thursday 01/10

Day of return to Mulu HQ. Trekked back to the river early in the morning. Managed to drop off the group for a bit to get some quiet. Plan payed off as a porcupine ran along the path in front … Continue reading

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Borneo, Malaysia, Wednesday 30/09

Today we attempt an ascent of the ‘The Pinnacles’. We started early as it has been known to take some groups a long time to complete, especially the descent. Left the camp at 0630 prompt. Trail begain to climb immediately. … Continue reading

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Borneo, Malaysia, Tuesday 29/09

Split our kit in to two so as to have less to carry on our two day excursion deeper in to the reserve. The group boarded two long, canoe-like boats with outboard engines that were waiting the near the park … Continue reading

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Borneo, Malaysia, Monday 28/09

Good breakfast at the hotel, did the local thing and had rice! Back in to Taxis and to the airport. Had a short 20 minute flight on a Fokker 50 (MASwings) to the Mulu National Park. Hit by the humidity … Continue reading

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