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      Best Sandy Beaches

      Pulau Labuan Dec 28, 2016 at 12:11 PM

      Hi everyone, can anyone advise where the best sandy beaches are in Labuan. Are there any areas particularly good for snorkelling...?
      many thanks
      POEPAT

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      Accommodation nearest Royal thai embassy

      Penang Jan 5, 2017 at 7:11 PM

      Please any good suggestion for accommodation (hostels) nearest the Royal Thai Embassy?

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      transportation from Chinatown to FRIM

      Kuala Lumpur Jan 15, 2017 at 9:37 AM

      Hello,

      I will be traveling from our guest house in Chinatown KL to the Forest Research Institute Malaysia, then to the Batu Caves, and finally back to Chinatown. Can anyone advise on the best way to do this?

      Thank you!

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    • Sarawak In January, weather and accesibility of National Parks

      Borneo Dec 25, 2016 at 2:30 PM

      Hi,
      I was planning to fly to Sarawak, Malaysia on the January 5. and spend about 5 weeks in Sarawak and Brunei. The Lonely Planet Guide says there is no particularly good or bad time to travel in Borneo because there is no real dry season and weather can vary very much from year to year, so I didn't think there is going to be a problem with travelling in Sarawak in January. But now I see that many travel-websites don't recommend to go to Sarawak in January at all due to very bad weather.
      Is there somebody who has been there in January or even better lives in Sarawak who can tell me what I can expect?
      Let me tell you first what I would expect from this trip. In Germany I work in nature conservation, so I spend most summer working outside. So with the right equipment some rain doesn't scare me. Also I want to spend most of the time in National Parks and am most interested in Botany (Orchids, Ferns) and also Insects, Spiders, Scorpions, Snakes. I could live without seeing Orangutans which are apparently hard to find when it's raining a lot. I would like to spend a lot of time in Nationalparks with dayhiking trails where I don't need a guide so I can take my time for taking pictures. But I'm also looking forward to expolring the caves in Gunung Mulu and Niah National Parks.
      So my main concern is: Will all the National Parks and also accomadations in or around National Parks be open and accessible during January? How likely is it that National Parks will not be accessible due to floodings or storms etc. What do I have to expect exactly from the weather. Does it rain all day long, or is it more very strong but short raining episodes and then long periodes without rain during the day. Is it raining more during the day or at night? (I've been in Java during rainy season three years ago and it rained mostly during the night.) I wouldn't mind it too much If there is some rain every day but I also need dry periods for taking pictures. What I woldn't like is to be stuck in my hotels for days because it is raining non stop.
      Also will there be any other tourists in the Parks? I don't want the places to be crowded of course, but honestly I don't like it when I'm always alone or the only guest in a hotel because I'm travelling alone.
      The thing is that i will spend three month in Southeastasia, and right now I'm planning to start in Sarawak, but I could also reschedule and visit Sarawak in March. The weather is supposed to be much better in March but are the most attractive National Parks allready crowded in March? What would you recommend under the circumstances I described, go in January or reschedule and go in March? Also, does anybody happen to know when most of the Orchids are in bloom? I suspect it is in the wettest months.

      A lot of questions here, I know. I would be very grateful for any advice.
      And Merry Christmas to everybody!

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      Baby Life Jacket

      by lthemanz Online Now Feb 12, 2013 at 11:05 PM

      Do you know if they provide life jacket on the boat ride to Kapas Island? My son is 1 year old, would they have life jacket for him?

      3 Answers Feb 13, 2013 at 3:45 AM
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      how to arive to pulau kapas

      by FarahShasary Online Now Nov 17, 2012 at 7:33 PM

      saya dari johor dan ingin ke pulau kapas. pengangkutan untuk ke pulau kapas sebenarnya berapa ya?

      2 Answers Nov 18, 2012 at 1:39 AM
    • Season for Pualau Kapas

      by paroovijay Online Now Jan 12, 2011 at 7:14 PM

      Is it ok to go to Pulau Kapas in CNY , thta is 2nd of Feb 2011,, how wd the sea be? & Do peole go?

      4 Answers Feb 23, 2011 at 9:24 PM
    • pakej percutian untuk kumpulan pelajar

      by zack84 Online Now Oct 17, 2008 at 9:47 AM

      saya dan kelas bercadang untuk bercuti di pulau kapas pada bulan Mei atau Jun tahun depan.. ada sesiapa yang boleh berikan maklumat tentang pakej yang sesuai dengan pelajar seperti kami..

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      sorry..

      by Burningredberry Online Now Oct 13, 2004 at 2:22 AM

      it should be from marang to pulau kapas rite... :)

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      need info...

      by Burningredberry Online Now Oct 13, 2004 at 2:15 AM

      me and friends are planning to go to pulau kapas the end of year, maybe nov or dec.... ------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1) is it the right time to go? 2) we also need informations on the hotels/chalet that are available there also camping site... we would prefer the cheap place as we are backpacking.... and our budget is very limited... (we`re student... :) 3)how much would the boat ride from mersing to tioman be?... and how long is the ride? 4)how much money i need to prepare? it'll be around 5 or 6 of us going there, so may be we can share the for the accomodation.. 5)how about the food there? where can we get some

      3 Answers Oct 16, 2004 at 9:09 PM