Complete Guide to Diving Sipadan Island. There’s only a few places on earth were you can see huge schools of whirling barracudas that engulf you, large sea turtles of different species, lurking sharks, and jammed-packed reef of angelfish, triggerfish, morays and gobies all in just one dive. Sipadan Island is a marine paradise for divers tucked in the Celebes Sea, 35km south of Semporna off the coast of Sabah, Borneo Malaysia…
Kapalai is an island in Malaysia, known for its scuba resorts. The island of Kapalai, just 15 kilometers off Sipadan, was a beautiful island two hundred years ago, but now it is only a sand bar. - via Alex Shar
"A Place Called Heaven" f the Bajau tribes of Kota Belud are known for their horse-riding prowess, the Bajau Laut tribes of Semporna are known for their seafaring skills. Bajau Laut tribes are usually known as the sea gypsy people, a term normally associated with the island people of the Pacific, especially in Borneo, southern Philippines area and other smaller islands.
rafflesia in full bloom - "Borneo’s Rafflesia is found mainly in the rainforests of Sarawak and Sabah. This parasitic flower grows to a diameter of more than 3 feet across with a weight of up to 22lbs. and is part of a family of about 20 species..."