Into Sabah-The Bastard
https://www.strava.com/activities/1214753060Parked by Mt Kinabalu – Sacred Mountain
Brunei-More of the same?
Stunning Brunei, Noodle Breakfast, Danny Loves Limbang, tropical heat, Easy Border, Burger Breakfast in Brunei, Brunei people quietly friendly, always approaching, went too quick, 20 miles of pristine jungle, another easy border into Malaysian Borneo, nice too be back, phone signal &money back, no roti Chanai, enter the diamonds, afternoon Monsoon, sleep at my house, on the Sabah/Sarawak Border. Loved Part two of Brunei.
Crossing into Sabah
Get your passport out, Rained All day, too many near misses, cool riding, danny distance record, arrive in Kota Kinabalu, the best Roti Canai, time off. The big City. Telephone Destroyed. Stressful
4 Days in Kota Kinabalu
Masada Backpackers, Wisdom Teeth out, replenish bike spares, relaxing, taken for dinner by Sabah Tourism Minister, Peep Show Binge, Hot Showers, Tropical Island Paradise, bicycle community, Hanging with backpackers from Russia, UK, NZ, Aussie, Philippines, Spanish, French, Canadian. Love KK lots, Indian Food, Sabah Food, Chinese Food. Could stay forever, new phone, Blow Pipe, Danny eats live Grub, tourist time. Indonesia Visa, River people, eat some more. Planning Ferries for Indo.
Back on the Road
Big climbing day, Heading too Mount Kinabalu, Wild Boar lunch, Fire Flies, Random Kindness, Stunning Sunset, Boiling at the Bottom, Ccccold up top. 5000ft. Out of the comfort zone and into the Magic. Banging Muscles, After Dark grinding, Loving the moment. Into the clouds. No pain no glory.
Parked up by the Sacred Mountain. The highest point after the Himalayas. 4000metres. Locals very Superstitious. 2 days after tourists stand naked on top, Earthquake arrives. Loving Borneo. This is a very VERY Island!