Tag Archives: Travels of Borneo Boy

An eye on Borneo ecotourism

May 11, 2011

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Borneo boy travels to Kudat WHEN the big boss of Borneo Eco Tours Sdn Bhd, Mr Albert Teo, invited me to join him on a trip to Kudat, where I would have a chance to meet some of the Rungus tribesmen living near the northern tip of Borneo, I quickly grabbed the opportunity. Teo was [...]

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Around Sabah in Seven Days

November 9, 2009

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First experience on Kalabakan-Sapulut Highway OVER the week Oct. 30-Nov. 5, I travelled over 1,600 km by road and personally witnessed on the ground once again the fast changing landscape of the state of Sabah on Borneo Island. It was, so far, the longest journey across Sabah on the road for this Borneo boy.

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Sunnie, your wild durian FOUND!

September 26, 2009

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KOTA KINABALU – During his travel to the Monsopiad Cultural Village (MCV) in Penampang, Sabah, (Aug. 6) Joe Leong the Borneo Boy met an American traveler who was in search of wild durian from the jungles of Borneo.

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Ba’kelalan People Live in ‘Hidden Paradise’

August 3, 2009

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MY visit to the highlanders at Ba’kelalan in north central region of Sarawak state on Borneo in May 2009 came at short notice. It was a post-festival tour organized by the Sarawak Tourism Board (STB) for media representatives from various parts of Malaysia who covered the Fourth Miri International Jazz Festival, including a handful of [...]

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