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Reminiscing the old Gaya Street

by: Chai Moi Len Gaya Street, the oldest main street in Jesselton (Kota Kinabalu) was originally the Bond Street with buildings made of attap roofs and wooden structures. The fragile buildings were frequently razed to ground by fire, which most probably has given rise to the local name of Api Api to the town of Jesselton. Interestingly to note, even ...

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Old diesel train ride from Beaufort to Pangi station

sabah old train

Padas River is located at Beaufort district of Sabah. Padas White Water rafting is one of the top rafting sites in Malaysia. The only mode of transportation to this activity is by Train. Sabah State Railways have upgraded the train service from Tanjung Aru to Beaufort but still using old diesel train from Beaufort to Tenom. We leave Kota Kinabalu ...

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