Berbuka Puasa / Breaking Fast at Hyatt Regency Kinabalu

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The Hyatt Regency Kinabalu kindly invited SabahBah over to break fast with them and hosted us at their elaborate Ramadan buffet spread at the Tanjung Ria Cafe.

Of course, we didn’t have enough stomach space to sample everything on offer, but their Ramadan buffet runs all through the month, so we can always go back and try.

Sabah’s Solar Powered Golf Buggies

Representatives from the companies involves with the prototype solar panel mounted golf buggy.

Sabah Golfers have just become the greenest golfers in Malaysia, with the introduction of the country’s first solar-powered golf buggies.

Thanks to the collaboration of 2 Malaysian companies, battery operated buggies that recharge with the help of the sun, is now a reality in Sabah.

Party Play at a new venue in Gaya Street

The interior of Party Play Gaya Street is large and industrial. It screams PARTY!

There’s a new kid on the block; and that block is in Gaya street, where you’ll find the newest branch of the popular restaurant Party Play.

By the looks of the design and layout of this new branch, I think it’s a safe to say you can put your party hat on. 

Which Resort in Kota Kinabalu is the Best?

A view of The Pacific Sutera across Sutera Harbour Marina at Sutera Habour Resort

Kota Kinabalu is a sea-side city often described as a resort town, which indeed has a lot of choice resorts for the booking.

A question that often arises is: which is the best resort in Kota Kinabalu? “The Best” depends on your needs. Follow me and let’s analyse those needs.

Sutera Harbour Resort Becomes a PADI Dive Resort

Students at The Pacific Sutera's pool at the Sutera Harbour Dive Resort.

Sutera Harbour Resort recently entered Kota Kinabalu’s scuba diving market when they were awarded a PADI Dive Resort rating.

PADI, the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, is the world’s largest scuba diving certification body.

A Full Scottish Breakfast at Chilli Vanilla

Chilli Vanilla's full Scottish breakfast with home-made baked beans. It's going to be a good day!

Chilli Vanilla is not new in town, but – for a variety of reasons – I’ve never actually sat down there for a meal, until just last week.

Last Saturday FoodieBah and I headed on over there to check out that Full Scottish Breakfast people have been talking about.

Storm Weather & Weird Clouds in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Arcus clouds preceding the storm that hit Kota Kinabalu, Sabah on Monday, 11 June 2012 (Thanks for the pic, Reena)

Turns out Sabahans love talking about the weather, especially when it’s out of the ordinary and there’s a vicious storm and seriously weird clouds involved.

On the morning of Tuesday, 12 June, Sabah was hit by an unusual, angry wave of bad weather.

To Arthur! Celebrate 252 years of Guinness

To Arthur! Winners of Guinness Arthur Day VIP Passes for the big party in KL

Tonight SabahBah happily received news from Guinness that Arthur’s Day celebrations will return to Kota Kinabalu this year, bigger and bolder than the years before.

To mark the 3rd time that Arthur’s Day is observed in not just Malaysia, but in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah and Borneo as well, Guinness is bringing exciting parties to our shores.