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Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers

Borneo Global Sipadan Backpackers

My review is based on a really bad experience with the bunker. I did not sleep for more than 1 hour. And if you spend a couple of hours with travelling and you need to rest, the bunker is the worst possibility ever... I also saw 3bed room and seemed to be ok. Further - friendly staff, basic bfast - but ok. ... more

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Semporna Discussions

  • Ferry From Kalimantan (Borneo) To Philippines
    . Then, boat to Tarakan and boat again to Tawau or Semporna, then land road to Sandakan. But most people stop at Balikpapan because there are bigger ferry from there to Tawau/Semporna or Sandakan. From ...

  • Pulau Sipadan
    Semporna on the mainland (1 hour by boat - the town is a bit of a dump but its ok as a jumping off point ...

  • backpacking in thailand & malaysia in october... help!
    Was in Thailand in Oct last year and the rainy season was a downpoor for an hr or two but it really wasn't a problem. More dive spots would be Koh Tao Thailand and if your going as far as Borneo Malaysia some of the Islands around Semporna are fairly well known spots. Enjoy ...

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  • Semporna
    I woke surprisingly sprightly and somewhat amazed that the mosquitos had let me be that night, only to be immediately accosted by a young French chick instead. I'd resolved that day to head out to Semporna's little known attraction in reputedly an out of town museum, and unaware of it too like all ...
    Posted in Asia Overland 2006-2008 by andyhay2

  • Semporna
    Heute hab ich meinen Tauchkurs begonnen!! Ja, das kam jetz ebenso ueberraschend wie unangekuendigt ...
    Posted in So far away... by mefia

  • Semporna to Tawau
    cleaner than the hovel which is Semporna. It begged the question of where they ever dreamed the name up from, Semporna meant "Perfect". Tawau wasnt perfect but certainly more endurable, finding myself ...
    Posted in Asia Overland 2006-2008 by andyhay2

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Ground, 2nd and 3rd Floor, Bangunan SeaFest, Jalan Causeway, Semporna, Sabah. Malaysia (Map) - Hostel
With busy hectic life living in Bedok Central can be a pain.. Scuba Diving always best medicine for me to relax my mood swing specially with great companion and nice dive site.