Sabah, Malaysia Trip – Day 1

While Rui Hoe was in Sabah, Malaysia to film a real estate documentary, he decided to do a video blog on the trip as well and this is the 1st episode of a 3 part series.

Property Pinpoint Vlog Ep.1

In this video, he started the day early in Johor and took the first plane out to Kota Kinabalu. His friend Douglas, picked him up and was his local insider guide for the day, So join them as they explore what Kota Kinabalu and the Mengkabong River has to offer.

Kota Kinabalu – Formerly known as Jesselton, is the capital of the state of Sabah, located in East Malaysia. It is also the capital of the West Coast Division of Sabah. The city is located on the northwest coast of Borneo facing the South China Sea. To see what Kota Kinabalu can offer as a holiday destination, watch our holiday video.

Kota Kinabalu City Center

Kota Kinabalu City Center

Mengkabong River – Just 45 minutes drive north from Kota Kinabalu, where you can take a mangrove river cruise to explore the wild life in the area. White egret fly freely and hang on the top of the mangroves, if you are lucky you might see a family of Proboscis Monkey up along the waters to welcome you. This is also where the Sea Bajau Water Village is located which where most of them are practicing the traditional lifestyle which explains why they are commonly called “Sea Gypsies”

Rui enjoying the Sunset at Dalit Bay, Kota Kinabalu

Rui enjoying the Sunset at Dalit Bay, Kota Kinabalu

Music: Clarke’s Dream by Gold Panda 

Filmed and Edited by Rui Hoe – Director, Property Pinpoint

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