Kota Kinabalu / Tawau
Sabah also known as 'Land Below The Wind' is a land of varied landscapes and natural wonders. This great East Malaysian state on Borneo Island is naturally endowed with endless beaches and bays, ancient rainforests and amazing plants and animals, and the sacred Mt Kinabalu. Divers travel thousands of miles to experience the amazing wonders of the underwater realm and where better than to the bio-diversity hotspot of Southern Asia - Sabah, Malaysian Borneo.
Arts and crafts enthusiasts will have the delight of their lives in Sabah. There are assortments of gorgeous batik clothes, beaded accessories, as well as traditional wooden handicrafts to pick and choose from. For bargain hunters, the Sabahan signature tamu market will be an excellent place to haunt. The tamu markets offer a variety of merchandize such as handmade crafts, crystals, antiques, seafood, local cakes, veggies and exotic fruits-all going at very affordable prices.
Sabah is the home to an abundance of pearls! This exquisite harvest from the sea is collected and either sold raw or arranged into jewelry pieces such as necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings.