Trio, which way please?
Can’t help but re-post this particular entry done way back in 2008. I say this is “victory” because I thought I’d never make it to the top of Mt Kinabalu at 13,455ft, South East Asia’s highest, but I did. What you see in this picture may no longer be a true representation of what you will see of the mountain or its surroundings today, after the 5.9-magnitude quake that rocked the state’s west coast on June 6, 2015. But, “forget the sad times. This week, it’s all about revelling in a win.”
” Victory ”
Made it to the top of Mt Kinabalu in Dec 2003. Yes, some 5 years ago. While getting my certificate, I remember making a defining statement, “ this is my first and the last ….” . Honestly, I have actually wanted to make another attempt to conquer the mountain but… don’t we always have that ‘buts’?! Read more
Wisma Sabah, Kota KInabalu
Thought this looked nice.
My sister asked,”So what’s with the “spaghetti” coming out of the TV? So, I replied, “that shows diversity”. Makes sense, you think? I’m not sure.
Ornate = “made in an intricate shape or decorated with complex patterns.”
This grand building structure is definitely ornate. This is part of The Venetian Macao – a luxury hotel and casino resort in Macau, China, owned by Las Vegas Sands. It is the first giant casino located on reclaimed land between two islands called the Cotai Strip. Truly great design – its distinctive interior resembles the beautiful city of Venice.
Location: Behind HSBC – need to find out the name of the building that previously reside here!
[grabbed image] Situated right next to HSBC, nearby Suria Sabah.
The pictures that follow are what’s left of the building that used to house Sabah Land and Survey Department(SLDB), later on the Welfare Department. I believe another department has occupied this building (can’t recall what) after SLDB. One of the oldest buildings, sadly gutted by fire in the 1990s.
The following pictures are what’s left of it … Read more