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Labuan

Wednesday

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Work­ing life has been hec­tic and pres­sure. When Okui popped up the sug­ges­tion few months ago to go to Labuan for a trip, with­out hes­i­ta­tion I straight away said ok.

Map of Labuan Island

This is the first time I’m tak­ing a flight. Well, not exactly first time because my real first flight was around 20 years ago when I was still a baby.

It’s so amaz­ing that some­thing the size of a whale can fly in the sky. Every­thing seems to be so small from the top.

Island view from the plane

I was very excited about the flight. So I keep tak­ing pic­tures of the sky, sea and land, keep tak­ing videos of how the plane takes off and keep look­ing at the stew­ardess giv­ing demo on how to fas­ten seat belt and using the life jacket. And how can I miss the chance to try the toi­let in the sky.

1st day – Labuan Island

We reached Labuan on Thurs­day night. So all activ­i­ties start on Fri­day morn­ing. And shop­ping was on the top of the list espe­cially when we are in a place like Labuan. Labuan is a free tax zone. So things like liqueur, cig­a­rette and choco­late are all very cheap.

If you go any­where you see peo­ple sell­ing liqueur and cigarette.

Shop selling all kinds of liquer

If not liqueur and cig­a­rette, then chocolate.

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We vis­ited the marine park on the first day. The park was very new and not much marine life can be seen.

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And then we visit the bird park. First time tak­ing pic­ture with a par­rot in my hand.

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2nd day – Pulau Kuraman

On the 2nd day, we took a speed boat and went to a small island called Pulau Kura­man not far away from Labuan.

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We swim, we snorkel and we sun­bath sunburned.

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Dur­ing sun­set, we walk around the beach and take pictures.

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I love this pic­ture so much.

Sud­denly I saw a rain­bow across the sky. It was so beau­ti­ful so I quickly ask every­one to come and take pic­ture with the rainbow.

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At night, we had a BBQ party. And we bought 2 lob­sters from the resort caught fresh that morn­ing for RM60. First time hav­ing lob­ster. It tastes just like prawn but the tex­ture feels more like chicken.

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3rd day – Good­bye Labuan

I was waken by Okui around 6 o’clock in the morn­ing to see the sunrise.

Lis­ten­ing to the soft wave hit­ting the shore and look­ing at the golden sky slowly turns blue, it was so peace­ful and calming.

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A trip is still a trip. It has to end some­how. We packed our things and head to the airport.

The flight back to KL was more excit­ing because the weather is very good and I was able to look at the scener­ies all the way, for 2 and a half hours.

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Dur­ing the flight, I ordered this nasi lemak and Nescafe which cost me freak­ing RM8 and RM4 respec­tively. Luck­ily the taste was still ok or else I will have to acci­den­tally spill the cof­fee on the chair and unin­ten­tion­ally drop the nasi lemak on the floor.

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Over­all, it was a good trip. I’ve tried many things for the first time. Hope­fully I can save enough money so that I can go to Bali or Phuket in the near future.

Wednesday

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CommentNo. 1

daijiaoking26 March 20082:39 PM

Oooo~~~ nice~~ that place is nice leh!!

hehe… wah~~~ den­nis u so fit, & ur “bb” so big.. lolz ^^

Author’s CommentNo. 2

Den­nis26 March 20084:27 PM

Yeah the place is quite nice but the resort we are stay­ing sucks…

What “bb”??? Boob???

Wei… that’s call chest ok… or you can call it pec­to­r­ial… but not boob please…

CommentNo. 3

kopiais26 March 20089:25 PM

Yesh! Labuan will be my next next tar­get.
First…let’s save up for BALI and Thailand[:D]

CommentNo. 4

sean26 March 20089:55 PM

haha…boobs ==”‘
ahhahhhahahah

I love the sun­set pic­ture, rainbow…clouds…t3xture…
????????????????

CommentNo. 5

ahzenn27 March 200810:03 AM

Lob­sters look so nice~

Author’s CommentNo. 6

Den­nis27 March 200811:39 AM

@kopiais
Yeah… lets go Bali and Thailand!!!

@sean
I love the sun­set pic­tures also… but why have to put so many ???????????????? at the end of ur msg????????????????

@ahzenn
Lob­sters are nice, but very high cho­les­terol wor… u going Bali on May right… so jealous…

CommentNo. 7

sean27 March 20086:52 PM

those are Chi­nese char­ac­ters.…
can­not be dis­played :(

CommentNo. 8

Dan31 March 200812:34 AM

Bali Rockz!!!!

lets go Bali :)

CommentNo. 9

kenneth25 July 20093:43 PM

I am here in Labuan. Must be the wrong Labuan, can­not find any lob­sters in your pic­ture. Hei hei, sure you take the pic­tures from labuan?

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