Night market in Kota Kinabalu: a tourists night out

Selection of Malaysian food at Kota Kinabalu night market

Night life in Kota Kinabalu There are bars, and clubs in Sabah, Borneo. I was invited by a group of tourists to a bar last week. I sat at a table very bored for quite a while. When the Karaoke kicked in, I ran. We had very little in common to talk about as well. Either I …

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Food from Sabah Malaysia: Sotong Tom Yum

Sotong Tom Yum from Malaysia

Sotong Tom Yum from Sabah, Malaysia A famous South East Asian dish found in Sabah Tom Yum is a famous soup dish in South East Asia, mainly Laos and Thailand. It’s known for its sour and spicy flavors that give it a very distinct identification to the taste buds. Sotong is the Malay for squid, of which …

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Food from Sabah Malaysia: Murtabak

Murtabak from Malaysia

Murtabak from Sabah Malaysia – Arabian food in Sabah? Murtabak has its routes within the Arab world, and is one of my favourite foods in Sabah, Malaysia. Yes, more food that’s not “pure” Sabahan. But, this is what I find commonly on the ground here. Any nation with a cultural diverse background is bound to inherit its dining habits too. …

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Food from Sabah, Malaysia: Beef Rendang with Ulam Raja

Beef Rendang and Ulam Raja from Malaysia

Beef Rendang and Ulam Raja Straight from a local cafe, I came across a seriously filling plate of Beef Rendang and Ulam Raja from Sabah Malaysia Beef Rendang has is origins in Indonesia, just don’t tell anyone in Malaysia as it’s one of the favorites in Sabah (source: wikipedia). And, I can taste why. Strips of beef are cooked …

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Food from Sabah Malaysia: Lemon Chicken

Lemon Chicken from Sabah, Malaysia

Lemon Chicken from Sabah Malaysia It’s sweet without being too sweet. Filling without leaving you overstuffed. Best of all it’s tasty, fresh, crunchy and very enjoyable. Lemon Chicken from Sabahan Borneo in Malaysia is delicious. Taking a look at the everyday food I find in Sabah Lemon Chicken was my first meal in Sabah, Malaysia. …

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Food from Sabah, Malaysia: Lost in culinary translation!

Prawns and Green beans from Sabah, Malaysia

Food from Malaysia is easier to eat, than get the name of! Everyone who has traveled to a foreign restaurant that serves an English menu will invariably notice spelling mistakes. Well …  possibly not in the above $3 per meal category. It would seem the same is true in for Chinese, Indian, and Malaysian restaurants writing in their own language too! Hence as I …

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