The Salt Trail in Sabah’s Crocker Range Mountains is jungle path that was used by the villagers of old to make their way to the coastal cities of Sabah where they would trade their fresh produce and other goods for salt and other necessities.
The Borneo Headhunters Hat 2011 Ultimate Frisbee tournament weekend is all but wrapped up, and I think it’s safe to say it was a success. For the last 2 weeks it’s been multiple phone calls, as many meetings, and 2 solid weeks of getting to bed between 2am and 3am. Exhausting stuff.
I recently downloaded WordPress for Android from the Android Market, and currently have lots of time to kill, so I thought I’d try it out. Start timestamp: it’s 10:21 now.
This is Part 2 of A Day in the Life of the HTC Desire Z. I left you hanging just before lunch, so join me as we continue…
Where I left off last (year) was with my weaker-than-a-pale-ale-should-be brew in crude-but-effective cool box, bubbling away.
You know, even when you’re oozing optimism from your tear-ducts, you sometimes have to admit that our planet is in pretty bad shape. And where in the youth we should have hope for the future, it appears that in Borneo, there is none.
On the way home for lunch this afternoon I drove along the big open canal that runs parallel to the road. It’s a big storm-water permanently filled with water, not sure if it ever was a river. But I think today it was used for raw sewerage dumping.
If you’ve been experiencing a slow Internet connection in Kota Kinabalu & Malaysia (even slower than normal), you might also have noticed that it only affects some sites, most notably the ones in the US.
In January a post appeared on the WetPixel forum that showed pictures of shark finning in Sabah on Mabul near Sipadan, which is popular and famous for its diving treasures.
I recycle. About every 3 months I take a car load of rubbish to the recycling depot and walk away with about RM10 – RM16 for my effort. It’s not about the money though, it’s about the environment.