Well, this was taken last yearAll Sabahan 16-18 Sept 2011.
Its a very special and adventurous trip to discover some of Semporna island and also to see a real basic
human lifestyle. The Island that we've visited, Sibuan, Maiga, Bohey Dulang, Bodgaya, Omadal, Mabul & Gusungan.
Thanks to bro Mus for inviting me to join this awesome trip. See some of his collection HERE
Okay an introduction about Semporna, HERE.
then my diary..
Arrive in Tawau on 15th September 2012 by Air Asia from KK,
come early to meet my sister.. actually tumpang tidur her house. hehee *thanks nang*
She introduce me this nice food Indo Cafe II (famous for its Pisang Goreng Cheese)
and Restoran Warisan Ibu.. nice ehh
that's my sis ;)
Next Day, the team met up at TWU Airpot. and head straight to Semporna town.
Having lunch at Seafest restaurant. Nice ..fresh seafood :)
Sutung guring ..hehe
Ready to go
Our first stop Sibuan Island. I never expect this beauty oo. Mahnnn ko pikirrr this really remind me scene in Pirates of Carribean. But I just not want to mentioned that time *takut lanun ori.. palis2
Kids in Sibuan Island
Divers taking a break
i loveeeeeee the color.
btw, Jimmy Omar was on the boat. terlambat turun :D
Kids asking for gula-gula from Lano
Mus (team leader) brief earlier not advisable to give money to this kids.
He provide all the 'buah tangan' to this kids.
Some of the modern houses in Sibuan
Me posing with the kids
this is cool! i only play this di bawah kulung :D
Then we proceed to Maiga Island. overnight.
Hunting for sunset, but aren't that lucky. End up shoot this...
i'm still not sure whether 'kamar kecil' or 'kamar tidur' ....ada boat tied up lagi.
Ladies room. This small house is belongs to orang kampung. and 5 of us squeeze together. ya, in sleepless night.
small room for 'business' .. wonderful view,
down there got katam and fishes waiting. :P
Sunrise in Maiga Island. beautiful...
i heard recently that this coconut tree no more exist. :(
17 Sept 12, Left Maiga and heading to Bodgaya Island
Sea Gypsy Village in Bodgaya Island.
A lady with mask on .. hehehe ..bedak sejuk bah..
Then proceed to Bohey Dulang Island. here, we manage to go up to the peak.
Bohey Dulang view..
on the way to Mabul, we stop by at Omadal Island.
Then heading to Mabul Island.
huge boat (for me) ignore the butt hahah *sorry bro!
Some of the chalet in Mabul (and we're heading to Scuba Jeff)
so professional kan me.. blur! :D :D
arrive in Mabul, then hunting for sunset...
enjoying the sunset *lalalalala.. :P
without the feet :D
Group photo ;)
enjoy! hahah no one bother someone said 'jangan gerakkk!' LOL
jangan gerak mean don't move coz he/she on long expose mode.
yours truly :P
i feel dizzy after the long journey to Mabul. arrived in Mabul, take panadol and sleep early.
But manage to get up 1am and witness the night view and the cold breeze, the ayunan at balcony is all mine.. :P
Sunrise in Mabul
no need to get out from room, jinjila view pun cantik suda..
rain is coming! breathtaking view ..
lepaking at ScubaJeff deck..
free time in Mabul, we go tour around the Island, and met Azlina..the cutest girl in Mabul. Adorable. hope she get good education.
short-cut trail from south to north.
one of the resort's jetty
manage to see some palauh kids with some pancing fishes
enjoying the view
that boat is their house. Ya, they live 24/7 in that boat.
Palauh girl (sea gypsy)
i've seen this creature last when i was 6 or 7 yrs old in Karambunai beach.
We left Mabul and manage to stop by at this little island. Gusungan Island.
a little island with 5 trees only.
OMG the STARFISH!!! punya banyakkkkK! :D *sakai
just like the Kadazan woman, Palauh pun begitu..rajinn.. ;)
Palauh Boy. Original hair . not dye arr..
On the way back to Semporna town, we passed by some of the island, Bum Bum and.. tia tau apa lagi tu
macam kinabalu pula..
and this is our present :P
Nora with cut leg, Felicia got pressie from sea urchin, and me, i did some acrobatic in Bohey Dulang. :D
Thank God we're safe and alive.
A crazy 3 days continuous shooting like mad. :D Fun tho' ;)