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  • The port city of Sandakan is perched on the north eastern coast of the state of Sabah,

  • approximately 220 km east of the region's capital Kota Kinabalu. Formally the British

  • capital of British North Borneo, Sandakan is a city steeped in history, with a character

  • shaped by the region's extraordinary natural and cultural diversity. Sandakan's very name

  • will forever be associated with one of the darkest chapters in World War Two,

  • however visitors today will discover a vibrant, forward-looking city.

  • The Sandakan Heritage Trail is a comprehensive one hour walk that takes visitors around the city's historic

  • and scenic treasures. Visitors can climb the Stairs with One Hundred Steps to the historic

  • Agnes Keith House and Puu Jih Shih Temple, or pause for a quiet reflection at one of

  • the many commemorative gardens and World War Two memorials.

  • Located close to many of Sabah's natural wonders, visitors may have a hard time deciding what

  • to fit into their itinerary.

  • Home to numerous tour and trekking operators, Sandakan is the perfect getaway to the very

  • heart of Sabah's nature.

The port city of Sandakan is perched on the north eastern coast of the state of Sabah,

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    ABbla Chung posted on 2013/09/09
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