Pulau Pandanan Sabah
Wikipedia: "Tun Sakaran Marine Park, also known as Semporna Islands Park, is a marine park located off the east coast of the state of Sabah in Malaysia, on the island of Borneo. It consists of the islands of Bodgaya, Boheydulang, Sebangkat, and Selakan, the sand cays of Maiga, Sibuan, and Mantabuan, and the patch reefs of Church and Kapikan. In 2004, the park became the seventh gazetted area under Sabah Parks with a total area of 100.8 km². There are approximately 2,000 people living within the park."
Wikipedia: "Tun Sakaran Marine Park, also known as Semporna Islands Park, is a marine park located of...
About Samporna at Wikitravel
This is a temple dedicated to Goddess of Mercy built on top of a hill a few miles from Lahad Datu tow...
This is another view of the 12 Chinese Zodiac in colorful sculpture situated at a small garden adjace...
Four Points By Sheraton Hotel Sandakan, Sandakan, Sabah, Malaysia.http://www.starwoodhotels.com/fourp...
A typical Chinese wedding dinner in Malaysia which is often held in local high class Chinese restaura...
Wikipedia: "Sandakan is the second-largest city in Sabah, East Malaysia, on the north-eastern coast o...
Asia is the biggest continent on Earth, a darling little gem floating around in space.
Hm, what is Asia? Who's in on it?
China and India are safe bets for Asian nations. Korea, Japan, Thailand, you're fine.
Europe? No. Europe would sort of be on the "Asian continent" if not for those pesky Ural mountains dividing things up in the middle, and then also the whole lineage of kings and wealth and nations and the EU and all that "give me my respect" stuff.
Russia would probably be happiest as its own continent, so for now we'll leave it in "Eurasia" and just hope the natural gas supplies keep flowing.
Pakistan and Afghanistan are dang close to Asia, but politically they show up in "Middle East" news stories an awful lot. Verdict: Eurasia.
I guess we'll actually have to consider everything from Turkey on eastward to be "Eurasian", although the moniker seems overlappitory of the territory.
The Asian economy is now officially raging like a wild furnace of lava that consumes everything in its path. Japan has had the largest individual economy in Asia for decades, but it is forecast that both India and China will outstrip Japan within twenty years.
China is the largest holder of United States debt and is positioned to become the world's next superpower, provided that Godzilla doesn't return and decide to stomp everybody back into the Shang Dynasty.
Text by Steve Smith.