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Our Experience With The Palm Oil Plantations Of Borneo!

We arrived in Kota Kinabalu, the capital city of Malaysian Borneo, without really knowing what to expect. It was a spontaneous, throw a dart at a map type of travel plan for us and, even though it’s not your typical backpacker destination, we were not met with regret. Nor would we ever forget our time there. It’s not that Borneo isn’t frequented by tourists, it’s just that it hadn’t really been on our radar before. Many are drawn to it due to the promise of natural beauty and wildlife that’s exotic to us in The West. The one thing that we did know about Borneo was that it is home to orangutans - orange haired, playful primates that share 97% of the same DNA as us humans! Excitement quickly b
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