Kota Kinabalu

There’s no need for a hire car if you just plan on staying in a resort and heading into the centre of Kota Kinabalu, where plenty of buses and taxis are available. However, a car would certainly be useful for visiting places like the orang utan sanctuary at Sepilok, and for stopping of at on […]


It’s easy enough to reach Penang by land and sea from Malaysia‘s capital Kuala Lumpur, for example, by taking the train to Butterworth and then taking a ferry from there, or by taking a bus across the bridge into Georgetown. Penang also has its own airport, and you should have no problem hiring a car […]


Miri car hire advice – situated in Malaysian Borneo just south of the border with Brunei, Miri is an important gateway to the Malaysian jungle, and especially to the hugely impressive Mulu Caves. The town of Miri itself is compact enough, and although its bustling by Borneo standards, this is no Jakarta or Kuala Lumpur, […]