Archive for January, 2008

Big Apple Donuts & Cofee

Posted: January 30, 2008 in Take a Brake

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This what you should bought for your wife when they start not talking to you…

Sabah Lion and Dragon Dance Festival
26 January 2008

A vibrant and grand celebration of Chinese mythology to usher in happiness and prosperity for the coming Chinese New year. Come and see spectacular lion and dragon dance performances by various groups. The acrobatic skills of these colourful lions will mesmerize you!

Organiser : United Sabah Chinese Communities Association of Kota Kinabalu
Tel : +6088 221440, 019 8738263
Fax : +6088 266113
Contact : Lim Shim Min

Culture Carnival Sabah State Level
26 – 27 January 2008

Witness and enjoy the unique and authentic cultural show / exhibition

Organiser : Sabah Cultural Board
Venue : Padang Merdeka, Kota Kinabalu
Tel : +6088 250875
Contact : Ivy Yap / Rosnah Ali

Activities:

  • Cultural / Arts performances & exhibition
  • Exhibition & selling handycraft
  • Traditional thanksgiving ritual
  • Carnival Talent: singing competition
  • Drawing competition & demonstration
  • Opening Ceremony officiate by Chief Minister of Sabah
  • Culture Night with Linda AF2, Adam AF2, Ekin AF3, Abu Bakar Ellah, Clarice J. Matha, Evaritus Gungkit & many more

WordPress.com is now 3GB

Posted: January 25, 2008 in What's Fresh

Yes!! Title say’s it all..

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While browsing + uploding into my blog, I now only realized that WordPress.com is no longer 50mb of storage… it’s now 3GB! Now thats was really damn good news for Made In Sabah as I’ll be uploading more best resolution quality pics from now on.. means more great stuff with good quality pictures for you all soon… I really feel happy about it! 😉

Thaipusam Festival
23 January 2008

The Thaipusam Festival is a Celebrated mainly by the Tamil community on the full moon in the Tamil of Thai (Jan/Feb). ‘Pusam’ refers to a star that is at its highest point during the festival. The most significant aspect of the festival is the carrying of ‘Kavadi’ (burdens) by devotees, in which ‘Vel’ skewers pierce the flesh and are carried around as sign of devotion. Special prayers are held and meals are served to devotees and visitors at the Sri Maha Subramaniar Temple in Lok Kawi, located some 25km from Kota Kinabalu.

Organiser : Sri Maha Subramaniar Temple
Contact Person : Munisparan a/l Kalimuthu, Secretary (Temple Management Committee)
Tel : +6012 5852978
Contact : R.JOTHEENAIDU@yahoo.com.my

”Fallen Heroes” of Petagas
21 January 2008

A memorial service is held to commemorate those who fought and fell during World War II.

Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact Person : Joannes Solidau
Tel : +6088 521800
Fax : +6088 316137
Contact : joannes@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

What Do You Love or Hate?

Posted: January 19, 2008 in Take a Brake

Got this tagged by Nimrodjo, he loves to see the answers, so here goes…

I love to eat : Western + Italian food
I hate to eat : Japanese food

I love to go : Tokyo Auto Show
I hate to go :
Fish market

I love it when : People admiring your talent, works + yourself (especially among girls..Heh! Heh!)
I hate it when : Some fellow pretend they know what they doing but the fact is they’re total idiots

I love to see : Stephen Chow’s movies
I hate to see : Low budget movies that totally sucks

I love to hear : Grunge…..Yearghhh!!! Nirvana
I hate to hear : Opera

and this are some addition (I don’t know if they allow this on Tagging rules.. but who cares!!)

I like to have : Nissan Skyline GTR34 or Nissan 350Z would do
I hate to have : Chicken Pox

I die to have : DSLR Sony Alpha 700
I die not to have : Loose my gorgeous wife..

I’m not tagging anyone, who ever just love this then they can write their own answers, just kindly don’t forget to make link to this blog.. Happy tagging folks!

p/s: thanks to Nimrodjo for tagging!

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Located in Tuaran, northern part of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. The crocodile farm was first open on 2005 and operates as a branch of one of the three other crocodile farm in Sandakan and Langkawi with more than 1,000 crocodiles.

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Sabah New Talent Paintings Exhibition 2008
03 January – 03 February 2008

Promising local talents have the opportunity to showcase their works at this annual exhibition that aims to encourage them towards excellence and creativity.

Organiser : Sabah Art Gallery
Contact Person : Datuk Mohd Yaman Hj Ahmad Mus
Tel : +6088 268875
Fax : +6088 210040
Contact : gallery_9@msn.com

Pusat Sejadi Hutan Lipur Kawang

Posted: January 2, 2008 in Jalan-Jalan

The forgotten Hutan Lipur Kawang..

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Maybe some of you might know this place already but some might don’t as this place starting to be forgotten and it’s a pity because this place have a nice + great landscape for relaxing, picnic and camping.

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Pesta Ang Pow 2008
January 2008

Ang Pow Festival is celebrated in conjunction with the Chinese New Year 2008. Come and visit a variety of stalls, selling all sorts of goodies and unique trinkets. Ang pows will be distributed to children, senior citizens and the disabled.

Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact Person : Joannes Solidau
Tel : +6088 521800
Fax : +6088 316137
Contacts : joannes@dbkk.sabah.gov.my

Sabah Chinese New Year Festival 2008
January 2008

Celebrate the Chinese New Year festive season by taking a stroll along the vibrantly lit at Gaya Street with your family and friends to enjoy a colourful cultural performances by the Chinese community. Test your bargaining skills at the variety of stalls selling Chinese New Year goodies as well as other interesting and rare items.

Organiser : Kota Kinabalu City Hall
Contact Person : Joannes Solidau
Tel : +6088 521800
Fax : +6088 316137
Contacts : joannes@dbkk.sabah.gov.my