Mount Kinabalu is among the richest habitats for plant life anywhere on earth, home to 800 species of orchid, carnivorous pitcher plants and giant flowers that smell of rotting flesh.
Low-cost flights make it easy to hopscotch across the island’s rugged landscape, seeing mist-shrouded jungles, some of the world’s largest caves and lively city markets in one tour.
Where to go to witness real animal magic, as creatures of all colours, shapes and sizes feed, court, fight and migrate.
The new Sepang Goldcoast development should put the country on the luxury getaway map.
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