The lonely but thriving port in Southeast corner of North Borneo


Watch US Documentary on Malaysia in 1970 [Video]

It’s always interesting to watch early documentaries on Malaysia or in particularly Sabah. Now watch this US Documentary on Malaysia shot…

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Watch Footage of Jesselton in 1948 by Keith Wookey

Watch this rare footage of Jesselton taken in 1948 by Keith Wookey who was the last Resident of Sandakan. After starting…

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The History of North Borneo Sabah First State Flag in 1963

This was North Borneo (Sabah)’s State flag which was officially used in 1963. Find out more about the State’s flag…

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20 Possible Differences if Sabah Didn’t Join The Malaysian Federation

Have you ever wondered if Sabah didn’t join the Malaysian Federation in 1963? Could things have been different? Here are…

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History of Formation of Malaysia Explained in Beautiful Sketches (Part II)

This is the second part of History of Formation of Malaysia Explained in Beautiful Sketches. If you missed Part I, click…

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History of Formation of Malaysia Explained in Beautiful Sketches (Part I)

Interested to know more about the history of formation of Malaysia from a different perspective? These beautiful sketches will help you….

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Sabah Related Newspaper Headlines on the Birth of Malaysia in 1963

The Malaysia Day celebration is just around the corner. Here were the headlines that appeared on The Straits Times newspaper…

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“Peristiwa Kalabakan” Indonesian Confrontation in Tawau, Sabah [Video]

The Indonesian Confrontation or Konfrontasi is a less known history among Malaysians but undeniably it was one of the most…

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North Borneo Sacred Legacy Photographic Exhibition at Sabah Museum Begins Today!

When was your last visit to the Museum? You should visit it soon because rare photos of North Borneo by…

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7 Popular Classic Hotels in North Borneo (Sabah) in 1960’s, 1970’s and 1980’s

In the late 1950’s North Borneo was experiencing an economic and construction boom, and demands for hotels were rising. These…

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