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Posted November 11, 2015
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Travel safe with Downbelow’s international standards!

Parents and guardians can be rest assured that their children travel safe with Downbelow’s international standards! For a 1-day program, International School Nan Jing from China witnessed the coral reef of TAR marine park through our Snorkel Safari program, and also tried the worlds’ longest island-to-island zipline! And there are still plenty of adventure activities […]

Posted November 4, 2015
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Boy Scouts Singapore Troop learn SCUBA at Downbelow!

At Downbelow Marine and Wildlife Adventures, a very special event took place – Boy Scouts Singapore Troop learn SCUBA for the first time at our Gaya Island beach house! While learning to scuba dive during the day on our PADI Open Water Diver course, the 12 Boy Scouts enjoyed camping overnight at our premier PADI […]

Posted October 28, 2015
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A ‘Seasfire’ at Gaya Island again!

For the 4th year in a row, we’ve experienced a ‘Seasfire’ at Gaya Island again! The Seasfire organisation from Mont Kiara International School in Kuala Lumpur is a crew of adventure enthusiasts who specifically visit Sabah and Kota Kinabalu to experience scuba diving in Tunku Abdul Rahman marine park under the supervision of our operations. Schools […]

Posted October 21, 2015
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Safe to travel together…even safer with Downbelow!

Travelling in a large group proves it’s safe to travel together…even safer with Downbelow! Kath Giles contacted our Downbelow Travel Centre for a day of rest and relaxation for her group of 20 adventurers’ who have toured all over Sabah, Borneo. For the last activity before their next travel destination, our travel experts arranged for […]

Posted October 14, 2015
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Salt Trails adventure for Expedition Borneo!

Salt Trails adventure for Expedition Borneo is the safest ‘Bear Grylls’-esque experience for our 10 Danes! For 4 days and 3 nights, our 4th group from Denmark this year experience the last of the adventure activities on their 1-month program that our Downbelow Travel Centre experts personalised for them.  Before groups visit Sabah, they are […]

Posted October 7, 2015
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Expedition Borneo are ‘thrilled’ with Padas River!

The adventurers’ of Expedition Borneo are ‘thrilled’ with Padas River – the adrenalin of white water rafting its rapids was intense! Padas River is located in Beaufort, and where our group of 10 participants experience one of the most awesome adventure activities in Sabah! Rated at an International River Difficulty Level III/IV, the group are […]

Posted September 30, 2015
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First Expedition Borneo group on basic via Ferrata!

Group D is the first Expedition Borneo group on Mount Kinabalu to experience the basic via Ferrata activity! Since the mountain trails’ re-opening on September 1st, climbers from all over the world have visited to climb the iconic national landmark of Sabah just as usual. For now, the Timpohon trail goes as far as the […]

Posted September 23, 2015
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Expedition Borneo group certified PADI Open Water!

At Downbelow Marine and Wildlife Adventures, Expedition Borneo group D certified as PADI Open Water Divers under the care and supervision of our experienced PADI Instructor team! The group of 10 will be continuing their travels around Sabah on our 1-month program, in which they will learn about the natural biodiversity, culture and people of […]

Posted September 16, 2015
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Expedition Borneo experience new via Ferrata!

Downbelow’s highly successful Expedition Borneo program will experience the new via Ferrata now the Timpohon trail is open! Since September 1st, Mount Kinabalu has opened its trail as far as Laban Rata to Sabah visitors, and it’s been an awesome ‘comeback’ for the iconic national landmark! Recent group from Denmark, with 10 participants, arrived in […]

Posted September 8, 2015
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Colleagues learning to SCUBA in Sabah!

Corporate trips are great team-building activities, such as the group of 22 from Shanghai, China, who are colleagues learning to SCUBA in Sabah with our dive operations! The 22 colleagues work together at Xi Shen International Legal Department in Shanghai, and they chose Sabah and Downbelow as their travel destination for their corporate trip. Adventure […]

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