One of the oldest and most prominent landmarks in Kota Kinabalu is the Atkinson Clock Tower. Located along Signal Hill Road adjacent to the old Police Station, this antique landmark has been standing there since 1903, a silent witness to the passing of time through the best and worst days of Kota Kinabalu.
Kota Kinabalu or KK is the capital city of Sabah, Malaysia’s second largest member-state. Located between lush rainforests and South China Sea, KK is a city of exciting contrasts from virgin forests to a rocking nightlife, white-sand beaches to modern high-tech infrastructure. Those who think that Borneo is a backward jungle populated by headhunting tribes are in for a big surprise. KK is one of the most important cities in Southeast Asia, along the ranks of Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Singapore, Jakarta and Manila. [Read more…]