Day 5, 26th Aug 2009It was the last day of our trip and we drove around Tawau town. Saw the loading of goods into the passengers boat. The boat ferry the passengers to the opposite island, Kalimantan, Indonesia.
PS and I took a pix of what was left from the World War II, Menara Loceng aka Bell Tower.
Menara loceng aka Bell Tower has lost it's bell. What was remained was the standing wooden tower.
Bell Tower was built by the prisoners in the year 1918.
By 11.30am, we were back in the hotel room resting. Our checked out time was delayed to 1.00pm therefore HB spend his time by surfing the internet using free wifi.
As for PS, smiling on the bed and willingly posing for me to put into my blog.
Before leaving the MB Hotel, asked the hotel staff on food recommendation. Was directed to eat in Siang Siang Pan Mee aka Flour Noodle with anchovies and sliced mushroom soup.
Two bowl of tradisional pan mee and a bowl of yee mee. Soya cincau for me, Red Guava juice for PS and Ais Tea for HB. The meal was scumptous. Decided to leave for airport after lunch at 3pm.
Fastfood W & L found in Tawau town.
Rows of kampung houses in Tawau.
Vendor selling variety of fruits. Similarly to durian were hung for sale but mistaken as it's buah tarap, earlier bought in Semporna market.
After the 35km drive from Tawau town, we reached the junctiion of Welcome to Semporna on the right and direction to Tawau on the left.
We were nearby the airport as shown by the signboard.
The rented Kancil car was parked in the airport terminal to be returned to it's owner.
The Air Asia plane has reached Tawau airport. Be leaving for Kuala Lumpur at 1800 hour flight. After two hour and 45 minutes on board, the plane touched down in LCCT at 2045 hours. Raining cats and dogs in LCCT.
Had additional ramadan satay special @RM10 besides the online booking for nasi lemak and two hot dog as dinner on board.It had been an interesting and wonderful trip during the 5 days. My next trip will be Taiwan in December, 2009.