Kota Kinabalu Marina Court Apartment Scam

Dammit Mudah, scammers again. So I’m looking for a new place to rent and of course I’m on Then I found this almost too-good-to-be-true apartment for rent in Marina Court. And you know what they say about things that look like they’re too good to be true.

Ziplines and Stuff

The stuff part of the title is the plenty of emotional shit I’ve got going on in my head, but here’s a light in that darkness: a zipline activity which launched last weekend. I swung my camera around, as I do, no clear vision of what I wanted, but in the end…

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KK Taxi Tales

I just spent a weekend in Kota Kinabalu going about the business of being a tourist; seeing sights, visiting islands and, of course, the most dreaded of all activities: taking a taxi. I hate taking taxis purely because I usually have to bargain – no, beg – to have inflated…

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Return to 1 Earth Adventures

This blog was born from the desire to log the adventures had while travelling this planet. Since its inception however, the travel has substantially decreased, because, you know, travelling doesn’t pay the bills. But the bills, for now, have been paid…

PADI Presentation Problems in PowerPoint for Mac

Previously PADI didn’t include the PADI Open Water Course PowerPoint presentation with their IDC Crew Pack, but now they do. Unfortunately, on some Apple Macs the IDC Crew Pack Open Water PowerPoint presentation doesn’t work so well. Here’s how to fix it.