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After leaving the wildlife camp, we hired a cab driver to take us around Sandakan before our late afternoon flight. Our first stop was a stilt village where the driver used to live. They were apparently used to having visitors; several houses had their front rooms set up as souvenir shops.
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The Puu Jih Shih Buddhist temple was completed fairly recenty, in 1987, and is extravagantly decorated.
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Our second stop was a Buddhist temple at the top of the ridge behind the city. It had an amazing view of the city and the bay.
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This is the view standing just inside the temple, looking out toward the bay.