KOTA KINABALU: Marek Sawicki and Halina Bednarz are used to cold, snow-bound white Christmases back home in Poland.
But this year it will be a celebration in sunny Sabah for them. The teachers have just completed a five-day education conference here and witnessed the grand Gaya Christmas Carnival 2008 kick off last Wednesday.
They intend to stay on until the end of the month.
“It’s snowing now in Poland but it’s hot here and we are loving it. For the very first time we will celebrate Christmas in the sun,” Sawicki said with a laugh.
“We’re going to Brunei for a couple of days but we will be back in Sabah for Christmas, most definitely,” added Bednarz.
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