Tawau is located on the south east coast of Sabah and borders North Kalimantan. It is the third largest city after Kota Kinabalu and Sandakan. Tawau is a major supplier of tobacco, cocoa and palm oil for the country. As the city is located along the Celebes Sea, it is also known for its great seafood restaurants (especially popular are the huge tiger prawns). When you are visiting Tawau, please do not skip on the seafood!
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