A train through Java
After our stay in Banyuwangi with the unique tour to Ijen volcano, we took the early train (5:15 am) to Malang to visit the beautiful Bromo-Tengger National Park. Read more “A train through Java”
Blue Flames and Clouds of Sulphur
After a slightly bumpy departure from Bali. We took the Ferry from Gilimanuk to Banyuwangi. Read more “Blue Flames and Clouds of Sulphur”
Princess of Worms
I meant to write about this about a month ago but somehow never got around to it. Better late than never…
On Lombok, there is an ancient tale about a princess. Read more “Princess of Worms”
After Gili Meno, Lombok and Nusa Penida it was time to go back to Bali. Read more “Crossing Bali”
Locally sourced aero press coffee
We are currently sitting in a great hipster coffee (and ice cream) place. The first Aero Press coffee in over 2 months! ☕️
The Real Unknown Sister
There is no direct connection from Lombok to Nusa Penida, a small island in between Bali and Lombok. Read more “The Real Unknown Sister”
Little Sister for sale!
What I have heard about Lombok:
“Lombok is the little Sister of Bali”, “Just like Bali”, “Super dangerous”, “Still hidden place”, “Feels like Bali 20 Years ago”. Read more “Little Sister for sale!”
Indonesia is a country of many islands. For that reason, traveling around Indonesia requires the usage of some kind of maritime transportation from time to time. The usual tourist-way for traveling longer distances is usually as follows: Read more “A Handshake”
This post is part of a series of small moments that are somehow worth remembering. Usually, because they were funny or surprising. But in general, they are too short and irrelevant to be part of the bigger articles here.
Read more “The Keys”
Gilis – Tourism, trash and paradise
Tourism, trash, and paradise. How does this fit together? Maybe on three different islands?
“Gili” means Island but when tourists speak about “The Gilis”, they usually mean the three beautiful neighboring small islands, with white beaches and turquoise water in the north west of Lombok. Read more “Gilis – Tourism, trash and paradise”