Archive for the 'Indonesia' Category

Bali - The Island of Gods

“Pulau Dewata” or the Island of Gods, that’s what many Indonesians call Bali, the tropical island where the vast majority of Indonesia’s Hindu minority lives. This is the MUST place to go when you are visiting Indonesia. You will be amazed with how the Balinese manage to maintain their traditional culture intact even though contact [...]

Experience Culinary Diversity in Jakarta

For the culinary adventurers out there:
As we have promised in our previous article about Jakarta, we are going to share some of the best places in Jakarta to experience culinary diversity.
Saung Granvil
For the best seafood in town, you definitely have to go to Saung Grenvil in West Jakarta. Its location in the Grenvil residential complex [...]

Metropolitan City in Indonesia - Jakarta

Home to 8 million people, Jakarta is one of the most dynamic cities in the world. Located just on the northwest coast of Java, Jakarta is the capital and the largest city of Indonesia. Jakarta is a metropolitan city that offers more than just the crowdedness and heavy traffic jams.
When you come and visit Jakarta, [...]

Pagatimun - West Kalimantan Solitary Beach

Ketapang, an Indonesian hidden gem, is located just south of Pontianak, the capital of West Kalimantan. I was personally delighted to visit Ketapang last Christmas and my visit brought back many sweet memories. As you may know, I was born in Ketapang but my family moved to Jakarta when I was just 1 year old. [...]

Bunaken - A marine paradise on earth

Our trip to North Sulawesi took place just over a year ago. It was one of the most beautiful places that we have ever visited in our lives. We were especially astounded with the beauty of Bunaken Marine Park. The Marine Park’s breathtaking diving experience left us speechless. The Park is considered as one of [...]