A flight to Sumba …
Dec13

A flight to Sumba …

I have been wanting to write a blog post about my trip to Sumba (NOT Sumbawa in West Nusa Tenggara) some time ago, but never have a chance to do it lol … The trip itself was done in September 2013 where I visited my best friend, Sinthya, who happened to work there as a doctor in one of the hospitals. She lived in the ‘Southwest Sumba’ district in Weetabula area, so the nearest airport would be the Tambolaka Airport....

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4 Fun water activities in Nusa Lembongan
Nov21

4 Fun water activities in Nusa Lembongan

Staying in an island such as Nusa Lembongan [Bali – Indonesia] will give us plenty of things to do, from many water activities and exploring the island itself. My friend and I got a chance to taste some of the Lembongan watersport provided by Equator Beach Club [which is group under Bali Tjendana Adventures]. When going to Nusa Lembongan island using the speedboat, I saw some ‘floating house’ or a big boat with a slider near the...

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Enjoying the private villa in Lembongan Beach Club and Resort
Nov16

Enjoying the private villa in Lembongan Beach Club and Resort

I have visited the mainland Bali in Indonesia for several times, and I always try to stay in different area of the island to get a different feeling. This time, I tried another different area of Bali but located not in the mainland Bali, but in a small island next to it, called Nusa Lembongan. My friend and I had the chance to stay in a wonderful resort in Jungut Batu beach – The Lembongan Beach Club and Resort. The resort is one of...

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A taxi ride at Lake Toba
Jan15

A taxi ride at Lake Toba

A taxi ride at Lake Toba is not using an ordinary taxi just like in the cities. It uses a special taxi – a double decker taxi, and the lane is on water … And it looks like this photo below: Every time you want to cross the lake to Samosir Island from Parapat in Nort Sumatra, Indonesia; you either can use this boat taxi, or my friend, Dewi, said  you can use car, but you need to go quite far to a part on the mainland that...

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[ Photo Essay ] Road trip in Samosir
Jan03

[ Photo Essay ] Road trip in Samosir

I’ve never thought that Samosir Island would be that big! It’s an island that is bigger than Gili Trawangan. It’s much much bigger than any of the Gilis that I have been with different landscape and uniqueness. Samosir Island is a volcanic island that is located in Lake Toba, so it’s actually an island inside an island (Sumatra island). Lake Toba itself is a caldera as a result of a massive explosion that...

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