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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Gili Trawangan, a great place to relax … ;)
Oct29

Gili Trawangan, a great place to relax … ;)

Hooray!! ‘We’re going to Gili Trawangan!’ We were so excited to stay in Gili Trawangan for 2 nights, because of the many things that I read and heard from my friend. My friend said that there’s not much you would do there, and well … that’s the point … You go there to relax, enjoy your life, and do nothing lol … It’s a small island anyway. But if you still want to do some activities, well you still can do some activities...

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Gili Air of Lombok …
Sep12

Gili Air of Lombok …

Visiting Gili is part of the Lombok trip that I won from Gonla.com. It’s only a day trip to Gili island Actually from the itinerary that I got, the plan was to visit Gili Trawangan, but after some discussion with my tour guide from @jelajah_lombok; we then decided to visit Gili Air. Usually people will go to Gili Trawangan because of the crowd and party. That’s why on my next visit, I will stay over in Gili Trawangan and...

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Kinabalu Trip … Part 3 (end)

I’m not sure what did I do in 27 Dec during my Kinabalu Trip (Kota Kinabalu), because I can only find this picture lol It’s a beef noodle from a Korean restaurant … . 28 Dec 2009 . For today activity, we’ve already booked a tour, from a tour provider that we found in ‘Warisan Square.’ We found a good one, which was ‘islands tour,’ where the route was to Sapi and Mamukti islands. For the...

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