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Sumatra An Awesome Backpacker Trail

Elephants at Tangkahan Sumatra

Sumatra Indonesia has had a well worn backpacker trail for more than 20 years. It is still one of the cheapest places on the planet to travel in and if you are prepared to travel rough, staying in basic accommodation,

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Medan, Sumatra

Buffet Breakfast at Grand Hyatt Hotel Jakarta

Buffet Breakfast at the Grand Hyatt Jakarta

The buffet breakfast at the Grand Hyatt Hotel Jakarta is one of the best buffet breakfasts I have enjoyed at any hotels. I have stayed at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Central Jakarta a few times and the buffet breakfast

Posted in Breakfast, Food, Indonesia, Jakarta

Labuan Bajo – Gateway to the Komodo National Park

Labuan Bajo Gateway to Komodo National Park

Labuan Bajo is a small town on the western coast of Flores Island in eastern Indonesia. Labuanbajo is the gateway to the amazing Komodo National Park. Labuan Bajo has a population of around 220,000 people with the majority being Catholic

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Komodo National Park, Labuan Bajo

Best Hotels in Labuan Bajo Flores Island

Labuan Bajo, the gateway to the Komodo National Park, has a range of hotels to suit all budgets. Labuan Bajo is only a small town of 200,000 people and it is still developing to catch up with the influx of

Posted in Hotels, Indonesia, Komodo National Park, Labuan Bajo

Best Bars and Nightlife in Labuan Bajo Flores

Paradise Bar Labuan Bajo

Labuan Bajo is only a small town on Flores Island, with a population of around 220,000 people. The nightlife scene in Labuan Bajo is quite laid back with bars closing quite early (before midnight). There are some cool bars with

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Komodo National Park, Labuan Bajo

Best Beach Resorts in Nusa Dua Bali

Nusa Dua in Bali is the place to stay if you are looking for a nice relaxing holiday staying in some of the best beach resorts in Bali. Nusa Dua is located 25 minutes from Bali Airport (Ngurah Rai) and is a

Posted in Bali, Hotels, Indonesia, Nusa Dua

Buffet Breakfast at Grand Hyatt Bali

Buffet Breakfast at Grand Hyatt Bali

The buffet breakfast at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Nusa Dua Bali is one of the finest breakfasts you can get in Bali. The Grand Hyatt Bali is one of the best beach resorts in Bali, with a choice of

Posted in Bali, Breakfast, Cafes, Food, Indonesia, Nusa Dua

Jakarta Tourist Highlights

National Monument Jakarta

Jakarta is a big, busy mega-city with over 10,000,000 people. It is the gateway to the 17000+ islands that make up the Indonesian archipelago with some of the best tourist destinations like Bali, Lombok, Gili Islands, Manado and the wild

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta

Best Rooftop Bars in Jakarta

Jakarta if famous for having some of the best night life in all of Asia. Now the nightlife is getting better with a whole bunch of trendy rooftop bars popping up all over the city centre on top of some

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta

Flight Review Garuda Indonesia Bali to Labuan Bajo

Garuda Indonesia Bali to Labuan Bajo

Airline:  Garuda Indonesia Flight no: GA7036 Route: Bali to Labuan Bajo Flores Island Aircraft type: ATR72-600 Flight time: 1 hour 18 minutes Travel class: Economy class Seat Width: 17 inches Pitch: 31 inches Check out the full flight review video for

Posted in Flight Reviews, Indonesia, Komodo National Park, Labuan Bajo