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Cloud Lounge -The Best Rooftop Bar in Jakarta

Cloud Lounge Jakarta rooftop bar

The nightlife in Jakarta has come a long way. A bit of sophistication has been introduced to the Jakarta nightlife scene with some classy rooftop bars popping up in the last few years. Cloud Lounge is probably the best rooftop

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta, Java

Great Japanese Food in Jakarta at Sumire

Robatayaki at Sumire Japanese Restaurant Jakarta

Sumire Japanese Restaurant located within the Grand Hyatt Jakarta is my favourite Japanese restaurant in Jakarta. With lovely Japanese decor inside, decked out like the inside of an old Japanese wooden house. As well as the large dining area for

Posted in Asian, Food, Jakarta, Japanese, Java, sushi, Tonkatsu, Yakiniku

Classy Cocktail Bar in Jakarta

The Bar at Burgundy Bar Jakarta

Burgundy Bar at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Central Jakarta is a very classy cocktail bar which has an impressive bar as well as a nice view over the grand entrance of the hotel and over the Selamat Datang Monument

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta, Java

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, Java

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, Java

Ancient Monuments of Java Indonesia

Borobudur in East Java Indonesia

Two of the largest ancient monuments found in Indonesia are located in east Java close to Yogyakarta (sometimes written Jogjakarta or just called Jogja). Borobudur Buddhist Monument East Java Indonesia The first of these monuments is called Borobudur, which is

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Java

Day Trip to Anak Krakatau Volcano from Jakarta

Anak Krakatau Volcano Indonesia

Anak Krakatau is an active volcano in the Sunda Strait, located between the Indonesian islands of Java and Sumatra. Anak Krakatau means ‘child of Krakatau’. The volcano Anak Krakatau started growing and pushed above sea level in 1930. It developed

Posted in Feature article, Indonesia, Jakarta, Java

Best Rooftop Restaurant in Jakarta – Henshin

Best Rooftop Restaurant Jakarta

If you are looking for an awesome restaurant with a fantastic view over Jakarta, then look no further than Henshin Restaurant and Bar which is located on the top 3 floors of the Westin Hotel in Central Jakarta. This is

Posted in Asian, Food, Indonesia, Jakarta, Japanese, Java

C’s Steak and Seafood Restaurant Jakarta

C's Steak and Seafood Restaurant Jakarta

I just arrived in Jakarta and I needed steak! I had just spent 1 week scuba diving on Bunaken Island and had only eaten rice with spicy chicken or spicy fish every meal for the entire week, so when I

Posted in Asian, Food, Indonesia, Jakarta, Java, Steak, Steaks

Jungle Trekking in Indonesia

Jungle Trekking Bukit Lawang Sumatra

Indonesia has some of the best jungle trekking in the world. The Indonesian archipelago straddles the equator so has a tropical climate and still has some of the best tropical rain forests in the world. When it comes to jungle

Posted in Bali, Feature article, Indonesia, Java, Lombok, Sumatra

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