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Sulawesi Travel Musts: Witness the Burial Rites and Sites of Tana...

Tana Toraja literally translates to 'Toraja land' and is nicknamed the 'Land of the Heavenly Kings.' It is located in a highland region in...

An Introduction to Indonesian Food

What is travel without a lot of...eating? In my honest opinion, one of the best ways to get to know Indonesia is through your...

Indonesia Travel: Sumatra Information and Travel Tips

Sumatra gets its name from a combination of the Sanskrit words Swarnadw? pa, meaning "island of gold" and Swarnabh? mi, meaning "land of gold."...

Java Travel Musts: Hike the Majestic Mount Bromo

With over 120 active volcanoes and daily earthquakes, Indonesia is one of the most geologically diverse and fascinating places on the planet. While not...

An Area Guide to Bali, Indonesia

Say Bali and most people think paradise. The island boasts stunning sunsets, sculpted rice terraces, temples on every corner, and an enthralling landscape full...

Lake Toba: A Sumatran Island Beauty

If you find yourself traveling in Sumatra, Lake Toba is a must visit. The picturesque Lake Toba - known in Indonesia as Danau Toba -...

All About Indonesia: Indonesia Fast Facts

An Introduction to Indonesia Indonesia is a vast, sprawling country. It's hard to even think of it as a single country - it's more like...

3 All Natural Ways to Get Rid of Cockroaches in Indonesia

For the last several months, I worked in between Jakarta and Bali. It was a wonderful time, transitioning between the hustle and bustle of...

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Indonesia Fun Fact #1. Indonesia is huge. Composed of 17,508 islands covering approximately 1,919,440 square kilometers, it takes over 12 hours of flying time to...

When is the Best Time to Visit Indonesia?

One of the most frequently asked questions about Indonesia is "When's the best time to visit?" The short answer to this question is: pretty much...

Jayapura, Indonesia: Your Gateway to Papua, Indonesia

Jayapura is the capital of, as well as the largest city in, Papua, Indonesia. The city has gone through multiple names, each reflecting a...

Surabaya: The Second Largest City in Indonesia

Surabaya is the second-largest city in Indonesia, boasting a population of over 6 million inhabitants. The city is a fascinating mix of tradition and...

Indonesia Must See: The Colored Lakes of Mount Kelimutu, Flores

On the uniquely beautiful island of Flores is the Kelimutu National Park, where the famous Mount Kelimutu volcano resides with its striking tri-colored lakes...

A Bucket List of the Best Tourist Spots in Indonesia

Bali Bali is the most popular tourist spot in Indonesia because the island is a cornucopia of beaches, yoga retreats, rice fields and spas. This...

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