7-Day Bali Itinerary: Beaches, Adventures, and Culture

7-Day Bali Itinerary: Beaches, Adventures, and Culture

The following Bali itinerary article is a guest post by Pujarini Mitra Bali is one of those destinations that can’t be fully experienced on a short vacation. This Indonesian island has been featured as a top travel destination across the world and draws...
A Guide to Backpacking Indonesia: Itinerary, Costs + Tips

A Guide to Backpacking Indonesia: Itinerary, Costs + Tips

Bhinneka Tunggal Ika, meaning “Unity in Diversity,” is what Indonesia’s motto is and it couldn’t sum up this country any better. An archipelago of over 17,000 islands, the fourth most populous country in the world, with religions from all spectrums being...
Trekking in Bukit Lawang & Chilling in Lake Toba—Sumatra, Indonesia

Trekking in Bukit Lawang & Chilling in Lake Toba—Sumatra, Indonesia

There’s a place in Indonesia full of beauty, a magical and massive lake and a jungle to roam where you’ll meet our orange-haired ancestors. It’s called Sumatra. Sumatra is just one of the many islands that’s totally underrated in Indonesia....
13 Things to Do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia: 2+ Days of Adventure & Culture

13 Things to Do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia: 2+ Days of Adventure & Culture

Yogyakarta is a relatively small region on the relatively small island of Java. Who knew this little town would be so chock full of wild nights and stunning sights? Not me, that’s for sure. You can ride in a musical car covered in LED that makes you feel like...
23 of The Best Beaches in Indonesia: Going Beyond Bali

23 of The Best Beaches in Indonesia: Going Beyond Bali

Blissful beaches, friendly locals, extreme shopping opportunities, and western-like development. It’s hard to say no to a place like Bali. People from around the world flock to this part of Indonesia each year to experience its well known and gorgeous little...
11 Phenomenal Things to do Around Sulawesi and Maluku, Indonesia

11 Phenomenal Things to do Around Sulawesi and Maluku, Indonesia

My recent trip to Indonesia was a (very much needed) surprise little visit! It wasn’t planned at all, especially after my recent post about my life in Australia and how I’m saving thousands by living and working here. I surely didn’t expect to hop on...
Why and How to Visit Ambon and Saparua, Indonesia Before Everyone Else Does

Why and How to Visit Ambon and Saparua, Indonesia Before Everyone Else Does

  Ambon and Saparua are two idyllic islands in the Maluku archipelago of Indonesia. Why and How to Visit Ambon and Saparua, Indonesia They are two little blissful spots yet to be touched by the massive development some of their sister islands have gone through...
Kawah Ijen Without A Tour: Everything You Need to Know (Indonesia)

Kawah Ijen Without A Tour: Everything You Need to Know (Indonesia)

The memory of the time I voluntarily hiked into a dangerous crater full of sulfur smoke that smelled of rotten eggs x10 to see some blue fire and a toxic green acid lake will be etched in my brain forever. Hiking Kawah Ijen was F-in nuts! If you’re into crazy...
A Guide to Exploring Mount Bromo for Free & Without a Tour

A Guide to Exploring Mount Bromo for Free & Without a Tour

Here’s how I got to hike Mount Bromo for free! Seeing Mount Bromo without a tour is the BEST choice if you’re not into crowded viewpoints, exorbitant prices, and enjoy walking in nature as opposed to a drive in a Jeep. Do your own DIY Bromo tour...