Money Matters: The Cost of Travel in Indonesia.
Posted April 03, 2017 by One of the benefits of living abroad as an expat in China is the Chinese New Year’s holiday.
We were able to spend 2 weeks off on a wonderful vacation bike tour in Indonesia because of a week-long holiday mandated by the Chinese government.
I spent one week of my vacation and we were able t.
Borobudur Photo Tour: Climbing the Largest Buddhist Temple in the World
Posted March 22, .
2017 by Borobudur is the world’s largest free standing Buddhist temple
Built in the 9th century, the temple is constructed in typical Javanese Buddhist Architecture combining elements of traditional Indonesian ancestor worship with the Buddhist concept of attaining Nirvana.
Carvings on the walls.
Walking Through History: A Photo Tour of Prambanan
Posted March 06, 2017 by Prambanan Temple.
Located 10km outside of Yogyakarta city
is a mixture of ruins and reconstructed Hindu temples originally built in the 9th century.
The temples were built to honor the 3 great Hindu deities: Brahma
Vishnu, and Shiva as well as 3 temples dedicated to the animals that served the.
Bike Touring in Indonesia, Not for the Faint of Heart.
Posted March 04, 2017 by Before packing up our tandem bike and flying to Indonesia we thought we were pretty adequately prepared for our 2 week jaunt across Indonesia’s most populous island, Java.
We researched the weather, the culture, the sites, and of course, .
The route we would be following from Yogyakarta to Jakarta
Top 10 Travel Tips for Indonesia: Make the Most of Your Trip
Posted March 01.
2017 by Indonesia is a maze of islands
cultures, religions, and even climates.
It’s a fascinating place with seemingly endless opportunities for exploration and discovery from the land to the sea.
With so much to see, do, and navigate, this amazing maze of tropical islands can get a little confu.
What Indonesia Taught Me About the True Spirit of Islam
Posted February 24, 2017 by Crowds of families mulled around us as we waited in line to get our boarding passes for the domestic flight from Jakarta to Yogyakarta.
Indonesia. My body struggled to stay upright as we queued
the result of a night spent lying on unforgiving metal benches in front of the airport. While my bod.
10 Amazing Places to See in Java, Indonesia.
Posted February 16, .
2017 by Indonesia is arguably one of the most unique countries in the world
Before obtaining sovereignty after World War 2, the country was colonized by the Dutch, Portuguese, British, and French and is home to people of the Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, and Christian religions.
A true melting pot of relig.