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Travel Guide A Weekend Escape in North Bali

Bali is always a good idea for a weekend escape. The north part of it is eventually an addictive destination to be. So talking about a weekend escape in North Bali, you can take a flight to Bali on Friday night and stay a night anywhere in south. Then the next day, as early as […]

Misconception about MOROCCO

Facing street harassers in a daily basis in my own home country is really ironic. So far, I haven’t found any place that I’ve visited to compare with the emotional experience that I get for being harassed in Indonesia. Well, Philippines sort of comparable but it was not this bad, maybe because I didn’t understand […]

Travel Guide Kawah Ijen

Travel Guide A Weekend Escape in Kawah Ijen

The memory of the beautiful pink sunrise sky in Bromo captured at Seruni Point got me wondering about how almighty it could be the sunrise from another altitude. The next thing I know, I was hooked on Google looking for a reference of travel guide Kawah Ijen (Ijen Crater). One of my best friends, Yessi, […]

Travel Guide Lembang Bandung

Travel Guide A Weekend Escape in Lembang, Bandung

After that short back-to-nature weekend escape in Situ Gunung Sukabumi, I left craving for more nature escape. Luckily, I had booked my train to Bandung just two weeks after Sukabumi. Bandung is the capital city of West Java, quite a large area to explore for only a weekend. Most people come to Bandung for its […]

Misconception about SLOVENIA

Do you still remember an eye-opening story of Yessi about misconceptions proven wrong? By travelling, she got to prove that Malaysia is in fact a multi-cultural country that doesn’t judge the women by the way she dresses, well at least not as much as what we experience in our home country in a daily basis. […]

Travel Guide A Weekend Escape in Situ Gunung Sukabumi

When the sudden desire to trekking hits me, I started my research to find an ideal location for a weekend trekking nearby Jakarta. It has been a while since the last time I did the trekking in Bromo and it was really worth rewarded. I checked some weekend escape destinations in Bogor and Sukabumi, somehow I […]

Misconception about MALAYSIA

Here in Indonesia, we have a proverb saying “tak kenal maka tak sayang”. That means, you can’t be sure about the good and the bad of something (or someone) before you really know it (her/him/them) in person. We had been introduced to this proverb since we were kids. Unfortunately, most of us did not embrace […]

Top 10 Never Boring Places to Visit in South Bali

An intense week of beach and sea in south east Asia starting from Phuket got me thinking of why I am in love with beach. Digging deep into my childhood memory, I remember the first beach I visited was Parangtritis in Jogja and I didn’t like it. I was crying loud begging to my mother […]