7 highlights of Lombok

As discussed earlier, we think discovering Lombok by scooter is by far the most fun thing to do! You already rent a scooter for a low price of between 5 and 10 euros per day. Watch out for the scooters that go just a bit faster than in our little country. Assuming...

Island hopping in Komodo

There are many organizations where you can book a tour. You will undoubtedly notice this when you arrive in Labuan Bajo. Long before the trip would take place I had read on reisjunk.nl about the organization Le Pirate Explorer. This is an organization that offers...

Labuan Bajo

Labuan Bajo is the gateway to Komodo National Park. Many people who are going to do a tour through the Komodo Islands sleep in Labuan Bajo before and after the tour. Located on the island of Flores, this city lives on fishing and really gives you the feeling that you...

The jungle of Bukit Lawang

Bukit Lawang is located in the north of Sumatra, about 90 km from Medan. Bukit Lawang is an amazing destination for an adventurous trekking through the beautiful tropical rainforest of Gunung Leuser National Park. With almost the certainty of spotting one of the most...

Mentawais, the hidden paradise

The Mentawais are an island group located in western Indonesia. The archipelago is located on the west coast of Sumatra and is known for the world’s best surf and countless white sandy beaches, where you can bump around all by yourself. In other words: paradise!...

Padang

Padang, an old colonial city with a fantastic local cuisine. This city served as a starting point for my dream surf trip to the Mentawai Islands. HOW DO I GET AND WHERE DO I SLEEP? The most common way to get here is to fly from Bali with a stopover in Jakarta to...