Why it’s Good to Get Lost in Yogyakarta

Kotagede, a historic neighborhood of Yogyakarta, is the perfect place to get lost in; wondering down its maze of alleyways, narrow streets, exploring what was once the splendor of Java’s Mataram Kingdom.

Sumatra: Forest Home the Orangutan

February 11, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Indonesia, Responsible Tourism, Travel

Known as the home of the former Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, Sumatra’s Gunung Leuser National Park is a World Heritage-listed tropical rainforest with the world’s largest population of Orangutans.

Indonesia’s Pasola Brings out Warrior Spirit

January 16, 2018 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Festivals, Indonesia, Regional News

Experience the Pasola, or mounted spear-fighting competition, which takes place on the uniquely spiritual island of Sumba, where animist beliefs and ancestral worship are still practiced to this day.

Lombok Is a Hot New Destination for Green Tourism

December 18, 2017 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Authentic Experiences, Indonesia

If you’re looking for real eco-adventure then head to Lombok, an island dominated by spectacular Mount Rinjani, with some exciting opportunities for soft treks and other thrilling green tourism experiences.

The Best Kept Secret of Bali’s Crater Lakes

Visit the awe-inspiring mountains of Bali’s north where immense volcanoes have created secluded giant lakes – a wonderful nature haven with all sorts of outdoor adventure activities for the family.