From English Teacher to Tourism Icon

May 24, 2018 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Indonesia, Our People

Nearly 40 years ago, when some of the first foreigners began traveling to the Indonesian Island of Lombok, a local English teacher was their first contact; today Mr Radiah is still welcoming visitors.

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.

Beyond Bali: Discover Flores Island

October 17, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culture, Indonesia

Best known for being the gateway to Komodo National Park, Flores’ stunning mountain terrain, volcanic lakes, dense jungle and isolated indigenous tribes offer all sorts of opportunities for adventure.

Indonesian Wedding Traditions and the Meaning of Date Night

September 11, 2017 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Culinary, Culture, Indonesia, Travel

Indonesian weddings can vary greatly from island to island as one would expect given the many different cultures in a country that has thousands of islands and hundreds of languages. Marriage customs can also be based on long-held traditional culture.

Backstreet Adventures by Becak and Bemo

A trip to any new destination is always and adventure, but when visitors discover a city via local transport there’s so much more to take away than museums and monuments.