November 29, 2012

Hiking to the Active Volcano in Java, Indonesia – Mount Bromo

Hiking to the active volcano in Indonesia Have you ever thought about visiting the active volcano? The volcano is the living evidence of the life of the earth. As a science-minded person, I was always wondering what would it like […]
November 6, 2012

Introducing Borobudur Temple

Introducing Borobudur Temple Borobudur temple is a Buddhist temple in central Java. The name Borobudur is from the Sanskrit words biara and bidur. Biara means temple and bidur means hill; temple on the hill, it means. It was built around […]
October 26, 2012

First Impressions of Indonesia

As traveling two weeks in Indonesia, I got to see the major attractions around the country. While I was visiting nine different islands, these were the first impression I got. Have you been to Indonesia? What do you think?   […]
October 22, 2012

Under the Javanese Sun: Mount Bromo at Sunrise

Mount Bromo, A Spectacular Indonesia Mountain Winter jacket, gloves, winter hat, hiking shoes, and hiking pants; we were prepared to see the sunrise. Even in Indonesia, we have to prepare for the low temperature when we’re 2,000 m high up […]
October 12, 2012

Facts about Orangutans You Didn’t Know About

How much do we know about orangutans? Recently I visited orangutans at Camp Leakey that runs by Orangutan Foundation International (OFI). The long history and inspirational work of OFI touched all of us. I’ll tell you the story in another […]