Beautiful Bromo – A hike to the volcano (Part 2)

Before we got here, we climbed a mountain to view Bromo’s sunrise. In this post I will continue the journey to the Teletubbies Field, the Whispering Sands, and finally up close at Mount Bromo’s steamy crater. Descended Viewpoint #2, we stopped by a lush land beneath the volcano. The locals named it “Teletubbies Field” (Padang Teletubbies)… Read More Beautiful Bromo – A hike to the volcano (Part 2)

Beautiful Bromo – A hike to the volcano (Part 1)

Indonesia is an archipelago blessed with a plethora of natural wonders that make fantastic destinations. This time, I’ll take you through a hike to Mount Bromo, the most popular mountain in Java island. Our group moved at 2.30 AM in order to catch the sunrise. It was totally dark outside, and felt incredibly cold. I briefly checked my… Read More Beautiful Bromo – A hike to the volcano (Part 1)

Abura Soba Yamatoten – Hippest soba place in town

Today I’m sharing my new favourite restaurant in Jakarta. It’s a very good soba place called Abura Soba Yamatoten, famous for its delicious oily soba. Most people don’t know they have a cold soba on the menu, and today I’m trying it. The restaurant is located at Grand Indonesia Shopping Town East Mall next to Ranch Market… Read More Abura Soba Yamatoten – Hippest soba place in town