Things to Do in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

This travel post focuses on the places to visit and things to do in Yogyakarta Indonesia – you’ll find information on sights and activities, transportation to and from Yogyakarta, hotels & accommodations in Yogyakarta, and all the costs associated.   Yogyakarta, though spelled with Ys is pronounced ‘Jogjakarta’ (also called ‘Jogja’), is a bustling city […]

Mount Bromo, Indonesia – Travel Tips

This article provides information on how to visit Mount Bromo, Indonesia: what to do in Mount Bromo, Mount Bromo Hotels, and getting to and from Mount Bromo. Mount Bromo is an active volcano in East Java, Indonesia. It is located inside the Bromo-Tengger-Semery National Park. One of the most picturesque sights we have visited, especially […]

Malaysia Itinerary, Two or Three Weeks

This article provides information to visit Malaysia, an itinerary (and activities) for two or three weeks. We started our Malaysian adventure in Melaka where we were introduced to the Malay culture and food. After the UNESCO World Heritage town, we moved up to the vibrant capital and visited the captivating Petronas Towers. After Kuala Lumpur, […]

Sepilok Orangutans and Labuk Bay Proboscis: visiting the primates of Borneo

 This post is about visiting the Orangutans and Proboscis monkeys of Borneo including information regarding accomodations in Sandakan and Labuk Bay Sanctuary, transportation and activities. We arrived in Sandakan late evening, our legs barely functioning (see previous post Climbing Mt. Kinabalu). Suddenly, the world seemed to be made out of stairs. A flight of stairs […]