Category: Exotic Destinations


Mentawai Islands Offer Surfers Paradise

Though not a great distance from the mainland, Mentawai Islands and its people were kept isolated until the 19th century by strong winds, unpredictable currents and razorsharps corals. It’s thought that the archipelago seperated...


Fabulous Bogor Botanical Gardens

The Bogor Botanical Gardens (Indonesian: Kebun Raya Bogor) is a botanical garden located in Bogor, Indonesia, 60 km south of Jakarta. At the heart of Bogor are the fabolous Bogor Botanical Gardens, known as the...


Surabaya, City of Heroes

Mostly visited on business trips, many overlook Surabaya’s soulfoul colonial charms and footprints of fierce heroism. While most Javanese are stereotypically bound by strict aristocratic protocols and etiquette, the second largest city in Indonesia...