Passengers arriving in Bali international airport

VISA RULES – Covid restrictions eased for holiday visitors to Indonesia

Two Visa options aimed at bringing back tourists As of October 2022, it’s relatively easy for holiday travelers to visit Indonesia, provided you are vaccinated against COVID-19 and intend to …

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SURABAYA – City of Heroes

The city that helped shape Indonesia’s modern destiny To the Indonesian people Surabaya is Kota Palahwan – ‘The City of Heroes’ – for the sacrifices of its citizens and their …

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Train crossing high viaduct in West Java

JAVA by TRAIN – The most rewarding and relaxing way to experience the beauty of the REAL Indonesia

In our age of budget airlines and constant hurry few international visitors are aware of Indonesia’s superbly scenic train journeys. That’s a pity because they are missing out on  great …

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Sumtran orangutan swinging in Jungle trees

BUKIT LAWANG – Orangutans, monkeys, rare birds, jungle, a rushing river and an eco hideaway

To just about anyone with an interest in nature and wildlife, the ORANGUTANG is one of the earth’s truly fascinating animals. Bukit Lawang in North Sumatra is one of a …

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Borobudur Buddhist temple in Yohyakarta, Indonesia

BOROBUDUR – From glory, to abandonment, to burial, to rediscovery and world-wide wonder

Borobudur is more than just the world’s biggest Buddhist temple – it also is a special, iconic place with a fascinating story and an aura to match. It’s easy to …

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