If you want to hike Indonesia mountain, you should check beforehand their current status whether they are opened or closed. Some mountains, like Gede, have seasonal closure to allow the ecosystem recovery. While others have random closures due to increased volcanic activities, extreme weathers or wildfires.
On January 16th is my second hike to mountain. This time is Mount Ceremai or usually called Mount Ciremai. This is the highest mountain in West Java. With the height of 3,084 meters, this mountain must be more challenging than my last hike at Mount Papandayan.
Packing your bag probably one of the most confusing activities for beginner. Unlike those hike regularly, most of beginners probably just insert everything randomly into the bag only later find out the thing he needs are laid deep inside the bag. So how exactly to pack your bag? As I’ve hiked several times, and each time I’ve done packing my bags, I think I can share several tips from my experience to you.
Land above the cloud. That’s the nickname for Dieng, Wonosobo. On early November 2014, I had chance to hike Mount Prau. And as usual, I set off from Jakarta via train on Friday night after back from work. You see, become a salaryman (or salarywoman) means you can only hike in weekends.
Petite France, have you ever heard such name? This is a village consists of a 16 French style houses, and is located in the Gaypeong, Gyeonggi Province. Usually after visiting Nami Island, people would be visit there. And I was one of these people ^^ This place also has its own uniqueness. You can reach here with bus less than 30 minutes.
Not only Japan and Seoul have their own iconic tower. Busan also has its tower named “Busan Tower”. I didn’t really planned to went there…
On November 22th, I went to Namiseom (or Nami Island), a little island situated on the Han River. This little island became under the spotlight thanks to Winter Sonata. But actually there are more interesting thing in here. Let’s check it out!
North of the Jakarta consists of hundreds of islands. Some of these islands are resorts, snorkeling spots, beaches, and other tourist spots. Little do people know, some of these islands have a long history and are great archeology sites.
At the foot of the mountain, there is a museum about Indonesia volcanoes. This is Mount Merapi Museum. After my trip from Mount Merapi, before…