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Indonesian Adventures

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Traveling to Indonesia... arriving in Medan (Sumatra), (Indonesia) via Penang and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then traveling to/through Medan, Bukit Lawang, Medan, Berstagi, Danau Toba, Sibolga, Pulau Nias, Bukittinggi, Danau Maninjau, Padang (Sumatra), Jakarta, Bogor, Pangandaran, Yogyakarta, Gunung Bromo (Java), Kuta (Bali), Gilli Air (Lombok), Kuta (Bali), Surabaya, Semarang, Dieng Plateau, Semarang (Java), Pontianak, Balai Karangan (Kalimantan), (Indonesia), Kuching, (Sarawak), (Malaysia), Singkawang, Pontianak, Sintang, Sanggau, Pontianak, Ketapang, Pangkalanbun, Sampit, Palangkaraya, Banjarmasin, Loksado, Banjarmasin (Kalimantan), Surabaya (Java), and back home via Jakarta (Java), (Indonesia)...

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Jungle Inn Bungalow
Bungalow perched over a jungle stream, in tropical Bukit Lawang, Sumatra, Indonesia.

'Orang-utan' or 'man of the the forest', at the 'Orang-utan Rehabilitation Centre', Bukit Lawang, Sumatra, Indonesia.

Jam Karet
Passing time on the boat journey, between Parapat and Tuk Tuk, Danau Toba, Sumatra, Indonesia.

Danau Toba
View of Tuk Tuk, from the Samosir highlands, Danau Toba, Sumatra, Indonesia.

Ono Niha Housing
Traditional teak 'Ono Houses', in the small village, Bawomataluo, Nias, Sumatra, Indonesia.

Bukittinggi Markets
Entrance to the local markets, in the hill-side town, Bukittinggi, Sumatra, Indonesia.

At the Markets
At the interesting local markets, Bukittinggi, Sumatra, Indonesia.

Botanical Gardens
Vine-clad tree, in the famed 'Bogor Botanical Gardens', Bogor, Java, Indonesia.

Bringing in the Catch
Local women, help to bring in the catch of the day, Pangandaran, Java, Indonesia.

The spectacular 'Mahayana Buddhist Temple of Borobudur', just outside, Yogjakarta, Java, Indonesia.

Endless Summer
Surfers catch their last waves of the day, as the sun sets over Kuta Beach, Bali, Indonesia.

Dieng Plateau
Rows and rows of terraced crops, in the fertile volcanic soils, Dieng Plateau, Java, Indonesia.

The famous parasitic 'Rafflesia' or 'corpse flower', taken outside Singkawang, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Pontianak Canals
River canals off 'Sungai Kapas', Pontianak, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Sungai Bundung
'Bundung' on 'Sungai Kapas', on the way to Sintang, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Floating the Bus
Rafting our bus over a flooded section of road, between Pangkalan Bun and Sampit, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Hard Slog
Plowing through the extremely muddy red roads, between Sampit and Palangka Raya, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

On the Sungai
Daily life on the river, in the 'Venice of Indonesia', Banjarmasin, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Loksado Village
In the Borneo rain-forest, you'll find the small 'Dayak Village', Loksado, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

River Markets
On the way to the bustling 'floating markets', Banjarmasin, Kalimantan, Indonesia.

Living with Leprosy
Living on the streets, in the booming city, Surabaya, Java, Indonesia.

Other travels to Indonesia include;

Flores 2022 - Traveling on motorcycle through Flores.
Maluku 2018 - Exploring the stunning but remote tropical Islands.
Sumbawa 2018 - Traveling on motorcycle through Bali, Lombok and Sumbawa.
Sumatra 2016 - Exploring Western Sumatra on motorcycle.
Nusa Tenggara 2015 - Traveling through West Timor, Lembata, Flores and Sumba.
Madura 2012 - Exploring the rarely visited island on motorcycle.
Bali 2010 - Getting a fill of Balinese food and beaches.
Pulau Weh 2010 - Exploring the tropical under-water paradise.
Sulawesi 1996 - Traveling North to South on this amazingly diverse island.
Asian Adventures 1988 - Getting a taste of Bali and Java on my SEA sojourn.

Other Indonesian photos from my travels;

Indonesian photos - (PhotoStream)

Indonesian Travels Map

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Posted by joffre 16:50 Archived in Indonesia Tagged bali indonesia java malaysia sarawak photography blog sumatra kalimantan joffre

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