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Travelled to Sumatra... arriving Pekanbau (Sumatra), (Indonesia) via (Singapore), then travelled to/through; Pekanbaru, Bukittinggi, Lake Maninjau, Bukittinggi, Pekanbaru (Sumatra), (Indonesia) and back home via (Singapore)...




Gardens by the Bay
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The spectacular Gardens by the Bay, lit up during the evening light and sound show, Singapore.






Bored in Bukittinggi
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End of a long day in the shops off Jam Gadang, Bukittinggi, Sumatra, Indonesia.






Serenity
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Early morning on peaceful Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.






Volcanic Crater
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Cloudy day on the volcanic crater, Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.






Old Wood House
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Charming old wooden house on the road around Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.






Minangkabau House
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Traditional Minangkabau roof on a foreshore house, Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.





Clouds on the Horizon
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The recent influx of fish farms on the lake has raised environmental concerns over water quality into the future, Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.





Life on the Lake
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Digging for clams on a misty morning, Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.






Puncak Lawang
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A view of the northern end of the lake from Puncak Lawang, the para-gliding launch-pad, Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.






Minangkabau Paddies
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Newly planted rice paddies at Kelok 28 on the way out of Lake Maninjau, Sumatra, Indonesia.







Bendi Drivers
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Bendi drivers or local 'horse and cart' taxi's, parked at Jam Gadang waiting for customers, Bukittinggi, Sumatra, Indonesia.






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Posted by joffre 22:23 Archived in Indonesia Tagged indonesia singapore photography sumatra joffre Comments (0)

Indonesian Adventures

Travel Map and Photographs

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Traveled to Indonesia/Malaysia... arriving via Penang and Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), then traveled 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) and back home via Surabaya, Jakarta (Java), (Indonesia)...


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


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

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


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


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


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



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


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



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



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




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


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




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



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


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


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


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


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


Loksado Village
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In the Borneo rainforest you'll find the small Dayak village, Loksado, Kalimantan, Indonesia.


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


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



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Posted by joffre 16:50 Archived in Indonesia Tagged bali indonesia java malaysia sarawak photography sumatra kalimantan joffre Comments (0)

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