[English] Sabang, Treasure in the Western of Indonesia (PART 2)

In my previous article, I wrote about some places that you can visit in Sabang. (Please check the article here) Now, I will continue the article. On my second day in Sabang, it was raining heavily along with thunder and strong wind. The rain did not stop until about 10 am. We who couldn’t wait to explore finally decided to hop on into the car and explored the island despite the rain. Fortunately, our driver was a very talented driver he was able to drive the car well despite the…

[English] Sabang, Treasure in the Western of Indonesia

Pantai Iboih Sabang, snorkeling di sabang, snorkeling di pantai iboih, snorkling di pulau rubiah

The trip to Sabang left a lot of stories for me and my friends. We were excited from a few weeks before the trip to decide our itinerary in Sabang, although we have 4 days, but still I think it is not really enough to explore this pretty little island. Sabang is a city located in Weh Island, the most western part of Indonesia. To reach the city, you have to fly to Banda Aceh city and take 3 hours ferry ride to Weh Island. Some of Indonesian Sabang abbreviation…

[English] Two Days and One Night around Batam

Pantai Nongsa, Pantai di Batam, Liburan di Batam

Batam is an island located in Riau Islands Province. The island is famous for its free trade zone and is one of the areas directly adjacent to neighboring countries. Many people make Batam as one of the exit/entrance to Singapore or Malaysia. So do not be surprised if you are visiting Batam during the weekend, the port area will be very crowded because many people going in and out of this island. Then, besides making Batam as the entrance/exit gate, what can we do if we have two days one…

[English] Look Bintan Island a little closer

Pantai Trikora, Pantai Trikora Bintan, Pantai di Bintan, wisata di Bintan

A long time ago when I was young, there were two places in Indonesia that I really wanted to go. The first was the city of Solo and the second was the island of Bintan. I went to Solo city for the first time when I was attending college in Jogjakarta (Solo is a city near Jogjakarta), while I have just visited Bintan Island after nearly two years living in its neighbor island which is Pulau Batam (sometimes I do a lot of proscrastination :p) If you guys open the…

[English] Introducing bair island, a hidden gem from southeast maluku

“Dari Sabang Sampai Merauke berjajar pulau-pulau, Sambung menyambung menjadi satu, itulah Indonesia…” “From Sabang until Merauke lined islands, concatenation into one, that’s Indonesia…”   If you are Indonesian, you must have heard that line from a national song right? Exactly as described in the song, Indonesia consists of thousand of islands that lie from Sabang at the west to Merauke at the east. There are more than 13.000 islands in this country that makes Indonesia become the biggest archipelago country in the world and also become a country that has…