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Guest Post: How to Travel Java to Bali Overland… Will Peach is one of the site editors over at Gap Daemon, the gap year travel website for backpackers and young travelers.

Guest Post: How to Travel Java to Bali Overland…

You can also catch him talking about what to see in Spain on his site My Spanish Adventure. Travelling between Indonesia’s best-known islands is a lot easier than most backpackers might think. Having done the trip myself, soon after finishing a stint teaching English in Vietnam, I found out just how straightforward it is. Looking to do the same? Here’s how I’d recommend tackling this epic adventure of booze, beaches and bare-naked Aussies! Jakarta Set off from Jakarta, Indonesia’s biggest city (with a population just short of 9 million), and use Jalan Jaksa, the city’s premier backpacking area, as your starting point. For around USD$7 a night, you can snag a non-air-conditioned room at places like Bloemsteen Homestay. Yogyakarta The strangely named Yogyakarta, or Jogja, as it’s more popularly known, is a must-stop on your way to Bali.

Bromo Bali. Where to escape the tourists in Indonesia : Travelfish Indonesia travel forum. Best Destinations in Indonesia - Travelers' Choice Awards. Frommer's Favorite Experiences in Indonesia. Indonesia. Indonesia in a Nut Shell EAT!


- Sambal. Indonesians would put chilli into milk if they could and some of these have to be experienced to be believed. Unique Trips, Tours & Holidays. Indonesia has a tropical climate with just two seasons.

Unique Trips, Tours & Holidays

The dry season starts in April and lasts until October, which is the best time to travel, though monsoon season, from November and March is fine to travel as well. It’s quieter than in the high season and the rain is generally limited to a couple of hours at the end of the day. On most of the islands there’s little difference between the winter and summer, with temperatures averaging 25C-30C all year round. You can build your very own unique Indonesia trip. Unique Trips, Tours & Holidays.

Backpacking Asia Travel Guide. Malaysia, a multicultural and diverse nation with a panoramic vista of sparkling blue water beaches, lush rainforest and the vibrant capital city of Kuala Lumpur with a skyline dominated by the stunning Petronas Twin Towers.

Backpacking Asia Travel Guide

Located in the heart of South East Asia, Malaysia lacks none of the raison d’etre that attracts and awes visitors to Asia. Malaysia, a former British colony, is made up of two primary land masses separated by the South China Sea : Peninsular Malaysia (the Western half) and East Malaysia located on the island of Borneo. With its close proximity to the Equator, Malaysia enjoys a tropical climate with temperatures rising to as high as 36 degrees celsius and dropping to around 25 degrees celsius in the higher elevations.

Blessed with the abundance and diversity of nature, Malaysia truly has something for everyone. Cape Town to Jakarta flights - momondo. 14 days across Singapore Malaysia and Indonesia - Begin your trip with Universal Studios in Singapore.

14 days across Singapore Malaysia and Indonesia -

Undoubtedly one of the top tourist attractions in Singapore, Universal Studios is the cities only but certainly one of the best movie theme parks in the world. The park houses some 24 rides and attractions, including a pair of duelling coasters that brush past one another in several near misses in their aerial combat. A perfect spot to spend some quality time and have a nice exciting experience. (Source: williamcho) Here is what one visitor said: Even if you have visited the Universal Studio in the United States, USS will not disappoint you. (Source: TripAdvisor) Address- Resorts World Sentosa, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa. Indonesia-Singapore-Malaysia: 3 Countries in 1 Day! Shervin and I woke up almost three hours before our 7:00 AM Bali-Java bus ride.

Indonesia-Singapore-Malaysia: 3 Countries in 1 Day!

We packed our bags, checked out of Bali Duta Wisata, and walked to the main road for a cab. A driver agreed with our 60,000 Rp offer. Since we got a cab straight away, we were at the Denpasar bus station earlier than expected. Indonesia for backpackers. Indonesia is a vast country with numerous islands.

Indonesia for backpackers

If you want to explore all the country, several months are required. Then, a good plannification is important to distribute your time. The most famous island is Bali. Most tourists include it in their route. It means that this is the most conglomerate island. NOTA: The cheapest flight company for domestic flights is Lyon Air. Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia Itinerary: 23 days (3 weeks) Malaysia-Singapore-Indonesia backpacking trip. It’s been more than a month since my first cross country experience.

Malaysia-Singapore-Indonesia backpacking trip

I’ve been trying to find time to write this post and share my/our experiences but I’ve been busy with work since Christmas vacation is coming and everything seems to be on rush nakikiuso sa “Christmas rush”. Anyway here it is.. We’ve planned this trip for almost a year, about ten months to be exact, ganun katagal. As we yuppies (naks maka yuppy) belonging in the minimum wage working class, we need a lot of time to save for this kind of trip. We bought our ticket from a promo fare of Cebu Pacific, it was one midnight of January when this airline had it’s promo, we are one of it’s compulsive customers.

Fast forward… October has come we had some conflicts with our upcoming trip, unapproved leave from the office of Lian, money matters of Isnel and my frenzy schedule of upcoming shoots. Finding contacts/ friends in other countries First stop.