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Best Indonesian Food

Best Indonesian Food

By on Jul 20, 2018 in Indonesia

Trying to list top 5 best Indonesian food is not easy, and I realised that most of our favourites are Javanese dishes, but it makes sense, we have spent most of our time on Java when being in Indonesia, as most of our friends live there, and we absolutely love Java and still have so much to explore on this Island alone. Indonesian food is amazing! I could go to...

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What to Do in Borobudur off the Beaten Path 

What to Do in Borobudur off the Beaten Path 

By on Jul 14, 2018 in Indonesia

When you think of Borobudur you think about the temple. It is a truly magnificent temple for sure, beautiful and definitely worth a visit. It’s also quite romantic, and where Sam proposed to me. Make sure to do the sunrise tour if you come, it is very beautiful! Even if it might be full of people, it’s still definitely worth it! Most tourists just go to...

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Where to Eat in Yogyakarta

Where to Eat in Yogyakarta

By on Jul 14, 2018 in Indonesia

We had some really amazing food in Yogyakarta, and will share them with you in this guide of where to eat in Yogyakarta. We also ate at some random street food stalls, which we cannot remember the name of. But they all had really good food. In general, I would say that street food in Yogyakarta is safe to eat. But follow your instinct, and the locals. Travel Tip...

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Things to Do in Yogyakarta

Things to Do in Yogyakarta

By on Jul 13, 2018 in Indonesia

Yogyakarta, Yogya, or Jogja (Kärt barn har många namn*) is a cool laid back city. We only spent two nights in Yogyakarta, and didn’t hit any of the main tourist attraction. So our guide will not feature any of these, but more off the beaten track things to do in Yogyakarta. It’s quite small and easily accessible by foot. If you like to get a bit lost,...

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Jakarta to Yogyakarta by Train

Jakarta to Yogyakarta by Train

By on Jul 12, 2018 in Indonesia, Travel tips

Both of us absolutely loved the train ride, a chance to relax for a few hours and enjoy the beautiful views outside the window. This is our experience of going from Jakarta to Yogyakarta by train.   Distance: 530km Time: 8h 40min Cost: €25 (Executive class with air-con) Beware – Different trains leave from different stations, this was our experience with...

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Why you Should Visit Jakarta!

Why you Should Visit Jakarta!

By on Jul 11, 2018 in Indonesia

Many people ask themselves “Should I visit Jakarta?”. In the end, most tourists might have a layover in Jakarta on their way to Bali, or skip Jakarta completely, just staying at the airport. Don’t! In this post I will argue why you should visit Jakarta. Jakarta is an amazing city! I know it has a bad rep – smelly, big, non tourist friendly, bad...

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