Discover this stunning Indonesian volcano

Mount Rinjani Trekking: Traversing Indonesia’s second highest volcano on the island of Lombok

The island of Lombok (Indonesia) is home to the incredible Mount Rinjani, a volcano popular with trekkers from around the world. Read about my story of taking on a three-day…

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Komodo dragons in the island of Flores

Dragons and sunsets, welcome to Flores

I was so close but didn’t make it . . . have I regretted it ever since? Yes. Even more so when I find cheeky little blogs like this flying…

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Komodo National Park

Komodo National Park: Everything you need to know

Why visit the Komodo National Park? Because this region is the foreplay to paradise . . . at least that is what travel site Mel365 says about it in this fantastic…

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visiting nusa lembongan

Nusa Lembongan: Is it the real Bali?

Many people take the boat ride between Bali and Lombok, two of the more famous Indonesian islands, but only a few think about the much smaller Nusa Lembongan. So ….

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The beaches of southern Lombok

Exploring Kuta, Lombok, in 72 hours

Kuta, in southern Lombok, is a truly special area with plenty of stunning beaches to explore. I visited myself a couple of years ago when I learnt to surf (great…

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Rent a scooter in Bali and explore the island

Renting a scooter in Bali: where I went wrong so you won’t

I had three options. Either they arrest me and take me to prison (didn’t like that), I introduce them to Wayne Rooney (UK soccer star, no chance), or I pay…

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What you need to know before visiting the Ubud Monkey Forest

Ubud Monkey Forest Bali – know before you visit

I can never miss the chance to interact with my primitive brothers so you can imagine my excitement about arriving in Ubud and visiting a place named the Ubud Monkey…

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The finest beaches in Indonesia

How I learnt to surf in the paradise of Kuta, Lombok

Lying chest down on my board, gently bobbing up and down, I wait for the big one, the wave that I will catch, rise up like a phoenix and triumphantly…

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