Dieng Plateau is located 2,093 metres (6,600 ft) above sea level, a few hours drive from the city of Semarang in Central Java…
During my recent trip to Semarang with Jawa Tengah Tourism and KBRI Kuala Lumpur, we were given the opportunity to stay at the Rooms Inc. Hotel Semarang..
Lawang Sewu (meaning “Thousand Doors”) is an unmissable landmark in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia… Unmissable, because it is located smack at the side of the road on the busy Tugu Muda roundabout intersection..
Sam Poo Kong Temple, also known as Gedung Batu (the Stone Building), is the oldest Chinese temple in Semarang, capital of the province of Central Java….
Desa Wisata Kandri (Kandri Tourist Village) is the ideal place for escaping the rat race and those wanting a feel of serene, laid back, rural “kampung” or village life…
Our little trip or tour of the Semarang Kota Lama or Old Town began at Pring Sewu….
Dieng Plateau is a lovely Regency in the Wonosobo and Banjarnegara Regency… It is approximately 520km from Jakarta and is located southwest of Semarang, a 4 hours drive by car..
After “roughing” it out around North Sumatera, namely Bukit Lawang and also Tangkahan, where we had to “suffer” through cold water baths (see how spoilt we are)… It felt like heaven when we stepped foot inside the Cambridge Hotel Medan..
Elephant are such majestic creatures.. They travel in herds and they have their unique way to interact with each other. Sadly, due to human’s greed, deforestation and illegal poaching activities for ivory are driving this majestic creatures into extinction…
I was having mixed feelings about rafting… You see, I have heard so much about rafting but have yet gone on one.. Until now… Our trip to Bingei was about 3 hours from Tangkahan… And if coming from Medan it would be about just 2 hours..