Wae Rebo

Hidden for centuries in the clouds on a mountain in the central Flores highlands, the isolated traditional village of Wae Rebo…

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Borobudur

It’s almost inconceivable that such an impressive monument as Borobudur could have been abandoned to the jungle for almost 400 years, but that was the fate of this 9th century Buddist temple until Sir Thomas Raffles “re-discovered” it in 1814…

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Swimming buffalo of the Negara

The swimming buffalo of the Negara wetlands spend their days grazing on lush swamp grass before swimming home to spend their evenings high and dry on manmade timber platforms...

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Wuring Sea Gyspy Village

The sea gypsies of Wuring are descendants of the Bajo indigenous group, nomadic boat dwelling people once found scattered throughout the Southeast Asia…

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Delightful locals

“Hey Mister!” I am most definitely not a Mr but the kids vying for my attention don’t know any better and I don’t care. It’s the same everywhere we go across the archipelago…

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Martapura River

Journeying along the Martapura River as the rising sun casts its golden hue across the awakening countryside is truly sublime…

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Gunung Bromo

Staring into the steaming depths of Mt Bromo volcano is the culmination of an amazing experience that begins with a pre-dawn jeep ride up a narrow mountain track, churning across the “Sea of Sand” then climbing on foot or horseback up onto the crater rim…

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Ferry at sunrise

Island hopping through the Indonesian Archipelago is a great way to experience the country at its unique best. Sublime sunrises, white sandy beaches and warm tropical waters await…

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Selong Belanak Beach

The south coast of Lombok is simply gorgeous. Every hilltop view reveals bay after bay of sweeping white sandy beaches, rolling surf and quiet rural villages nestled among coconuts plantations…

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Lok Baintan Floating Market

Held daily for over 500 years on the Martapura River in Banjarmasin, South Kalimantan this vibrant, colourful market is widely regarded as the most authentic of its kind in SE Asia…

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