Category Transportation

Business class or executive class? Enjoyable train trip between Yogyakarta and Jakarta

It is only 10 hours duration and brings you from Jakarta to Yogyakarta. There are train schedules on the daytime or nighttime, but I strongly recommend to take the daytime because the scenery is just beautiful. Another thing I want to recommend to those who are on budget is the business class over the executive. […]

How to go to Bogani Nani Wartabone National Park from Gorontalo

Sulawesi attracts many tourists for its beautiful beaches. We have met many divers from all over the world, as we travelled from Toli-Toli, one of the main gateways of Slawesi, to Manado, the tip of the North Sulawesi. Although not as many as the divers, trekkers are also all around Sulawesi. If you are traveling by […]

Traveling from Malaysia to Indonesia by Boats

Choosing the means of transportation is one of the keys to define your trip. We, as budget backpackers, try to avoid any airplane because 1) it’s expensive, 2) you don’t see the gradual changes of the landscapes, the people, the cultures and so on. Therefore, in order to appreciate your trip more, the other possibilities […]

A relaxed stay and activities after climbing Mt. Kinabalu

One of the most popular tourists’ destination in Borneo is Mt. Kinabalu. Of course it depends on how good you are though, after climbing the highest mountain in South East Asia, you are going to be exhorted by all means. What would you do after climbing Mt. Kinabalu before your flight back to your own […]

A cheap way to enter Mongolia from China

The very first thing we, as backpackers, try to do is to find out what’s fun and interesting about the places we stop by. The second thing that comes up in our mind is this question, “Is it affordable?”.  So here is our case. We decided to go to Mongolia because what’s out there seemed […]