Indonesia

Discover Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta is the second most popular destination after Bali in Indonesia.  Also known as Jogjakarta, the beautiful city never fails to amaze with its old world charm and natural beauty. Steep in history, Yogya is the centre of Javanese art and culture, the cradle of civilization on Java where a few world heritage sites […]

By |November 29th, 2012|Indonesia, Yogyakarta|5 Comments

The Wonders of Borobudur Temple

Been there twice in a year. On my recent trip to Central Java, I visited Borobudur Temple in the early hours to catch the sunrise. Without many tourists around in the morning, the whole atmosphere was calm and surreal.

I could count with my fingers how many times I really got up very early for […]

By |November 28th, 2012|Indonesia, Yogyakarta|5 Comments

The Mystic World of Orangutans

When I learnt that we had to overnight on a river boat in the jungle of Central Kalimantan, eight persons sharing one bathroom, that put up a bit of struggle in me.

Voice inside: You are there to see the endangered orangutans that are only found in Borneo and Sumatra!

Yeah, I saw those in the […]

By |November 27th, 2012|Indonesia, Tanjung Puting National Park|2 Comments

Is your Fresh Milk really ‘Fresh’?

Words & Photos by Kit Tng

Is Fresh Milk really ‘fresh’?

Milk is always regarded as an important part of my diet as it is an excellent source of vitamins and minerals. I was very brand loyal to … now I am a convert! All that changed when I was invited by AustAsia Food Pte Ltd […]

By |October 29th, 2012|Greenfields Malang, Indonesia|2 Comments

Lovely Photos from Makassar, Indonesia

Can’t believe it that I’m going Makassar again, and also to Manado, one of the world’s top dive sites! I was in Makassar last summer for island hopping and sightseeing. We were amongst the first passengers to board Garuda Indonesia’s inaugural direct flight from Singapore to Makassar, an important business hub and the city […]

By |March 16th, 2012|Indonesia, Makassar|6 Comments

Win a Holiday to Bintan & other attractive prizes!

Some time ago, TravelerFolio partnered with Bintan Resorts to invite our Facebook Fans to join a contest to win a trip to Bintan (closed). View more photos of Bintan.

Now, here comes another chance to Win a Holiday to Bintan plus other Attractive Prizes!
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By |September 6th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|3 Comments

Garuda Indonesia inaugural flight from SG to Makassar

On 1 June, I was afforded the opportunity to be amongst the first passengers to board Garuda Indonesia’s inaugural direct flight from Singapore to Makassar, an important business hub and the city of Sulawesi, one of the five big islands of Indonesia. The airline now operates daily direct flights between Singapore and Makassar with […]

By |June 5th, 2011|Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia, Makassar|7 Comments

Bintan Itinerary

How to spend your holiday in Bintan

Special Thanks to Bintan Resorts for the 3D2N itinerary. Both me and Jacky to have a memorable stay on the pristine paradise!

Day 1

(Singapore time zone GMT +8)
1010hrs Check in at Bintan Resorts Ferries counter at Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal to board the ferry to Bintan.
1110hrs Ferry departs for […]

By |May 25th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|6 Comments

Dining @ Bintan

There is something to satiate everyone’s palate when it comes to dining in Bintan – a gastronomic haven of quality international delicacies. Here is a list of recommended restaurants that we’ve tried within Bintan Resorts.

1) Spice Restaurant @ Mayang Sari Beach Resort

Spice restaurant serves Indonesian and continental cuisines. Way before our trip to Bintan, […]

By |May 20th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|4 Comments

ATV & Night Tour with Fireflies

With sun kissed beach and sweeping view of the South China Sea, the idyllic northern coast of Bintan island is fun-filled with adrenaline pumping activities as well. To embark on a rollicking adventure in the rugged muddy terrain, hop onto a dune buggy or a quad bike for an ATV joyride!
ATV ride
Available in Bintan, […]

By |May 17th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|1 Comment