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.

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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

Spa & Shopping @Bintan

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By |May 14th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|7 Comments

Escape made easy @Nirwana Gardens

Whether you visit Bintan with good friends, families or individually, Nirwana Gardens has much to offer for everyone to get the most out of their holidays. Touted as a complete resort destination on the north-western coast of Bintan Island, Nirwana Gardens comprises of five different styles of accommodation to suit all types of travellers: […]

By |May 10th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|8 Comments

Win a holiday for 2 to Bintan!

Think of a holiday, an escapade from the daily hustle and bustle. An island destination with fine powdery sand, crystal clear turquoise water and pristine beaches where the sun greets you warmly.

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You don’t have to wait for airfare promotions nor endure a long coach ride for a beach retreat. In less than an […]

By |May 4th, 2011|Bintan, Indonesia|5 Comments

An expedition to a volcano crater

Here is a list of our 3-day itinerary in Jakarta and Bandung, Indonesia.
Day 1, Jakarta: Garuda Indonesia Experience, Jakarta day tour, Oktoberfest at Hotel Indonesia Kempinski

Day 2, Bandung: Ciater Hot Springs, Tangkuban Perahu Volcano Crater, Sheraton Hotel

Day 3, Jakarta: Back to Jakarta for shopping! Departed for Singapore by Garuda Indonesia.
Things to do in Bandung

Following […]

By |December 12th, 2010|Bandung, Indonesia|7 Comments