Ciater HOT Springs

To beat the traffic, we sacrificed some sleep to set off early by 7am from Jakarta to Bandung, the provincial capital city of West Java in Indonesia. Depending on the traffic condition, busing from Jakarta to Bandung is about 3 hours. Enroute to the city, we popped by Sari Ater Hot Spring Resort Hotel, […]

By |December 2nd, 2010|Bandung, Indonesia|3 Comments

Jakarta in a day

Technically speaking, we only had a day in Jakarta – the day we arrived at the capital city around noon time and the day we departed from Jakarta after a night in Bandung. When time is an important factor on a short trip like this, it’s advisable to cut down on […]

By |November 24th, 2010|Indonesia, Jakarta|9 Comments

The 5-star Jakarta experiencE

Upon arrival at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta, the capital city of Indonesia, we were DELIGHTED to be treated like some BIG SHOTS when a few big luxurious cars from Hotel Indonesia Kempinski picked us up, two passengers in each BMW, and drove us to the 5-star hotel that’s located in the city centre, […]

By |November 16th, 2010|Indonesia, Jakarta|6 Comments

Garuda Indonesia Experience

It may not be your first choice carrier to fly, but the future certainly looks bright for Garuda Indonesia. In 2009, Garuda was awarded as a 4-star airline that signifies good quality product and service standards by SKYTRAX. The national airline of Indonesia wins the “World’s Most Improved Airline” award […]

By |November 11th, 2010|Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia|16 Comments