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Dec 17, 2009 - Java, Indonesia
Thursday 17th December 2009 Arrived at Probolinggo at 3.45 in the morning! This was easily the lowest point of our trip so far – despite the fact that it was the middle of the night there were still people hassling us! I knew that that we had to get a public bus up the mountain and that the first one didn’t go until around 6am but the first guy was telling us the first bus wasn’t until 8am and we would have to get a taxi – I told him it was OK were happy to wait! Eventually he gave up and another guy came along – this time he was telling us...Jump to full entry
Feb 20, 2009 - Gunung Bromo le terrible!!!
Selamat Datang a la Montagne du Destin Quelle journée de fou!!! Nous sommes partis de Yogyakarta à 9h le matin si je me souviens bien pour nous rendre à Cemoro Lawang au pied du Mont Bromo, un volcan inactif. Le trajet, effectué dans un mini-bus mal climatisé et plus ou moins confortable, nous a pris toute la journée. Je crois que nous sommes arrivés vers 21h30-22h à notree auberge, voire plus tard. Une autre journée passée à se déplacer. Nous nous sommes couchés tout de suite en arrivant car nous devions nous lever à 3h30 du matin pour...Jump to full entry
Apr 17, 2008 - Mount Bromo, Java
Although we thought of staying on Gili Trawanagan and establishing our own horse and buggy operation, we decided to challenge ourselves by trying to reach Bali in one day. After a ten hour journey, we arrived in Ubud in Bali’s hilly interior. Ubud is known for its arts and Buddhist Balinese culture. Unfortunately, we were only there for one night but we would have liked to spend more time exploring the city. We did manage to take in a traditional Kechak Fire Dance involving over a hundred participants who created the music using only their...Jump to full entry