Cultural

A Short Trip to SOLO
0

A Short Trip to SOLO

July 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
Solo as we all known as Surakarta was the destination of my recent trip with, again, my travel buddy, Sinthya. We reached the airport and then went straight to the hotel just to drop our bags and there we are ready for our city...
Borobudur : Stairway to heaven
0

Borobudur : Stairway to heaven

May 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
Situated on a dense, lush hillside, Framed by volcanoes, distant mist, and wide paddy fields: calm and spiritual silence descends the atmosphere in the largest Buddhist monument in the world, the Borobudur Temple. Located in...
Mount Galunggung
0

Mount Galunggung

May 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
Mount Galunggung is a volcanic mountain with altitude of 2.167 meter above sea level, located about 17 km from Tasikmalaya, West Java.   As the dawn breaks, the fog is still thick. From the distance we could see the Majestic...
The Mist Of Ranu Kumbolo
0

The Mist Of Ranu Kumbolo

May 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
I t’s an unforgettable morning for the Mount Mahameru hikes. The chilling weather, thick mist on the lake surface, greets me and my friend who seeks warm by drinking a glass of coffee. A few moments later, sun starts to rise...
Ijen Crater : The First Encounter
0

Ijen Crater : The First Encounter

March 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
text & Photos courtesy of I Nyoman Haryadi Wijaya Kawah Ijen located in Banyuwangi, East Java, Indonesia. It’s a one-kilometer wide of acid lake that has beautifully-danger turqoise coloured water. Together with 12 friends...
Pulau Merah Beach
0

Pulau Merah Beach

January 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
For surfers the G-Land in East Java is probably already well known, but the Banyuwangi regency of East Java another remarkable beach, the Pulau Merah Beach. Located about 80 km or 2.5 hours car ride from the banyuwangi city,...
The Green Canyon
0

The Green Canyon

January 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
The United States has Grand Canyon, West Java has Green Canyon. With Batu Karas Beach only a few minutes away, it is a perfect getaway place to experience the green and the blue of West Java. Originally named Cukang Taneuh, the...
Wayang Kulit : Shadow Puppet
0

Wayang Kulit : Shadow Puppet

January 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
Indonesia are known for its diverse culture that spread throughout this vast archipelago nation. One such the famous Java’s cultural icon the Wayang Kulit or the shadow puppets. The term ‘wayang’ is the Javanese word for...
Taman Sari : The Water Palace
0

Taman Sari : The Water Palace

January 1st, 2016 | by TheJourneyMagz
The sound of water splash, the unique architecture, the alleys with many secrets to reveal. All makes Taman Sari such an enchanting place. Yogyakarta is known as the center of Java’s culture and history, it is ancient landmarks...
Museum Angkut : Keeping Transportation History Alive
0

Museum Angkut : Keeping Transportation History Alive

February 1st, 2015 | by TheJourneyMagz
Malang is the second largest city in East Java province, during the period of Dutch colonization it was a popular destination for European residents. The city is famous for its cool temperature and the surrounding country...