Tag Archive: backpacker

Meet The People of Zaire

Living in Kinshasa didn’t provide me many opportunities to explore the beauty of the country. Beside the unstable political situations, many places couldn’t be accessed by public transport requiring visitors to rent a car… Continue reading

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A Day in Petra, The Rose-Red City

What I like the most from staying at Cleopetra Hotel was their excellent Jordanian home-made meals that they offered to their guests for the dinner. Every guest was just required to pay around… Continue reading

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Blangkejeren, Once Upon A Time

Sitting on the big rocks, I tried to catch any sounds coming from the far. The sound which was not familiar and I was doubts whether I even had heard that kind of… Continue reading

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Phi Phi Islands, They’re Beautiful Without The Crowd

My sister was obsessed with the movie of Leonardo Di Caprio, “The Beach”. I still had no clear clue whether she was obsessed with that good looking actor who won many hearts while… Continue reading

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Welcome to The Roman City of Ephesus

My first Turkey’s trip made me a bit exhausted and also happy in the same time. There were little time I had but a lot of places need to be seen. Ephesus became my… Continue reading

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Pamukkale Means Cotton Castle

It took for 8 hours journey brought me to Pamukkale after fantastic trips in Cappadocia. I arrived at 3 o’clock in the morning at Pamukkale’s bus station and I was half awake when I… Continue reading

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Welcome To Underground City of Cappadocia

I wake up a bit late. When I wake up, sun already shone and I heard some voices talking out of my room. It was still cold, but not cold as the day… Continue reading

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Weh Island, Where Kilometer Zero of Indonesia Starts to Count

During three years my stay in Aceh, Weh Island had been my escape sanctuary every time I was fed up with the hectic of city life. Not merely its location closed to Banda… Continue reading

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My 48 Hours in Singapore

“Just relax. Take a deep breath. Again. Do it again,” I was exhausted, sweating and panicking at the same time. I tried to keep myself calm, sat at the bus stop, while trying… Continue reading

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King’s Highway, Brought Me to Petra

Petra is always being main destination for many travelers when they’re visiting Jordan, including me. So, after spending three days in Amman, I packed my suitcase to continue my trip to Petra, the… Continue reading

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One Day in Kigali, And I Had My Heart Broken

Finally I had my first inter nation road trip in Africa. Yes, I made it. After almost two years living in Bukavu, where the border of Rwanda is just few kilometers only from… Continue reading

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Landed in The Land of Fairy in Cappadocia

Due to the limit times, I used service of travel agent to explore the other cities of Turkey during my first visit in the country. The route would be Istanbul – Cappadocia –… Continue reading

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Visit Lake Toba, The Largest Volcanic Lake in The World

If you travel to Indonesia and have a chance to visit Medan, the city where I come from, please do not miss to visit Lake Toba. This lake is not just beautiful but… Continue reading

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Rijksmuseum, My First European Museum

Finally, another dream came true. Did you remember when I told you that how much I would like to visit Europe in my entire life? Now, It was not a dream anymore. I… Continue reading

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Enjoying to Float in the Dead Sea

My journey to Dead Sea was nice. It was not so much spectacular in my opinion, but still it’s worthy to do. As most of places in Jordan, Dead sea couldn’t be reached… Continue reading

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Khasab, the Norway of Arabia

It was early in the morning when I arrived in Muscat International Airport. Sleeping was the only thing I wanted to do, but I couldn’t. Instead, I must continue my journey to Khasab,… Continue reading

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Things to do, When You ‘Get Lost’ in Zanzibar

Who would mind to get lost in Zanzibar? Not me and you neither. Well, I could say that visiting Zanzibar was one of most memorable trips I ever had. Even though I come… Continue reading

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Karibu….. Welcome to Zanzibar!!

Finally, I could take a deep breath after struggling for almost three hours at Djomo Kenyatta Airport. I had no idea, why the airport was so mess up in that morning. I arrived… Continue reading

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Visiting Maasai Village, How the Nomads Live

Visiting Maasai Village was one of the programs of our Safari Tour in Maasai Mara. At our second day, after having lunch at the edge of Mara River, Tom, our guide and driver… Continue reading

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