Wonderful Tumpak Sewu Waterfall, Lumajang

Thetraveljunkie.org – The March is the perfect time to travel, although if you haven’t had the chance to enjoy your holidays first, the best thing for you to do is to discover your own city. Lumajang in East Java really does have something for everyone and making it the best time of the year to explore. The best time of the day to venture off is the morning and we suggest you wear comfortable stuff. The truth is that we like the Tumpak Sewu or Coban Sewu waterfall throughout the whole year, whether it rains, or its super hot. Each season offers a different perspective and being able to trekking around the waterfall is totally priceless.

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Make Time For Your Karimunjawa Underwater

Thetraveljunkie.org – There are two types of people: those who enjoy a relaxing holiday under a palm tree and those who want to go on a activity holiday. We’re part of the second group and that’s why when we stayed in Karimunjawa Island we organised a snorkeling trip around some of the unknown islands.

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Walking Around Aer Mata Bangkalan, Madura Island

Thetraveljunkie.org – During our stay in Surabaya we stopped over at Madura Island, to visit one of the world’s most amazing places, the Aer Mata Bangkalan. We’re pretty sure that you would have seen at least one photo of this canyon in someone’s screen saver or hung up on someone’s wall because it is truly amazing.

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Between Buntut Mercon and Pan Fried Norwegian Salmon In Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran

Thetraveljunkie.org – We went to Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran restaurant for dinner with my Bojo. The place was clean, the decor was modern and fresh, and the staff were friendly and efficient. And here are our experience between Buntut Mercon and Pan Fried Norwegian Salmon:

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Weekend Getaway to Solo Raya

Beauty is the moment when time vanishes and enternity arises. @thebojoku

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Thetraveljunkie.org – As much as we love the excitement of the Big Durian, a weekend away is always something to look forward to and a weekend away in Solo Raya was no exception. Just a short flight away, the trip to Soekarno-Hatta was the longest part of the journey there!

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Sexy Morning In Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran

Thetraveljunkie.org – In the morning at Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran. After a late night enjoying the glorious bathtub, a lazy sleep in was just what we needed. We woke ravenous to a delicious spread of hot and cold breakfast delights laid out by the friendly hotel staff. Hot coffee, freshly baked bread and tropical fruits. Our favourite drink was the delicious tamarillo juice, a hotel signature, garnished to perfection.

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Staying in Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran

Thetraveljunkie.org – I’ve always loved going back to Jakarta. Even if a lot of people say that Jakarta is a ‘city of hope’, I think it’s still one of the best places you should visit when you’re in the Indonesia.  This time, My Bojo and I decided to stay in Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran, provides easy and convenient access to any part of the city and various destinations.

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South Jakarta With Gordi

Singers provide all the proof that we have souls.

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Thetraveljunkie.org – We love coffee. We tend to go out for one almost every day and it is the perfect chance for us to relax and have a chat in some of our favourite South Jakarta spots. Whenever we are away we search for new, good coffee shops like crazy. During our March trip to Jakarta we arrived at Gordi, at Jeruk Purut area – following various recommendations from friends. The atmosphere is super chilled out and the decoration invites you to relax completely. The wifi connection is fab, and this is not to be overlooked specially when traveling!

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Look What You’ve Done, Karimunjawa Island Sunset

What a life. #extraordinaryexplorer #wearestillwild

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Thetraveljunkie.org – The traveling and the knowledge about new places is taking over and I would like to share my observations with you. This post will be mostly photographs but also facts and insights to support the visuals. Hope you will follow my journey. For behind the scenes follow @TravelJunkieID Instagram story. Rant over. Here are some nice pictures of Karimunjawa Island sunset when we were at the mangroves park, very cool and I really enjoyed myself.

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Rocking and Rolling To Karimunjawa Islands

Thetraveljunkie.org – Where there’s a will there’s a way. So the waves were huge between Jepara and the Karimunjawa Islands and we couldn’t get there by speed boat so we jumped on the local ferry and spent three hours rocking and rolling until we got there. The last hour of the trip was spent hanging off the side feeding the fish!

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