Paradise Found in Gunungkidul’s Rice Fields

Thetraveljunkie.org – What is your idea of paradise? If it’s lush jungles, rice fields, and mountain views, you’re in for a treat. If you think that The Kamasari is a sanctuary, its a Javanese village in Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta is paradise. It’s an incredible natural space where you can enjoy nature while having the place to yourself.

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When Travelling In Melbourne With Javamifi

Thetraveljunkie.org – Lots of stuff can fit in one pocket, so imagine all the stuff that you can fit in four! Today we are going to show you a pocket wifi that we carry all the time in our pockets, thanks to Javamifi, a travel communication specialist that provides internet access for travel junkies. It has become a must in our travel bags and our daily routines. Internet connection in Melbourne, Australia is much easier with Javamifi.

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An Exploration of Oyo River, Yogyakarta

Thetraveljunkie.org – Hello from Gunungkidul Yogyakarta! We have been wanting to do the trip of a lifetime for ages: a road trip around Java’s South Coast with stop overs at The Kamasari. Today we wanted to share with you a few photos from the Oyo River (Sungai Oyo), nature’s wonderful spot located near Pindul Cave.

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A Wonderful Stroll Through Villages in Yogyakarta’s Most Traditional Neighborhood

Thetraveljunkie.org – If there’s something we share is our growing love for nature. After an intense work-period, we love leaving Jakarta to get away and we decided that the best plan was The Kamasari, a nature-surrounded paradise. The concept is pretty simple: a beautiful Javanese limasan house with theme decorations, a farm and lots of peace.

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Wandering Around Nglanggeran, Gunungkidul

Thetraveljunkie.org – During our trip to Yogyakarta, we stayed in a beautiful house at The Kamasari in Gedangsari area, Gunungkidul. We hopped on our motorbike and we went to Nglanggeran (15 minutes from The Kamasari), a volcano in the southeastern part of Yogyakarta, offering exceptional scenery 700 meters above sea level.

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The Chillout Session at Sadranan Beach, Gunungkidul

Thetraveljunkie.org – We hopped on our motorbike in Yogyakarta as we needed a swim in the ocean. It was our first time to explore the beaches of Gunungkidul and with friends down there we were happy for a spontaneous overnight getaway. We stopped for lunch and to see a lovely flower garden and arrived mid afternoon after about a three hour leisurely ride.

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Flower Garden In Gunungkidul, Yogyakarta

Thetraveljunkie.org – When we stayed at The Kamasari in Gedangsari. We made an unplanned stop roadside on the way to Sadranan Beach in Gunungkidul when we spotted this gorgeous garden. With the rise in people looking for photo worthy spots, many flower gardens have popped up around Jogjakarta, offering little bursts of colour in the most unlikely spots. This one made me smile.

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