Indonesia Travel Articles

 
The Charm of Solo Travel – Indonesia, Asia
Stephanie Boegeman's days in Solo were filled with small moments of wonder - and quite a bit more.
My Inner Indonesian – Asia
Stephanie Boegeman learned that great things happen at 6:30 in the morning, such as taking advice from strangers, but not free rides. And never, ever, lose your cool.
Life and Death in Tanah Toraja – Tanah Toraja, Indonesia, Asia
Life and Death in Tanah Toraja – Tanah Toraja, Indonesia, Asia Paul Dixon heads to Tanah Toraja on a search for the Toraja's famed rituals of death.
Travel Slogans for Bali – Bali, Indonesia, Asia
Travel Slogans for Bali – Bali, Indonesia, Asia Sherry Ott describes Bali as peaceful, quiet, simple, relaxed, with great food - and the home of the $8.00 massage.
Journey to the Spice Islands – Spice Islands, Indonesia, Asia
Journey to the Spice Islands – Spice Islands, Indonesia, Asia Dave Stocking recently returned from a trip to the Banda Islands, also known as the Spice Islands. This article is about the journey - and what a journey it turned out to be.
How I Got My Voice (and My Groove) Back – Ubud, Bali, Indonesia
Ubud remains a magnet of creativity, attracting not only painters, sculptors, musicians and dancers but also yoginis, healers, priestesses, goddess worshippers and writers from all over the world.
Dance of the Dolphins – Bali, Indonesia
The seas surrounding Bali are awash in mysteries. Here John M. Edwards puzzles over an enduring Indonesian enigma: mermaids.
The Abominable Sumatran – Indonesia
John M. Edwards encounters an Indonesian urban legend...or so he thinks.
Tsunami Up Close and Personal – Bande Ache, Sumatra, Indonesia
Jamie Kohler recounts trials, tribulations and hope after the Boxing Day tsunami.
How to Help the Asia Tsunami Victims
Links and resources for donating time and money.