Do You Know Make Love to Woman? - 7 Days In Indonesia July 25th 2010 I collapsed on my backpack, dishevelled, dirty, and exhausted, hoping for a few snatched moments of shade before the 8 hour bus ahead. Having just flown from Penang (Malaysia) to Medan (Sumatra) I decided to head straight to Lake Toba for my first three days in Indonesia in an effort to make the most of my short visit. While waiting for the bus I was surrounded by between ten and fifteen Indonesi ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sumatra The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
Having spent a great year on exchange in Melbourne, Australia, I'm taking the "scenic" route home via Asia. My goal is to visit 10 countries in 10 weeks spending less than 30 per day.
The aims of this blog include: being a record of my trip; giving me something to do when I'm on 15-hr bus hell journeys; sharing my travel experiences with you all; attempting to apply myself to do ANYTHING requiring basic mental functions after a year on exchange in preparation for my final year of Uni.
THE ROAD AHEAD
My journey begins in Kuala Lumpur. I plan to spen... full info