How low can you go and awesome sunsets in Indonesia January 31st 2007 After a brief 24 hours post christmas shopping spree in Singapore, we headed off to Bali. Let us say right from the start so there is no ambiguity, that Indonesia is very very cheap compared to most other Asian countries we have visited (expensive Thailand springs to mind!). As a guide prices of beer, food, accommodation, massages etc were approximately 60% cheaper than Thailand. It's the sort of ... read more
Asia » Indonesia 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
We saved for 3 years and then went Hoff to travel the world. Chris Columbus and Magellan eat your heart out...do you reckon other people will have already discovered the places we are going to? You bet!
Neil, originally from Hartlepool, UK and Donna, originally from the Wirral, UK have known each other for 17 years. We bought a house, got cushy jobs in Nottingham and always had a passion to travel and see what more was out there in the big wide world (sounds corny or what?). The opportunity came when we were both made redundant and given nice r... full info