Cycle Tour Stage 7 - Lost Again (in the Northern Sumatran Jungle)! March 18th 2013 George Town (Malaysia) - Bukittinggi (Sumatra, Indonesia): 4th - 17th March 2013
Distance covered so far (since 20 Dec): 5654 km
Imagine that you have popped into a quiet UK town to do some shopping. Today, however, you are 8 foot tall, have chosen to wear a hat that has a neon flashing sign reading “LOOK AT ME”, and you are wearing a suit made entirely out of daff ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sumatra » Bukittinggi 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 have left Bhutan... and now cycled over 7200km through Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia and Indonesia (Sumatra, Java and Bali)! We are now finishing off our time in Indonesia and soon will be heading over to Australia.
We are really looking forward to catching up with everyone when we are home (mid-May).
Love Andy and Mel... full info