Gumelem Ethnic Carnival 2016

YDXJ0051The ceramics

  • Location

Gumelem Wetan, Banjarnegara, Central Java Province – Indonesia.

  • The Story

The night before, my blogger friend called me to inform there is a great event in my city called Gumelem Ethnic Carnival. I thought twice to decided it because I had a plan. Because this is annual event so I choose it, I won’t miss it ! Before we went Gumelem I asked him to visit Klampok to see the process of making ceramics.

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Midnight Travel in Dieng


  • Location

Dieng Plateau, Banjarnegara, Central Java Province

  • The team

YDXJ2684Faizhal (me), Brata, Vicky, Samsul, and Gilang

  • How to get there

If you use your own vehicle, you can just drive it from Wonosobo to Dieng. The sign and people will help you. If you choose public transport you can use mini bus and the price depends to each driver. Maybe Rp 15.000 – Rp 25.000, not sure about this because the last time I use public transport was 5 years ago.

  • The story

October. The rain comes down everyday in this month which makes most of people choose to stay at their house rather than go outside. Neither was we. Rain or not is always good to know something new. Continue reading

Ngrenehan Beach : Stunning Scene


  • Location

Kanigoro, Sapto Sari, Gunung Kidul Regency, Special Region of Yogyakarta, Indonesia

  • The Journey

It was my last day in Yogyakarta and I decided to visit a beach for sure. I accompanied by Bagus, my friend who lives in Yogyakarta but actually he came from the city as I live. We both went there at 7.00 A.M  by motorcycle to the south of Yogyakarta then we thought Continue reading

Ullen Sentalu : Indonesia’s Best Museum


Enterance gate

  • Location

Jl. Boyong KM 25, West Kaliurang, Sleman, Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia

  • The Story

Ullen Sentalu is the best museum in Indonesia based on Trip Advisor’s site. Located in the north of Merapi Mountain Museum, made it easy to access by personal transportation. I was riding there with my sister, Peggy and we took about 1 hour riding. Continue reading

Borobudur : UNESCO World Heritage Site


  • Location

Borobudur Temple, Magelang – Central Java Province : Indonesia

  • Story of Borobudur

Borobudur, or Barabudur, is a 9th-century Mahayana Buddhist Temple in Magelang, Central Java, Indonesia. The monument consists of nine stacked platforms, six square and three circular, topped by a central dome. Continue reading