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Surabaya is a chaotic city on Java between Sumatra and Bali islands in Indonesia. This is the second-largest city in the country and has good transport links to other islands in Indonesia as well to the main cities on Java. This isn't a tourist place, but many travelers end up here on their way to somewhere else on the …
Malang, a city in Central Java, is often used as a gateway from which to explore the Bromo-Tengger-Semeru National Park, but as a city it has a few quaint charms of its own. You can do a free walking tour with a student guide from a Malang hostel and you will see along your way various monuments; the animal and plant …
Bandung is a city on the island of Java, in between Smatra and Bali, in Indonesia. There isn't much point in coming to Bandung unless you want to visit the nearby area of Tangkuban Prahu volcano, which you can reach from a beautiful forest walk in about two-and-a-half hours. If you want to spend some time in the city …
Approximately twelve kilometers north of Seminyak, along the route to Tanah Lot Temple, is the small fishing-village-turned-surfer's-paradise of Canggu. The roughly eight kilometers or so of volcanic black sand coastline that makes up the little town boasts seven stunning beaches -- Batu Boolong, Nelayan, Echo Beach, …
Jakarta, Indonesia's capital, is located on Java between Sumatra and Bali. This giant city has around fifty million inhabitants that always describe Jakarta as an amazing and nice city, although as a tourist you probably will not find it so nice. Kota in the north has a lot of beautiful, historical buildings and in the …
Yogyakarta is one of the best cities on Java -- in between Sumatra and Bali –- in Indonesia. This is a very attractive city, really well preserved, and a major cultural center for Javanese arts of music, batik, and puppet shows. Although this is a touristic destination –- sometimes with tourist crowds -– it is well …