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Siborongborong, Ps. Siborong-Borong, Siborong-Borong, Kabupaten Tapanuli Utara, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
While visiting coffee suppliers in Sumatra we stopped by to see some of the smaller local farmers. This guy was a classic and all too happy to show us his small farm where he had all sorts of crops alongside his coffee trees, as well as some...
Jalan Besar Orangutan, Bukit Lawang, Bohorok, Sampe Raya, Bohorok, Langkat Regency, North Sumatra 20774, Indonesia
After bathing elephants in the beautiful Batang Serangan river, my friends from Barcelona and I return to Green Lodge for a mid morning coffee.The dining area at Green Lodge is a solid construction made from re claimed timber, its entrance firmly...
Bohorok, Timbang Lawan, Bohorok, Kabupaten Langkat, Sumatera Utara, Indonesia
The touristic small town of Bukit Lawang is one of the best places to access the Gunung Leuser National Park in order to observe orangutans (Pongo abelii) in Sumatra. The village has different options for accommodation. We stayed at the Eco Lodge,...
Tiga Lingga, Dairi Regency, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Between the lands of the Batak Toba and the volcanic highlands of the Karo people of North Sumatra is a little known village where the regions' history is being preserved. The Lingga village is a window into the lives of the ancestors of Karonese...
Tangkahan, Medan Labuhan, Medan City, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Tangkahan has been one of the best holiday destination I have ever been so far. The raw beauty of the nature would just make you speechless. However, this place would give you two kinds of challenges depending on the seasons you are in. During...
Ujungjaya, Sumur, Pandeglang Regency, Banten 42283, Indonesia
Ujung Kulon National Park is the natural habitat of an endangered species of Javan one-horned rhinoceros. Handeuleum is an island in this national park. You can do many activities here—canoeing, trekking, camping—and there are also lodge...
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