On a mountainbike you can go off the beaten path from the already off the beaten path Flores. The Indonesian island doesn’t have such a thing as a mountainbikeshop or a mountainbike trail. But the potential of mountainbiking in Flores is HUGE!
What to do in Flores, Indonesia? Jungle hiking, bamboo-forest mountain-biking, reef snorkelling, Komodo dragon spotting, inhabited island exploring, Coral triangle diving, crater lake climbing, Flores coffee sipping, catch-of-the-day tasting, off the path exploration, indigenous tribe meeting, giant coconut eating, sunrise shooting, breathtaking view absorbing, rice paddies walking, free fresh fruit picking, Flying foxes watching, more, Read More
Photo: Riung | Flores | Indonesia. A few minutes after I take this photo the fisherman comes to take out this boat for his daily catch. It is 5.30 AM. I’m in Riung, a little fishing village up the north coast of Flores, Indonesia. Early morning: my favourite time of the day. It’s peaceful, quiet and, Read More
Have you ever… snorkelled around an island? woke up with nothing but the sound of the waves and the singing of birds? had a day without using keys, or without using a phone? I had to answer no, no and a no. Until I went camping in Komodo National Park!
How to slow travel if you have only 20 days off per year? It’s not necessarily about the travel time you have. It’s about the meaning you attach to the time you do have. That is slow travel.
Temple, check! Pretty beach, check! Museum, check! Volcano, check! You’re travelling and you want ‘to get the most out of it.’ You come back home. The SD card is full with photos. You squeezed in most sights from the guidebook. You have definitely seen a lot. Only you feel like you need a holiday, Read More