Category Archive: Travels

Bandung Adventure – TSL Discovers Indonesia Episode 4

Published on Aug 7, 2014 Bandung is the Paris of Indonesia, known for its insane shopping deals at shopping streets and factory outlets. Being surrounded by volcanic mountains, it’s also extremely beautiful. In… Continue reading

Tribal Pursuit

Pilot Guy Richardson has revealed how he was caught in the middle of a clash of clans while flying in Indonesia. The Surrey-born pilot, who stars in Channel 4’s new documentary Worst Place… Continue reading

Indonesia tops G20 in Tourism Growth

Rising interest in Indonesia as a tourist destination and a move from an agriculture to service-based economy has helped the country record the largest economic growth in the tourism sector of all G20… Continue reading

Bintan: Indonesian hub Singapore-style

Singapore-based developer Gallant Venture and Indonesian flag-carrier PT Garuda Indonesia have signed an MOU to turn Bintan Airport, Indonesia, into a major aviation hub. The MOU will see the current airport, with its… Continue reading

Advertising (Garuda)

Garuda Indonesia non-stop flights from London to Jakarta will commence on 29th May, 2014. Garuda flights to JakartaGaruda’s brand-new Boeing 777–300ER aircraft will depart from London-Gatwick (North Terminal) every Monday, Thursday and Saturday… Continue reading

¬†Indonesia’s tourism ministry has launched its first dedicated UK website to highlight the attractions of its key holiday destinations. Designed to be a planning tool and a source of news, the website –… Continue reading

Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo (TIME) 2013 in Padang

The 19th TIME (Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo) 2013, will take place from 18th to 21st October 2013 in Padang, capital of the scenic province of West Sumatra. The event will be held… Continue reading

Raja Ampat to host next Sail Indonesia

The annual Sail Indonesia event will be held in Raja Ampat, West Papua, in 2014, in an effort to accelerate economic growth and develop tourism destinations in Indonesia, a senior minister has said.… Continue reading

A trip to Jakarta for 60 dollars

Greetings from Jakarta¬†presents a collection of 460 postcards, all numbered, depicting aspects of Batavia/Jakarta in the first half of the last century. Each card has a caption which gives the title/subject/location, the publisher,… Continue reading

Final Preparations for Sail Indonesia

Sail Indonesia is a series of sailing and other events for yachts conducted each year in Indonesia. The events are organised by Yayasan Cinta Bahari Indonesia (YCBI) and supported by the high profile… Continue reading