Category Archives: Indonesia

Sungai Pinang Waterfall Jumping: Crazy Kiddos in Sumatra

Sumata is mostly still off the tourist’s list so if you’re wanting somewhere truly authentic that’s rugged and still exciting, I’d definitely recommend it. It is one of those places reserved for adventurous travellers. Here’s how you can visit the Sungai Pinang Waterfall and maybe jump from it. You’ve got to start out from Sungai…

Four went to Rimba’s Ecolodge Sumatra

With the summer holidays of July beckoning, the kids and I (Emma) left Rich working in Europe and jetted off to the Indonesian island of Sumatra.  After a stint in the jungle of Bukit Lawang and trekking the volcano of Sibayak we headed further south-west towards the Indian Ocean where we spent four nights at Rimba’s…

Authentic Sumatra Turtle Project: How adorable are baby turtles!

The Authentic Sumatra Turtle Project is located on an incredibly secluded (aka challenging to reach) section of Western Sumatra.  Bordering the idyllic Indian Ocean, we spent a week there this summer getting to know the people and the village of Nagari Sungai Pinang. Here’s how you can visit and spend time with these adorable turtles…

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