Travelblog#32: Pulau Weh – Sumatra, Indonesia

14th-19th December, 2014 During my time on Pulau Weh I stayed at Yulia’s Guest House. It may not have had a sandy beach but its restaurant area balanced over the water, and the background sound of waves breaking against the rocks, more than made up for that. I was a little tired from my jungleContinue reading “Travelblog#32: Pulau Weh – Sumatra, Indonesia”

Travelblog#31: Journey through the Gayo Highlands – Sumatra, Indonesia

12th-13th December, 2014 I had just returned from a trek which had been organised through Johan from Wisma Cinta Alam guest house, so it was there that I spent the rest of the day relaxing upon my return to Ketambe village. My guide had suddenly turned ill four days in, so the trek had beenContinue reading “Travelblog#31: Journey through the Gayo Highlands – Sumatra, Indonesia”

Travelblog#29: Lake Toba – Sumatra, Indonesia

3rd-7th December, 2014 Danau Toba is the largest lake in Southeast Asia. What makes this fact even more impressive is that it is actually a crater for a gargantuan volcano. Thought to have caused a period of ice-age when it erupted 70,000 years ago – the time when geneticists believe the population of the humanContinue reading “Travelblog#29: Lake Toba – Sumatra, Indonesia”