Sriwijaya Airlines

Sriwijaya Airlines

Yesterday we decided to take a flight from Makassar in South-Sulawesi to Manado in North-Sulawesi. We were stuck in a hotel in Makassar, a noisy and dirty city we didn’t…

Makassar, South Sulawesi to Amurang, North Sulawesi

Makassar, South Sulawesi to Amurang, North Sulawesi

We soon found out making a last minute booking at Bunaken in high season isn’t as easy as it sounds. So we kept looking and found a listing on Airbnb…

Makassar – South Sulawesi

Makassar – South Sulawesi

Somehow Makassar wasn’t quite the place we thought it would be. It sounded a lot more promising when we read the information on the internet, but in our experience it’s…

Kuala Lumpur: first time in a big city with our son

Kuala Lumpur: first time in a big city with our son

On August 1st we took a flight from Bali, Indonesia to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. We’ve been in Kuala Lumpur for 9 days now and had a pretty good time here….

Review: Taos House Lembongan

Review: Taos House Lembongan

We weren’t very impressed with Lembongan at first, but the move to Taos House made all the difference. What a lovely place to stay! The lush garden, nice swimming pool…

Review: Shipwrecks Beach Resort Lembongan

Review: Shipwrecks Beach Resort Lembongan

Unfortunately our introduction with Nusa Lembongan wasn’t what we had hoped for. After buying a way too expensive return boat ticket and letting someone stupidly convince us to have him…

Cheapest way to get to Nusa Lembongan, Bali

Cheapest way to get to Nusa Lembongan, Bali

How to get to Nusa Lembongan? Getting from Sanur to Nusa Lembongan (or Ubud to Nusa Lembongan via Sanur) really isn’t rocket science. But… it’s easy to overpay. So let…

Review: Balinese cooking class Ubud

Review: Balinese cooking class Ubud

I’ve always wanted to learn Asian cooking, but somehow I was never motivated enough to do a cooking class whilst on holiday. Until we went to Ubud. And I can…

Travel with kids: 10 major differences

Travel with kids: 10 major differences

Travel with kids, is it really so different? Yes it is! Before we left on our Big Adventure we had some ideas about how traveling with an infant and later…

First time Bali: things we noticed

First time Bali: things we noticed

Having never been to Indonesia before, Bali was a great new adventure for us. As first timers there are a few things that really stood out for us. 1. Amazing…

How to get cheap mobile internet in Indonesia

How to get cheap mobile internet in Indonesia

When we first arrived in Indonesia, we just went to one of the many mobile phone stores/counters and asked them for a mobile internet package. This turned out much more…

Review: Manduca babycarrier

Review: Manduca babycarrier

We’ve had our Manduca babycarrier since our little one was about 1 month old. It seemed more practical than the 5 meter long wrap that frankly I was struggling with…

Amed – East Bali

Amed – East Bali

We didn’t really do our homework before going to Bali, so we thought that maybe we could do some diving from Sanur. There are lots of dive operations there, but…

House exchange: DigitalNomad.nl

House exchange: DigitalNomad.nl

In exchange for a week in our house in Egypt and two days online marketing consultancy from Lisa the DigitalNomad.nl family offered us 8 nights in their house in Sanur,…

From Dahab via Dubai to Bali

From Dahab via Dubai to Bali

Yesterday late in the evening we made it to Bali. After two days of traveling all three of us were exhausted. The little guy is a born world traveler and,…

Dahab: camping in the Sinai desert

Dahab: camping in the Sinai desert

Somehow getting up in the middle of the night to change a dirty diaper by candlelight just doesn’t seem so appealing. So since we became the parents of a beautiful…

Dahab: 5 must do’s

Dahab: 5 must do’s

Planning a trip to Dahab? Here’s 5 things you don’t want to miss out on! Dahab (Arabic for ‘gold’) is a town in the South Sinai desert. It’s a popular…

Our favorite dive sites in Dahab

Our favorite dive sites in Dahab

On our list of favorite things to do in Dahab scuba diving is the absolute number one. Whether you want to get certified, do a PADI specialty such as photography…

Leaving!

Leaving!

After 12 years of dreaming and a very quick three months once the decision was finally made, today is the day we leave for our big trip! We leave our…


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