Rotorua

Our next port of call after visiting the hobbits was the town of Rotorua. It is famous for its geothermal activity as well as adrenalin releasing activities. Sadly the campsites in town were quite pricey and the one further out sounded like it was really wet after the recent rain. Based on that we took…

Get a whiff of this

The next stop on our Java-volcano-tour was Gunung Ijen. It is located at the far eastern end of Java, near the town of Banyuwangi. The town is split into three parts; all of which have train stations and accommodation but only the last/northern one has a ferry port (connects to Gillimanuk on Bali). We stayed…