The Asia's Kebab - Satay

The Asia’s Kebab – Satay

Originated in Indonesia, a traditional dish that is ever so popular is the 'Satay'. It is just like the kebab, but it is an Asian version prepared with thinly strips of beef or chicken, threaded onto bamboo skewers. The Satay is grilled, and served with a peanut based dipping sauce. Now the part about the grilling is special. It is cooked over a live fire, over an open flame. It is not cubes of meat, but instead a long strips of meat threaded in a weaving pattern onto skewers. Very simple conc... [ read more ]

The Top Secrets of Backpacking in Indonesia

The Top Secrets of Backpacking in Indonesia

Be it that you have decided to go to Indonesia by backpacking for its culture or cultural events, or for its nature and sports, you have made a decision that is by far one of the best. This south-east Asian archipelago is a massive one. Indonesia has 18,110 islands and only one-third of them are inhabited. Besides its capital city Jakarta, Bali is a wonderfully rich destination for backpackers.      Backpacking for the Adventurous Traveling in Indonesia can even mean luxur... [ read more ]

Budget Travel to Indonesia: From Planning to Money Savings

Budget Travel to Indonesia: From Planning to Money Savings

You have already been planning your travel to Indonesia in backpacking style, yet you are sticking to a tight budget. The way it is to see as much as you can in Indonesia is to save as much money as possible or even spend as little money as possible! Still, while you are in the beautiful Indonesia, you do not want to compromise on the sights. What you can really do is make bigger savings by small changes to the way your normally travel. One good tip for you when you are in Indonesia, is t... [ read more ]

Gear up Your Money Saving Skills Before Going to Indonesia

Gear up Your Money Saving Skills Before Going to Indonesia

Learning the local Indonesian Bahasa will help you greatly and possibly money savings. Learning the language breaks down the language barriers and it is something you can do six months before your travel. Look for language exchange partners in your home country and it is usually free or over drinks. A great way to count down to your trip and having a new friend found. It can be an enjoy money saving skills especially for the sociable kind. Hospitality Exchange Partners There are volu... [ read more ]