Kampung Tridi also known as Indonesia’s 3D City, is a neighborhood of colorful, mosaic painted houses and graffiti decorated streets. Located in the city of Malang this up and coming tourist destination was designed to help raise awareness about pollution and sanitary conditions of the city.
Mount Merapi, also known as the Mountain of Fire is Indonesia’s most active volcano with smaller eruptions occurring ever 2-3 years and a major eruption every 10-15 years. Hiking Mount Merapi is a must when visiting Java.
Prambanan is a 9th century temple dedicated to the Hindu Trimurti, the trinity of Brahma, Vishnu and Shiva. Located nearby Yogyakarta on the island of Java this temple is a must see when visiting Indonesia. Prambanan is very accessible on your own and it was my first stop during my 2 day Java scooter adventure.
Dedicated to the Hindu Trimurti and created during the reign of the Mataram Kingdom, The Prambanan temple is a must see when visiting Yogyakarta. Located on the out skirts of the city and easily accessible, this stunning historical site has a meaningful history and unique design.
The “Mountain of Fire” also known as Mount Merapi is Indonesia’s most active volcano. Located on the island of Java this hike is intense but well worth it. Hiking Mount Merapi on your own is an easy thing to do and I had a blast on my solo hike.
Being Indonesia’s largest Buddhist temple, Borobudur is a must see when visiting Java. Located near Yogyakarta visiting Borobudur on your own is a great way to see and learn more about one of Indonesia’s oldest cultures.
Located in the Javanese city of Malang. Kampung Tridi, also known as Indonesia’s 3D city is a brightly painted neighborhood created to raise awareness about poverty, recycling and water contamination.