Anak Krakatoa; Hiking and Climbing

In the morning, we prepared to go to Anak Krakatoa Island. Before, the guide said that we must get up early because of visiting Anak Krakatoa Island in the morning. After preparing the things that we wanted to bring, we continued our trip by some boats. After almost one hour, we arrived on Krakatoa island area. From many source, we know that Anak Krakatau or “Child of Krakatoa:, merged from caldera formed in 1883 and it is the current location of eruptive activity.

Continue reading

Advertisements

Tangkupan Perahu, Sangkuriang and your nature

Tangkuban Perahu, Tangkuban Parahu in Sundanese, or Mount Tangkuban Parahu is a nature tourism in West Java. It is 20 Km from North of Bandung City. High of Mount Tangkuban Perahu is 2.084 meters.

From many articles in Internet, this mount is a popular tourist attraction where tourists can hike or ride to the edge of the Tangkuban Parahu crater to view the hot water spring and boiling mud up close.  This mount is one of volcanos that still actively until now. The type of this mount is stratovolcano. Tangkuban Perahu has a few craters, three of them are Ratu crater is the biggest crater in this area, Upas crater, and Domas crater.

Tangkuban Parahu or upturned boat often associated with the legend of local community, Sangkuriang.

Continue reading

Aek Rangat or Hot Spring Samosir

IMG_20151030_131024Seeing amazing Toba Lake, Samosir view, and its mountain is experience of greatest price. My friends and I saw Toba Lake, Samosir view, and mountain as long as we went along the edge of Samosir roads. We saw them and decide visiting hot spring, Hot water, in Pucuk Buhit Mountain.  This area is located in 3 km from Pangururan. This hot spring is under Pusuk Buhit Foot Mountain. This mountain is the highest dot in Toba Lake Area.

IMG_20151030_132712

To go to the place we rented a car. When we found Pucuk Buhit Mountain View. It is very nice and great view.  We stopped in amazing landscape and Mountain View; we saw Toba Lake from the top. We took a fee photos. After enjoying those views, we continue our trip to Hot Spring water. We wanted to try hot spring bathing place. Tourist called this hot water as Hot Spring. Besides that, local people known as Aek Rangat.

Continue reading

Lava Tour “Merapi Eruption”

DSC06671

Berwisata memang merupakan kegiatan yang sangat menarik dan menyenangkan, terlebih lagi jika kegiatan tersebut merupakan hobi kita. Berwisata terkadang tidak hanya melihat sesuatu yang menarik karena keindahannya. Wisata juga bisa dilakukan di tempat-tempat yang tidak biasa bahakan ekstrim. Kali ini saya tidak akan berwisata ekstrim, tetapi saya hanya ingin melihat lebih dekat keadaan di gunung merapi pasca erupsi pada tahun 2010. Pada bulan Mei tahun 2012, saya bersama dengan teman saya, Faozan, berencana ke merapi, kami ingin melihat keadaan di sana pasca erupsi merapi. Continue reading