#2 Menjelajah Machu Picchu di Peru dan trekking di Inca Trail

Aguas Calientes, Agustus 2015 Sebuah percakapan antara saya dan seorang teman di sebuah spa sederhana setelah kami pulang dari Machu Picchu. “ Eh, lihat deh, itu kayaknya orang-orang yang habis pulang Inca Trail ya?” “ Iya, kayaknya… kurang tantangan banget ya hidupnya. Kan bisa naik kereta aja sih, tinggal naik bus terusnya” “ Yoi, duduk…

The concrete jungle called NYC

I would rather spend time in actual jungle on any given day, but this concrete jungle just captivated me. DUH, it’s indeed New York City! Now I understand what the fuss is all about. If I had to summarize NYC in one sentence I would say that: Nothing quite like it yet it’s everything for…

Iceland: The Highlights

When one babble about how marvellous their trip to Iceland were, you’d better believe them.  I had a GREAT time in Iceland. I came home refreshed, in an utterly good mood and just full of ideas and ready to tackle ’em all! That is the sign of a wonderful trip, riiiight?!!! 😉 And now in…

Morocco for a Week: the Itinerary

I was going to Morocco looking for colours; literally and figuratively. I realize that 7 days (+2 travelling days) would not do this country (or any other country actually!) justice, but I managed to find what I was looking for.  Bottom line, just gotta make it work! So folks, if you happen to have only a…

Why travelling makes me happy

Hampir pasti setiap saya ketemu teman, kerabat atau saudara yang jarang bertemu dengan saya (hiks, di sini kadang saya merasa sedih karena memang saya tinggal berjauhan dengan hampir semua teman, kerabat dan saudara) pasti setelah salaman dan cipika cipiki yang terlontar dari mereka adalah: “Jalan-jalan terus!” Ucapan itu selalu saya balas dengan senyuman dan sambil…

The sun about to rise in Sarangkot

Pokhara was so hazy the whole time we were there, that we could not see the Himalayan peaks from the city. Bummer.  There were only one chance when the haze lifted and Machapuchare was vaguely seen from our hostel balcony. The haze made it like a shadowy giant looming from afar… daunting, but very beautiful…