Taman Safari is a large open plain zoo that gives a level access to it’s animals not common in western zoos. It is located in Puncak, near Bogor, around two and a half hours from Jakarta and 3 hours from Bandung. It has a sister park in Bali called ‘The Bali Safari and Marine Park’.
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Vietnam is a popular tourist destination with many interesting places to visit. The people are friendly and your dollar goes a long way, especially outside of Ho Chi Minh. I travelled the well worn path from Hanoi to the Mekong Delta. Here are my 5 favourite destinations.
Phuket is Thailand’s Tropical beach playground, with many amazing places to explore. Below are my Top Six.
Before low airfares became the norm, many backpackers took advantage of cheap bus passes to get around Australia. Due to falling passenger numbers many of the old bus routes were discontinued, but it is still possible to circumnavigate Australia cheaply using an interesting mix of trains and buses.
Between our Vietnam Trip and our China Trip we stopped over in Hong Kong for a couple of days. On one of those days we decided to jump on a ferry and spend a day in Macau.
Tokyo is a great big city, there is so much to see and do across the sprawling neon lit metropolis that you can get spoilt for choice. Below is a list of some of the more interesting and popular places to visit.
The train ride to Nagasaki was longer than we expected, as the train line was standard, not the high speed Shinkansen. We arrived around 3pm and checked into another APA hotel, this one cheaper at 6500 Yen per night, slightly larger and just across from the train station and a streetcar stop. Nagasaki is an amazing place, with many attractions. …
I like walking through cities in the morning, as they are just waking up. I started my Melbourne morning walk just after sunrise, which here on the day before winter solstice was around quarter to eight.