Archive for the tag 'beaches'

May 20 2012

Java’s Ujung Genteng, end of the… roof tile?

Published by under Java

I’m often asked about my favourite places in Java and I often reply with expected responses such as “Bromo — it is spectacular” and “Dieng — a mystical paradise in the mountains”. But I also mention places such as Karimunjawa and Ujung Genteng, both of which receive very few foreign tourists, but are stunning places … read the full post

Jan 04 2012

Java’s answer to Kuta: Pangandaran

Published by under Java

It’s no secret that we here at are big fans of Bali and in particular the fabulous beaches around the Bukit area. With such stunners as Padang Padang, Bingin and Balangan, you really are spoilt for choice. And then there is Kuta. Once a deserted strip of pristine sand fringed by swaying palm trees … read the full post