Thursday, April 14, 2011

50 most exciting places on earth (misleading title, watchout!!) =D

Oraity, in this post I will make a list of those trips and journey which I've had in the past and which I intend to write about. Yes, I dearly indeed have the intention to write about those, all of them. I know it seems like a "janji-janji palsu", keep mentioning I will do it but at the same time keep proscatinating it, ahahaha, aren't we all? But with this list (yeaay, I love making list!!!) I am sure the reality will finally arrive, It's just I'm the kind of person who has to plan it all, I know, not cool, huh? But I feel like when I have all the things planned out, they will be closer to reality.
Okay, here we go:

1. Jogja Trip (click here for the story)

When: 3-7 July 2008
Location: Jogjakarta, Indonesia
Travel mates: Raya, Miko, Ona
Brief itenerary:
3 July: Depart from St. Gambir Jakarta
4 July: Arrive at Jogja early in the morning, tour around Jogja, Taman Sari, Keraton, Malioboro, Vederburg Fort
5 July: Boko Trekking, Candi Prambanan, watch Sendratari Ramayana (Ramayana Ballet) in VIP seat
6 July: Candi Mendut, Candi Borobdur, go home
7 July: Arrive at Jakarta

2. Baduy Challange (click here for the story)

When: 25-26 December 2008
Location: Baduy Village, Indonesia
Travel mates: Raya, Ona
Brief Itinerary:
25 Dec: Take an economic train to Rangkas Bitung, take several angkot then trekking to Baduy Luar and stay overnight
26 Dec: Back to Jakarta

3. First time abroad

When: 21 March 2009 and 9-11 April 2009
Location: Singapore; Johor Baru, Malaysia
Travel mates: Sari (my associate), Indri (Sari's friend)
Brief Itinerary:
21 March: Anchor Point (for Charles & Keith hunting), Sentosa Island, Orchard Rd, Clarke Quay, Merlion Park
9 April: Vivo City, Sentosa Island (for songs of the sea), Johor Baru (for Vincci hunting), Lasalle College
10 April: Little India, Mustafa Center, City Hall.
11 April: Take ferry to Batam

4. Climb the Mountain

When: 16-21 May 2009
Location: Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia
Travel mates: Dian & Astri
Brief itinerary:
16 May: Arrive at Kota Kinabalu
17 May: Kota Kinabalu: Sunday Market in Gaya Street, city sightseeing, travel to Mt. Kinabalu
18 May: Climb the Mt. Kinabalu
19 May: Back to Kota Kinabalu, have some rest
20 May: Tunku Abdul Rahman Marine Park, Philipino Market, Waterfront
21 May: Mall Hopping and back to Jakarta

5. South East Asia trip

When: 26 July - 1 Aug 2009
Location: Singapore; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Bangkok, Thailand; Phi Phi Island, Thailand
Travel mates: Dewinta, Dadang (Dewinta's husband), Sasha (Dewinta's daughter), Farid (Dadang's friend), Agnes (office friend of Dadang), Fari (Agnes's boyfriend)
Brief Itinerary:
26 July: Jakarta – Singapore – Kuala Lumpur, go to Petronas Tower at night
27 July: Tour around KL
28 July: Tour around Bangkok (Floating Market, Grand Palance, Wat Pho, Suan Loom Night Bazaar)
29 July: Phuket – Phi Phi Island
30 July: Island hopping in Phi Phi island and see sunset at viewpoint
31 July: Phuket – Singapore
1 Aug: Tour around Singapore, back to Jakarta

6. Bangkok Solo

When: 12-13 November 2009
Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Travel mate: none
Brief Itinerary:
12 Nov: Wat Arun, Chatuchak Market
13 Nov: Back to Jakarta

7. Central Java long weekend

When: 1-4 April 2010 (right after Imogen Heap concert!!)
Location: Dieng; Wonosobo; Ambarawa; Jogjakarta, Indonesia
Travel mates: Dian, Astri, Raya, Dila (Astri's office friend) and a bunch people organised by GBD
Brief Itinerary:
1 April: Jakarta – Wonosobo by bus (approx. 16 hours of journey)
2 April: Telaga Menjer, Theater Dieng Plateau
3 April: Dieng, Museum Kereta Api Ambarawa, Candi Gedong Songo
4 April: Jogjakarta, back to Jakarta

8. Another South East Asia (the one when I was sick)

When: 9-14 May 2010
Location: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Phnom Penh, Cambodia; Mui Ne, Vietnam
Travel mates: Astri
Brief Itinerary:
9 May: Jakarta – Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC), People Committee’s Hall
10 May: HCMC – Phnom Penh by bus (6 hrs), Sisowath Quay, Russian Market, Independence Monument
11 May: Phnom Penh sightseeing, Royal Palance & Silver Pagoda, National Museum of Cambodia, Tuol Sleng Genocide (S-21) Museum, Wat Phnom, Central Market
12 May: Cu Chi Tunnel
13 May: Mui Ne sand dunes and fairy spring
14 May: HCMC sightseeing, War Remnant Museum, Reunification Palace, Ben Tanh market, etc. Back to Jakarta

9. Beautiful Belitung (click here for the story)

When: 18 - 20 June 2010
Location: Belitung Island, Indonesia
Travel mates: Afnie and 20 something other people from Sunburst adventour
Brief Itinerary:
18 June: East Belitung; Vihara Kwam Im, SD Muhammadiyah Gantong
19 June: Pantai Tanjung Tinggi, Pulau Lengkuas, Pulau Burung, Pantai Tanjung Kelayang
20 June: Back to Jakarta

10. Melaka Trip (click here for the story)

When: 23-24 July 2010
Location: Melaka, Malaysia
Travel mates: none
Brief Itinerary:
23 July: Singapore – Melaka (4 hours journey with bus)
24 July: Melaka sightseeing; A Famosa, St. Paul Church, Stadhyus, Christ Church, Masjid Kampong Kling, Cheng Hoon Teng Temple, etc.

11. China Trip (Training ++) (click here for the story)

When: 15-24 August 2010
Location: Shanghai; Beijing, China
Travel mates: Renate
Brief Itinerary:
15-20 Aug: Shanghai; The Bund, East Nanjing Road, Pudong, gon to Beijing (8 hours by night train)
21 Aug: Beijing; Great Wall, Ming Tomb
22 Aug: Beijing; Forbidden City, Bei Hai Park, Summer Palace
23 Aug: Beijing; Temple of Heaven, Tiananmen Square, Wangfujing Market
24 Aug: Shanghai; Shanghai Museum, back to Jakarta

12. Incredible India + Nepal (click here for the Nepal, here and here for India, and here for visa stuff)

When: 13-21 May 2011
Location: New Delhi; Agra, Jaipur, Pushkar, India; Kathmandu; Nagarkot, Nepal
Travel mates: Dian, Nila, xxx?
Brief Itinerary:
13 May: Jakarta – Delhi
14 May: Delhi
15 May: Kathmandu, Nepal
16 May: Kathmandu, Nagarkot, Nepal
17 May: Delhi, Agra
18 May: Agra, Jaipur
19 May: Jaipur, Pushkar
20 May: Delhi
21 May: Arrive at Jakarta

Okay, that would be all I guess for now, well, I'm tempted to write about my next destination though, but, will it be a bad luck? I hope not. Okay, I just added, ahuahahaha, 12 postings for all my travel experiences. Wheeeww, that's a lot but yeaa, I hope it will motivate me to finally really write them.

See yaaa, hopefully soon =)


ona said...

i misss youuuuuuuuuuu and our trips..

Niantiaulia said...

Ahahaha, misyu tooo, promise I will write all about them, heheheh, dulu pernah buat draft di email pwc buat yg jogja tp gak g save, heuuuuuu