• Taking the Slow Boat to Banda

    30 Jul 2021
    The fortunes of eastern Indonesia’s Spice Islands may have waned since the days when cloves and nutmeg were worth more than their weight in gold, bu...
  • The Hidden Charms of Java’s Wild East

    04 Jun 2021
    A land of soaring volcanoes, lush landscapes, and epic surf breaks, Banyuwangi may not have the drawing power of neighboring Bali, but it lacks for no...
  • Restoring the Old Town of Semarang

    01 Jun 2021
    A close-knit community of activists and forward-thinking business owners has stepped up to save the architectural heritage of Central Java’s storied...
  • Exploring Belitung, the “Seychelles of Indonesia”

    29 Jan 2021
    Visitors to the island’s boulder-strewn shores will soon discover a wealth of scenic splendor and just-caught seafood to boot—not to mention the c...