Travel Blogs from Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia

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Landscapes from another world, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Landscapes from another world

A travel blog entry by nomadic-brands

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... what a surprise when we arrived in Probolinggo we discovered that we had missed the last public minibus to our final destination of Cemoro Lawang. Our choices were either to go on two of the many motorbikes with all of our luggage, hire private taxi ...

On the edge, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

On the edge

A travel blog entry by youngtravellers

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... nap after a hard night of travel, but I took a short walk to take advantage of the wonderful weather.  The town of Cemoro Lawang is almost as beautiful as the landscape it looks out on.  Small houses stretch back from the edge of the ...

Stunning Sunrise over Volcanic Crater... Unreal., Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Stunning Sunrise over Volcanic Crater... Unreal.

A travel blog entry by kaydeetravels

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... to switch to an even more run-down mini-van after going through the arrangements for the morning, and began our steep ascent to Cemoro Lawang. This tiny village is perched on the craters edge but arriving at 1AM we could not see its beauty until ...

Mt Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Mt Bromo

A travel blog entry by juliafg

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Am naechsten Tag konnten wir jedoch durch die Berge nach Cemoro Lawang fahren, wo uns eine unerwartete Kaelte empfing und wir unsere Shirts, Tops und FlipFlops gleich gegen Jeans, feste Schuhe und Fleecejacken getauscht haben und trotzdem noch frieren ...

Bromo: Volcanoes at sunrise, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Bromo: Volcanoes at sunrise

A travel blog entry by tamsinandmatt

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... lakes and 50 rivers." The minibus groaned its way up the winding single lane road up the mountain and we finally arrived in Cemoro Lawang, the village on the lip of the crater. Hotel prices are hugely inflated but the views are staggering, so we ...

Brilliant Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Brilliant Bromo

A travel blog entry by triss68

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... few Bintangs (the beer of choice in Indo) on the terrace together and bundled up in long pants and sweaters since our first time in Indonesia. Though it was dark out when we arrived, I could tell that the view had to be amazing and the next day, as I ...

Gunung Bromo...not quite, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Gunung Bromo...not quite

A travel blog entry by jeneggener

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... the most picturesque volcano in East Java.  Tour agencies in Yogya offer a package tour including transport from Yogya to Cemoro Lawang (a little village which overlooks the crater with Bromo and 2 other volcanoes), one night in a hostel in Cemoro ...

Volcano Sunrise, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Volcano Sunrise

A travel blog entry by trent

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... up the mountain. We stop along the way a pick up passengers, mostly school children. The view is amazing and we eventually reach Cemoro Lawang, the mountainside village where there are a few places to stay near the volcano Mt. Bromo. I check in, paying ...

Gunung Bromo - A beautiful setting, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Gunung Bromo - A beautiful setting

A travel blog entry by thessa_fred

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... missing the rest of the journey to reach the volcano. As soon as we arrived to the airport we were offered a taxi ride to Cemoro Lawang. After negotiating the price and since the 2 tourist offices were closed we agreed to take the offer. Instead of a ...

Up and hiking before Dawn!, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Up and hiking before Dawn!

A travel blog entry by chrismcg

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... and hospitality of the people of Bali, we thought that the tour operators, who run the jeeps and hotels in Cemoro Lawang, were very grasping.  Absolutely everything was overpriced and of very inferior quality, in comparison with other places we have ...

On the caldera rim, Cemoro Lawang, Java, Indonesia travel blog

On the caldera rim

A travel blog entry by izzie

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Tengger Caldera and Mount Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Tengger Caldera and Mount Bromo

A travel blog entry by ihf

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Mount ...

No road rage but plenty of rogue trade, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

No road rage but plenty of rogue trade

A travel blog entry by david_indonesia

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... however, that our driver is by far an isolated case but a typical example of a widely spread reckless attitude to driving in Indonesia. To add a further frisson of excitement to the journey, our minibus had a poor excuse for air conditioning and extremely ...

Volcano!, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Volcano!

A travel blog entry by garyandjenny

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After a 15 hour squishy mini bus drive we arrived at our hostel Cafe Lava in Cemoro Lawang at 10pm, we were very tired and had planned to get up early to catch the sunrise so went straight to bed. The next day at 3.30am we got up to catch our jeep ride to ...

Gunung Bromo, Cemoro Lawang / Probolingo, Indonesia travel blog

Gunung Bromo

A travel blog entry by ruudbatta

Entrance to the Bromo National ...

Gunung Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Gunung Bromo

A travel blog entry by aguas

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... outros viajantes é que năo marquem nada em Probolingo. Depois da "paragem estratégica", continuámos para Cemoro Lawang, a estrada sinuosa pelas montanhas proporciona vistas excelentes e atravessa muitas aldeias picturescas, foi interessante ver como ...

Italy v's Russia in Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Italy v's Russia in Bromo

A travel blog entry by evs1210

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... bus back I finally made it. From there I had to take one more bus up the mountain to get to the village of Cemero Lawang. This would have been fine except that the buses only leave once they are full and there was a serious lack of other passengers ...

Beautiful Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Beautiful Bromo

A travel blog entry by twoelders

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We heard of Bromo being described as a "lunar" landscape.....and I guess that's right. It certainly doesn't look like something from this world! The Bromo volcano is just one of peaks in the Tengger Crater, its not that big but its certainly beautiful. ...

So this is where all the tourists are..., Cemoro Lawang, Java, Indonesia travel blog

So this is where all the tourists are...

A travel blog entry by mothman

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So in the space of a few days we've had a 10 hour train journey, a 4.30am start, and now a 10 hour bus journey followed bt a 3.00am start!! (And we're supposed to be on holiday...!) But, my word, it was worth it...... Arrived at night so couldn't see ...

Bromo, Batok and the bucket showers!, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Bromo, Batok and the bucket showers!

A travel blog entry by lucas_and_lou

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Our journey from Jogja to Cemoro Lawang, in particular the night train, definitely goes to the top of Lou's "worst journey list". Despite a couple of warnings about the comfort levels not being quite what we were used to we opted to travel "business" ...

Gunung Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Gunung Bromo

A travel blog entry by chrisandem

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... we all had the windows open trying to cool down. The journey was horrendous, it took 12 hours and we only stopped once!!! Cemero Lawang is a little village right on the edge of the Tengger crater. We came here to climb Gunung Bromo, one of the three ...

Climbing Mt. Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Climbing Mt. Bromo

A travel blog entry by bfaulman

Hiked 12 miles beginning at 2am to see Mount Bromo at sunset which turned out to be one of the most beautiful things I have ever seen. Then the next day I took an over night bus to ...

Night hike to the most glorious sunrise, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Night hike to the most glorious sunrise

A travel blog entry by peacefrog

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Go to the Summary Page ___________________________ Wait for the pictures!!! I kept waking up during that short night, giving a thought about leaving earlier... but it was night time, I was at around 2000m, and I did not have the equipment to go ...

Reaching Mt Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Reaching Mt Bromo

A travel blog entry by peacefrog

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... . Nothing had prepared me for such a great time, a highlight in my journey. After an enchanting bus ride from Probolingo to Cemoro Lawang, I discovered MtBromo. The whole area is refered toas Mt Bromo,but in fact it is a large volcanic crater (Tengger ...

Under the Volcano, Cemoro Lawang (Mount Bromo), Indonesia travel blog

Under the Volcano

A travel blog entry by timreis

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... we had with us and our so far rarely-seen walking shoes and stepped out into the freezing night.  The village of Cemoro Lawang is over 2000m in altitude and nights are cold.  We crept out of our guesthouse and headed down the path towards ...

Mont Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Mont Bromo

A travel blog entry by virgdav

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On quitte Jogja avec un tour organise, histoire pour une fois d'economiser du temps et de l'argent. Longue journee de bus jusqu'au mont Bromo, d'ou l'on peut voir parait-il un epoustouflant lever de soleil. Vu qu'il pleut depuis 3 jours non-stop, on est ...

Mount Bromo, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Mount Bromo

A travel blog entry by mikesblog

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... quite happily. Not what you expect to see on the rim of a volcano though! Most volcano sunrise experiences in Indonesia require an early start to reach a view point for sunrise and Gunung Penanjakan was no different. It required ...

Cemoro Lawang, Java, Indonesia, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Cemoro Lawang, Java, Indonesia

A travel blog entry by bowtie

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Spent the day and night in Cemoro Lawang. There really is not much to see here other than just taking in the "village" ambiance  and enjoying the mountain cool air.   Many people take the tours to Mount Bromo from here as it is just a  ...

It burrr on Bromo.., Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

It burrr on Bromo..

A travel blog entry by tracymiller

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... last evening in Yogya with my dutch friend, over some beers and just chatting away. So after a 12 hr minibus ride arrived in Cemoro Lawang, the wee town at 1800m high looking at Bromo and many other mountains and hills. I met a man Cliff (haha) on ...

Java by bus, Cemoro Lawang, Indonesia travel blog

Java by bus

A travel blog entry by anders.izzy

Another early morning! At 07:30 we boarded our minibus that was to take us on our 11hr journey to Cemoro Lawang, a town at the base of Mount Bromo, Java's most famous volcano. Our bus wasn’t exactly "air-conditioned" as promised, but a good group of ...

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