Sparkling Backpacker Hotel

Jl. Kayun 2A-2B, Surabaya, Java, 60271 , Indonesia | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Surabaya

Från hero till zero

A travel blog entry by lifeiscalling

Tåget till Surabaya tog "bara" 6 timmar och anlände ca 12:30 till stationen. Vi hade fått ett tips om ett hotell som hette "The Sparkling Backpacker", som tydligen skulle ligga ganska centralt. Stället var en arbetsplats, på grund av renoveringen, och rummen luktade instängt, men det var tak över huvudet och v&# …

Surabaya & surrounding area, 7-10 October 2013

A travel blog entry by bennettdoesasia

... hard and chewy in texture.

Surabaya Sights

There isn't a great deal to see in Surabaya from a tourist's perspective, though we did visit a monument of a crocodile and shark entangled in each other outside a zoo, which is an important monument here according to Felix. Perhaps it is something to do with the fact Surabaya is a port city. We visited the Zheng He mosque, the only Chinese mosque on Java I believe, where a man told me I couldn't enter the "mosquito" as ...


A travel blog entry by matfloyd


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Finally at the 4x4 we resumed our seats and were driven around the craters edge, and down onto the very floor of the volcano. The volcanic ash was black as soot, creating a lunar landscape broken only by the 4x4’s driving across it and the horses which were hired by locals to carry unfit tourists to the top of the current crater. As we walked we passed a large temple built to present offerings to the gods to keep the volcano ...

Day 13 - Surabaya to Makassar.

A travel blog entry by misscasey

... by my hosts due to the school guesthouse being full, was a nightmare. I was in a tiny dingy room, barely big enough for a double bed, with interesting ensuite (no paper loo, non working shower, exposed wires in the bathroom), no working tv, ****** air con and no security (on the door or at the front counter). OMG!! I had the most terrifying night of my life. I didn't sleep as I was so scared that someone would come into my room. I had to get out of ...

Send good thoughts...

A travel blog entry by katihanson


... afternoon and have asked us to lock up valuables in classrooms and will be taking down the American Flag and School sign in hopes that it will not be noticed by the protesters. To be honest, our administrators believe that nothing will
happen or turn violent, but in preparation they have decided to take precautions to protect our students and school. Unfortunately, there have been some American International schools damaged ...

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