Travel Blogs from Medan
Mkz65 stayed here on May 18, 2014 during their trip titled: Mkz65's Great Adventure.
... anywhere. We were staying in the backpacker area of Medan, yet there were no tourist-friendly facilities to make our stay easier. After a long search, the only place we could find that had any reliable internet was the local supermarket (Indomaret). As you can imagine, we instantly became regulars, buying crisps and coke to pass the time. The combination of eating crisps in the Indomaret for lunch, and eating in MacDonalds for dinner, our diet ended up pretty ...
... allowed us to swim as and when we needed to, and the national park is directly across the river. We decided to just do a 6 hour jungle trek, the next day(if it wasn't raining) to try to see orang utans in the wild. They do offer 2-5 day treks, but reading about the toilet arrangements I couldn't cope with going into the jungle with my toilet roll!!! We ended up being very lucky and saw 5 wild orang utans, and 1 who had been rehabilitated into the wild, with her baby(wild). But, ...
... received it because of election day in Indonesia the day before my Flight on April 10 th. The Permit Service sent me that Information AFTER I WAS INTERCEPTED , received that email one day to late after I already left Sri Lanka. 4. I was flying on an International ICAO IFR flight plan on the Airway system and not of the grid 5. I was in contact with Indonesian ATC when I enteted their Airspace at NIXOL and was cleared to the next waypoint on the exit point from their Airspace ...
... 100 REPORTERS WITH CAMERAS WAITING ON THE RAMP , HOW THEY GOT HERE SO QUICK ? SOMETHING JUST DOES NOT AD UP..... BUT THIS IS NO FUN.... Some of the Officers where friendly but some of them rather mean in their demeanor towards me I showed them my IFR ICAO Flight plan which even had as second alternate Medan listed and routings where on published Airways, my FIR estimates where exact to the minute thanks to Rocket Route Flight planning but they simply do not understand ...
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