Medan, North Sumatra

Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia

Travel Blogs from Medan, North Sumatra

Medan, North Sumatra Travel Blogs (5)
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It's Orang-Utan Time in Bukit Lawang

A travel blog entry by myriam_123

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... being nice. The bus ride from Lake Toba was a rough and sweaty one that started to make me understand why the Lonely Planet calls Sumatra a "rough ride". But I made it, and right away I liked it a lot. It really does feel like the jungle. I just realised ...

Canada Day, Medan style, Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia travel blog

Canada Day, Medan style

A travel blog entry by wendyworld

... and a devilish sense of humour; Allistaire, a distinguished old Brit, retired from teaching but still a forestry consultant in North Sumatra; Willem, a young Bob Marley look-alike from Nias Island who is like Jeannie's younger brother; and Jeannie ...

Roots & Wings, Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia travel blog

Roots & Wings

A travel blog entry by wendyworld

Why put down roots, when my heart has wings? My heart is happiest when in flight. It is a bird that flies from tree to tree. Let the trees have roots. My heart belongs to the forest. ~ Wendy ...

Mati Lampu, Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia travel blog

Mati Lampu

A travel blog entry by wendyworld

... lampu problem, but it's definitely not good for putting a stop to global warming. There's also corruption-lots of it. North Sumatra is known to have the most corrupt government in Indonesia, a dubious distinction because the rest of the country is ...