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... and sent me into a slight cheese coma afterwards.
In the morning, we had another long drive ahead of us to reach Mt Bromo, but it was well worth it! We were 2200m above sea level and the air was chilling enough that I needed a jumper. In the afternoon we trekked the 1.5km across the black sands to reach the foot of the volcano. It was then a 250 step climb to reach the top to look into the smoking crater. We ...
... hike hadn't even begun. The air was still thick with the moisture of the rain and made our climbs into the national park a rude awakening to what we had all signed up for. There were 5 others in my group. Eric and Mary from France. Yvonna and Mark from Holland and Yvonne from Lithuania. And then there was our guide Jonny and his scout (nameless).
We had a really good group and everyone was keen on hiking long and hard to find our furry friends. After our first ...
... hours to reach the viewpoint and at around 4h55 in the morning, the fog set in and we couldn't see a thing. The sun rose that morning, I am sure but unfortunately we woke up for nothing since we didn't get a view. On the way down it cleared a bit so we were able to take some nicer pictures.
We left right after that to return to Probolinggo and from there caught an onward but towards Bali. ...
... the people I meet along the way and the kindness of them although they can't believe I'm traveling out here on my own.
Permatangsiantar and Medan were both cities with really heavy traffic and I didn't hang around too long although Medan had a fantastic Central Mosque and Palace which I enjoyed visiting. The road out of Medan was fun trying to find my way with all the one way streets but I managed and followed to signs out to Bukit Lawang through ...
On our last day, our guide Thomas asked us if we wanted to go to the waterfall or go for another trek.
He totally tricked us into going on the hardest trek on the island.
Martha: I wanna go see the waterfall!
Thomas: The waterfall is nothing. Basically five people peeing down rocks. If you're tough, you'll do the trek
How do you think that one went?! Of course I took the challenge and went for the trek. My ...
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