Indonesia

Climbing Mount Kerinci, Indonesia’s Highest Volcano In Strong Winds and Rain (Part 1)

Climbing Mount Kerinci, Indonesia’s Highest Volcano In Strong Winds and Rain (Part 1)

Mount Kerinci (or Gunung Kerinci) is Sumatra’s highest peak, Indonesia’s highest volcano and is still active, with eruptions annually. It’s located in the Kerinci Selabat National Park, which is made up, mostly, of thick jungle and inhabited by the endangered Sumatran...
Mystical Lake Maninjau, Western Sumatra

Mystical Lake Maninjau, Western Sumatra

Renting a scooter in Bukittinggi, we opted to drive the thirty-six kilometres west to the beautiful Lake Maninjau. Unfortunately for us the weather didn’t cooperate as much as we would have liked and so it was a series of incredibly heavy rain showers for the entire...