Monthly Archives: March 2017

Hiking, Hitch Hiking, and Tea Plantations in the Cameron Highlands

BOH Tea Plantation View Point

My first full day in the Cameron Highlands was beautiful, serene, and… slightly terrifying. I started the day with the intention of hiking up Brinchang Mountain (also known as Trail 1 in the Cameron Highlands), but I woke up to pouring down rain early in the morning. I decided to not do this challenging hike, since I’d heard that it …

Borobudur Buddha

BOROBUDUR – The Largest Buddhist Monument in the WORLD

If you are in Yogyakarta (or just Java), seeing Borobudur is a must! Borobudur is the largest Buddhist Temple in the world and is absolutely stunning to go see. However, it is a bit expensive for non-Indonesians so make sure you budget accordingly  There is a student discount, so if you have a student card be sure to bring it with …