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    • MagicalSparkle's Profile Photo

      Bus schedule from Banjarmasin going West.

      Banjarmasin Yesterday

      Hello!
      Does anyone know what time buses go to Palangkaraya from Banjarmasin?
      Is the more than one?
      Thank you :)

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      Tanjung Puting National Park - Is anyone going this week?

      Banjarmasin Apr 12, 2014 at 7:45 AM

      Hey there!

      I'd really like to go to Tanjung Puting national park this week. I'm currently in Banjarmasin and am looking for some other people to join up with to go on a tour! I'd like to go in a few days so, any time from 15th April 2014.

      Please get in touch if you're interested!

      Corine

       

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    • beach bungalow/guesthouse Luwuk aerea

      Indonesia Mar 31, 2014 at 1:35 PM

      hello everybody!!

      I am looking for a beach accomodation close to Luwuk Sulawesi.... any body has any ideas ??

      Friendly
      Fred

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      Kintamani or Ulun Danu Temple?

      Bali Mar 30, 2014 at 8:51 PM

      I will be in Ubud for 2 days. I have a plan for Goa Gajah at first. Then, I was planning to go for Ulun Danu Temple for a whole day. After seeing images of Kintamani, I am a bit confused. KIntamni seems to be more beautiful. Can you guys please help me decide.
      Or may be you can help me to know how to cover both.

      Also, please let me know whether there is any reliable travel agency you already know who can help me for this.

       

      Thanks,

      Srijani.

       

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      Kuta accomodation

      Kuta Mar 30, 2014 at 7:40 PM

      Troppo Zone Puri Rama Resort
      Can anyone comment on this accommodation?
      Looking for something budget value for money, good location and a balcony.
      am open to suggestions, just a bit over googling hotels - they all look the same after a while.
      thanks appreciate

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    • massage and spa in Jakarta

      Jakarta Mar 25, 2014 at 5:35 AM

      Hi all -

      Am going to be in Jakarta and am looking for an affordable/cheap place to get a good massage. Will be in South Jakarta but could travel a bit if it's worth it.

      Any suggestions?

      Cheers

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      Public Swimming Pool in South Jakarta

      Jakarta Apr 14, 2014 at 12:23 AM

      I think I'm getting desperate in finding a swimming pool that suits my need near my place in Cipete

      - the one in arcadia is always crowded on weekends and quite spooky on weekday nights (and the bathrooms are rundown)
      - the one in talavera used dark natural stone tiling but only provide 1 underwater lamp so it's almost like swimming blind
      - the one in oktroi is quite ok but finding a parking space is stressing me out
      - the one in citos is also parking-space challenged
      (okay...I know I'm starting to sound like Ms.Nitpicky hahaha)

      Any other place you can recommend?
      I usually swim after office hours ( so after 6pm ) on weekdays
      Nothing fancy, just need decent changing rooms and easy parking.

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    • Anyone going 21st April 30th

      Bali Apr 12, 2014 at 3:26 PM

      Hi going to Bali on these dates , was meant to be with my ex gf but she done me over. First time travelling and rather nervous ! Is anyone else in the same situation and want to meet up

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    • Jogja Trans from the airport

      Yogyakarta Apr 5, 2014 at 7:32 AM

      Hi! I would like to know which bus should I take from the airport to JL Prawirotaman area? Is there more than 1 bus who leave from the airport?
      Thanks a lot!

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    • Bars in Bogor

      Bogor Mar 30, 2014 at 8:38 AM

      Where can I find a good bar in bogor?

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    • massage in Jakarta

      Indonesia Mar 25, 2014 at 8:49 AM

      Hi all -

      Am going to be in Jakarta and am looking for an affordable/cheap place to get a good massage. Will be in South Jakarta but could travel a bit if it's worth it.

      Any suggestions?

      Cheers

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      What choice do I have?

      Bali Apr 12, 2014 at 3:07 AM

      I am interested in a rafting tour in Bali.
      I am wondering what choice do I have?
      I was having a look at some websites.
      Now I am having the impression that 20 companies are doing the marketing for 2 or 3 tour operators.
      Preferably I would like to book at the tour company itself, and not a pricy website operated by an american company.

      How many boats are rafting down at Ayun river every day?
      In the marketing it looks like only one in the morning and one in the afternoon.
      And that cannot be true.
      I guess there are plenty of them going down the river.

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      Who will be in Bali in May!

      Bali Apr 7, 2014 at 1:23 PM

      Hi,

      I am looking into a trip to go to Bali for a few weeks in May. I have been there before so I know of good places to go and am wondering if anyone will be going as well?!

      Canadian boy, 27

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    • Bali 6 - 23 April

      Bali Apr 5, 2014 at 10:38 AM

      Im going to Bali Tomorrow - 23 of April, my first singel trip.
      Anyone interesting in meetring up?
      I was supose to travel with my boyfriend, but thing changed and im traveling by my self.

      Norwegian girl 27

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    • Accommodation tips for Pulau Derawan

      Pulau Derawan Mar 18, 2014 at 5:46 AM

      I can't find accomodation online for Pulau Derawan. Would you recommend to book ahead? We are going 25th of March.

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    • Itinerary suggestions for 8 nights in Bali

      Bali Apr 9, 2014 at 8:04 PM

      My friend and I (both female in our 30s) are going to Bali for 8 nights in June. Wondering what other travelers recommend for us to do in that week? I want to avoid Kuta but I do want to do yoga in Ubud. We are not big on surfing, diving or snorkeling but would like to be by the beach for a bit. Do we have time to go to the Gili island or Lombok? We'll hire a driver. Thanks very much!!

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    • Good Area to stay at Bali

      Bali Mar 31, 2014 at 1:02 AM

      Hello
      We are 7 families travelling to Bali in end of June, we have grown up kids hence we are confused on the area we should stay
      We love beaches with some night life
      Our preference wit=ll be pure vegetarian food, we are coming from India
      Please advice on the location

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      Ubud accomodation

      Ubud Mar 30, 2014 at 7:44 PM

      Looking for something budget value for money, good location and a balcony.
      am open to suggestions, just a bit over googling hotels - they all look the same after a while.

      I know there is some quaint awesomely cheap accommodation but I find it very difficult to scroll through website accom and would prefer personal recommendation.
      we are 3 middle aged girls just looking to kick back for r & r drinks on our room balcony and a stroll to things to see and do.
      all advice will be greatly appreciated.

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    • accommodation Labuan Bajo, Flores

      Indonesia Mar 29, 2014 at 2:08 PM

      Hi!
      Does anyone know a clean and cheap accommodation in Labuan Bajo? Around 150 000 roupies or less? I'm travelling on a budget so I just need something clean, safe and cheap. Is it safe to walk around Labuan Bajo during the evening? And does anyone know more or less the price for the Komodo Dragon trip during april? Any good cie to suggest?
      Thanks a lot!

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    • Yogyakarta at 6h20 AM, accommodation, bus, storage?

      Yogyakarta Apr 4, 2014 at 5:08 PM

      Hi,
      I will catch a flight from Lombok to Yogyakarta, but the only cheap fly (with Lion Air) arrive at 6h20 AM in Yogya. What can I do with my backpack (70 liter) until I can check in in my accommodation? I don’t have booking cause I want to see the room before taking it. Does anyone know a safe place where I can leave my backpack until I check in? Can I leave my backpack at the police station? Can I trust them? If so, is there a police station in town?
      Also, do you have a safe, clean and cheap accommodation to suggest? I’m on a budget and I saw rooms around 100 000-120 000 roupies, but there’s not much info about them on trip advisor.
      And last questions: which bus goes from the airport to town? And which street can I find most of the guesthouse, homestay or budget hotel?
      Thanks a lot!

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    • About Bali

      Bali Apr 1, 2014 at 6:47 PM

      I'm looking to go to Bali in early June for 2 weeks & wondered where's the best area to be in - by the beach in a 4* or 5* hotel that we can visit places of interest from there or chill out some of the time as well? What are the MUST VISIT places in Bali & is there places to go out at night time - for a meal & or just a few drinks, all within walking distance of our hotel? We like to sample the local food & to try different restaurants over our holiday. I must point out that my husband & I are in our 50's when I asked the question. We do enjoy lively at night time, but not too wild -18-30s's. Does Bali have street food (like Thailand) that's safe & good to eat? We've had Indonesian food in UK & other countries before & it's delicious!!!! Is it cheap to eat out in Bali? Once there, is Bali good value?
      Thanks,
      JBH1

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      Flights between Bali - Java - Lombok

      Bali Apr 1, 2014 at 2:27 PM

      Hi!
      My trip to Bali was delayed in the past year, and was re-schedule to next June.

      I'm thinking in the right itinerary and i need some help:

      - What's the best airline company to book the flights between those islands?

      - Is it possible to fly direct from Yogyakarta to Lombok? Or I need to return Bali and then take the flight Bali-Lombok?

      - How the best way to book the flights?

      Thanks!!

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      In Jakarta for 5-6 hours

      Jakarta Mar 30, 2014 at 8:47 PM

      I will be on my way from Medan to Bali. I change my flights in Jakarta, where there is will 5-6 hours gap between two flights. I just wanted to know, whether there is anything I can cover in that time in Jakarta.

      Thanks in Advance,

      Srijani.

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    • Cheap accomodation

      Bali Mar 20, 2014 at 3:30 AM

      Hi all,

      Iam looking at cheap accomodation in bali for May for approx15-20 days. I am on a tight budget and willing to spend between 250-350 for the 2 weeks. All i can find are expensive luxury villas and bungalows. Please Help!!

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    • Bali in the beginning of April

      Bali Apr 4, 2014 at 10:00 PM

      Is there anyone traveling to Bali between 8th and 23 of April?

      Me and my (x) boyfriends has planned a trip to Bali for 4 months ago. we were both really exited about the trip.
      Last night i found out that he has been cheating on me with a girl over a long time. now i dont know what to do. the plain tickets cant be refound and i really dont wanna stay home. I have never been traveling alone and i am a bit scared of doing so. The plain leaves this sunday morning.
      is it easy to meet new people? where are there most singel travelers on Bali? any advices?

      -heartbroken girl 26

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    • Travel Alone to Batam

      Pulau Batam Feb 27, 2014 at 3:23 PM

      Is it safe to travel alone to batam and Pagoya Area?

      8 Answers Mar 10, 2014 at 12:30 PM
    • How to travel to Jemaja island?

      Pulau Jemaja Feb 10, 2014 at 8:04 AM

      What is the best way to travel to Letung, Jemaja Island from USA?

      1 Answer Feb 10, 2014 at 1:52 PM
    • Scooter Rental Bintan

      Pulau Bintan Feb 2, 2014 at 8:29 PM

      Hi,

      Since I won a voucher for Bintan Lagoon Resort, I want to stay one night there.
      But since I am also interested in travelling around the Island, I am thinking about renting a scooter for two days and make the following trip:
      - Arrive in Tanjung Pinang Friday evening. Stay 1 night
      - Rent the Scooter on Saturday morning, travel via Trikora Beach to Bintan Lagoon Resort
      - 1 Night @ Lagoon Resort
      - Travel back to Tanjung Pinang

      Is this possible at all? Can you recommend a scooter rental @ Tanjung Pinang?

      Thanks a lot for your replies!

      Best regards,
      Marc

      3 Answers Feb 17, 2014 at 8:31 AM
    • I like to go there alone. How do I get to know an Ojek taxi before I get there?

      Pulau Bintan Nov 19, 2013 at 9:18 PM

      I like to go there alone. How do I get to know an Ojek taxi before I get there?

      2 Answers Mar 4, 2014 at 8:29 PM
    • Cost of taxi fare

      Pulau Batam Oct 12, 2013 at 7:07 PM

      Am looking for approximate cost of taxi from Batam Island ferry to Golden View Hotel.

      1 Answer Dec 23, 2013 at 3:11 PM
    • Good Shopping Zone, Money for Value in Tanjung Balai?

      Pulau Karimun Besar Oct 6, 2013 at 7:27 PM

      Can you tell what are the interesting items for shopping here? What about halal fresh seafood and best food in town? What are the interesting places to visit beside masjid and beach???
      Are there anything for children, I mean toy shop, place for play and wholesalers for clothing, prayer clothes etc?

    • is there a garden?

      Bengkalis Sep 16, 2013 at 12:29 PM

      is there a garden or something like that near Bengkalis?

      1 Answer Sep 17, 2013 at 11:05 AM
    • Batam Center to Turi Beach

      Pulau Batam Sep 16, 2013 at 7:43 AM

      How do I go from the Batam Center Ferry terminal to Turi Beach for the Water Sports. Please let me know the price for the same. Are the Water Sports available for the Public as well or only for the ones who are staying in the Resort there??

    • grocery and alcohol shopping

      Pulau Bintan Aug 5, 2013 at 1:33 AM

      is there anywhere relatively close to mayang sari - where you can shop for groceries and drinks?

    • Polo Ralph Lauren Store & First Factory Outlet

      Pulau Batam Jul 28, 2013 at 10:54 PM

      (1) Do both the stores accept Visa or Master or Amex cards?

      (2) Are the garments sold in First & Polo stroes genuine products?

      (3) What are the brands sold in First Factory Outlet? Any Calvin Klein? Any Emporio Armani?

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      Do it yourself tour or via agency

      Pulau Batam Jul 11, 2013 at 8:07 AM

      Hi! I'll be visiting Batam by the end of the month with my mom. What is cheaper? do i book for a tour via travel agencies
      or a do it yourself tour? Many thanks!

      5 Answers Dec 23, 2013 at 3:11 PM
    • A day trip

      Pulau Bintan Jun 14, 2013 at 10:03 PM

      Hi, I was planning a day trip with my friends. We are 5-6 girls from Singapore and will return back with the evening ferry. It would be great if some one could advise me on the following questions:
      1. Is Bintan safe for women travellers?
      2. What activities can be done throughout day?
      3. Best way to commute accross island?

      5 Answers Nov 19, 2013 at 9:25 PM
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      Bad Images Batam custom immigration

      Pulau Batam Jun 4, 2013 at 6:59 PM

      Should custom not allowed a tourist come in to Batam??????
      First time happened in my life, Batam is not Singapore.

      37 Answers Mar 19, 2014 at 6:37 PM
    • Papua/Raja Ampat from Tanjung Puting NP?

      Tanjungpinang May 17, 2013 at 7:58 AM

      Hi all would anyone be able to advise me as to how to get to Papua/Raja Ampat from Tanjung Puting National Park?

      5 Answers Jul 21, 2013 at 11:42 AM
    • 3D2N itenary

      Pulau Karimun Besar Mar 20, 2013 at 4:57 PM

      Can anyone suggest what to do in Tg Balai for 2 nights? Tq
      Where should we shop? etc

      1 Answer Apr 4, 2013 at 1:05 PM
    • what is the nearest airport to Duri

      Duri Jul 2, 2012 at 8:46 AM

      what is the nearest airport to duri

      2 Answers Feb 7, 2013 at 10:16 PM
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      Bringing own food from Singapore (by ferry) for BBQ

      Pulau Bintan Apr 9, 2012 at 11:41 PM

      Does anyone know if it is possible to bring one's own food from Singapore to Bintan for the BBQ? We will be staying in a villa that has a BBQ pit. I thought of bringing sausages, wings, steak, in an ice-box on the ferry. Will I be able to get past customs?

      5 Answers Apr 12, 2012 at 7:21 PM
    • Ferrys

      Pulau Batam Feb 28, 2012 at 4:30 AM

      I know the ferry for Jakarta sails wed only, does anyone know when other ferrys leave to and on what days. I am having no success with the ferry company's web page.

      Thanks a lot.

      John

      5 Answers Mar 5, 2012 at 9:41 AM
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      2D1N in Batam

      Pulau Batam Feb 22, 2012 at 5:16 AM

      Hi! Me and my wife are going to Batam this 25Feb for the 1st time. As part of a package, once we arrived at Batam, there will be a whole day tour to various places including a lunch at Golden Prawn Seafood. I think the tour will be completed around 6pm. Then we will be sent to Harmoni One hotel or checkin and 1hour massage.
      Considering our hotel's location:
      1. Is there any good and reasonably priced seafood restaurant nearby? How much is the taxi fare?
      2. Do we have enough time to go around Nagoya area for shopping, dining and maybe another massage te following day if we get the latest ferry back to Singapore? Or should we extend our stay for 1more night?
      3. How much is the taxi fare from Harmoni One to Nagoya area? From Nagoya to Batam Centre Ferry?
      4. Is Megamall worth visiting compared to Nagoya Area?

      Basically we just want to have relaxing massages, eat seafoods and shop a bit during our stay in Batam but we are just afraid that the tour will eat up most of our time there. Just looking for some advice. Thank you!

    • Ferry to Jakarta

      Pulau Batam Feb 13, 2012 at 12:32 AM

      Hi I am trying to get to Jakarta by ferry, the only information I can get is about the weekly (wed ) ferry. I don't arrive in Singapore until the Thursday, are there other ferrys to Jakarta from batam that go via different islands to save me waiting nearly a week. Also any web sites you recommend for the ferrys.

      Thanks in advance
      John

      3 Answers Dec 23, 2013 at 3:11 PM
    • Ferry to Jakarta

      Pulau Batam Feb 13, 2012 at 12:31 AM

      Hi I am trying to get to Jakarta by ferry, the only information I can get is about the weekly (wed ) ferry. I don't arrive in Singapore until the Thursday, are there other ferrys to Jakarta from batam that go via different islands to save me waiting nearly a week. Also any web sites you recommend for the ferrys.

      Thanks in advance
      John

      8 Answers Feb 15, 2012 at 11:28 AM
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      Day Trip Nagoya Shopping Mall then Turi Beach Resort: Doable?

      Pulau Batam Jan 13, 2012 at 7:36 PM

      Hi! My family and I are going to Batam next Saturday. From morning till 1 or 2 pm, after arrival from ferry, we want to go shopping at Nagoya Hills Shopping Mall. Then hire a taxi to drive over to Turi Beach Resort, where we will lounge around a bit (using their Daytour Package). Then we take the last ferry trip back to Singapore via Nongsapura Ferry Terminal which is near Turi Beach).

      Is this possible?

      Thank you.

      2 Answers Dec 23, 2013 at 3:11 PM
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      need help

      Pulau Batam Dec 25, 2011 at 6:25 AM

      i want to go to Batam, indonesia via singapore by using free. My problem is to find a hotel that is very near to the shopping centre. Another question, which ferry terminal should of choose if i stay the one that you all reommended.

    • kepri mall

      Pulau Batam Oct 15, 2011 at 11:30 PM

      i believe a new mall KEPRI MALL has opened up in Batam. Can any member please advise how far this mall is from Pacific Palace hotel. What are the special features of this mall. We normally shop at the BCS mall. Would Kepri mall be a better alternative?
      how much would be taxi be to kepri mall from pacifica palace ? urgent replies appreciated please as travelling next week end.
      musaphir

      2 Answers Oct 16, 2011 at 12:19 PM
    • Tips on cycling in Batam

      Pulau Batam Sep 28, 2011 at 6:07 AM

      Hey all I am planning a cycling trip to Batam with some friends. Is it necessary to engage a guide with vehicle support? Many thanks!

    • Taxi Fee

      Pulau Batam Sep 27, 2011 at 12:24 AM

      Hi Guys,

      How much for taxi fee for whole day services, The taxi driver charge me bout100 dollar from Turi Beach Resort to Town area? Is it expensive? BTW, I will bring my parent to there on 30 Sep. Just dun want to disappointed them.

      5 Answers Oct 14, 2011 at 1:41 PM
    • Charter Private Minibus

      Pulau Batam May 13, 2011 at 2:55 AM

      I'm going to Batam next month with 12 other people.
      The resort I'm staying at is charging alot for a private bus.
      Anybody knows of any other bus companies that will provide this service? and how much it costs?

      5 Answers Oct 14, 2011 at 1:42 PM
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      Motorcycle Rental

      Pulau Batam Mar 2, 2011 at 7:46 PM

      Does anyone have any contacts for companies that rent out motorcycles in Batam?

      Thanks!
      Amelia

      1 Answer Mar 6, 2011 at 7:35 AM
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      HELP PLEASE. batam beaches itinerary

      Pulau Batam Jan 30, 2011 at 4:21 AM

      We are going to Batam in may for 4 days and three nights. No accomadation booked yet.
      Can anyone advise about where the best beaches are for snorkelling and paradise.
      Also can anyone advise whata good itinerary would be.
      we enjoy beaches, nightlife, restaurants bbq etc, and eco type tours off the beaten track.
      Many thanks Patpoe

      1 Answer Jan 30, 2011 at 12:38 PM
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      Hotel, transport & activites

      Pulau Batam Jan 28, 2011 at 6:19 AM

      Hello,

      Got lots of questions as my trip to batam is next week.
      Our friends arrive in different groups, so we need some help here.

      1) are there any budget hotels($40 range) within walking distance from ferry terminal, batam centre?
      2) if there isn't, how much is the taxi fare?
      3) We wish to play paintball, where can we find it?
      4) thinking of doing some island hopping. where is a nice beach?
      Or is it possible to take a ferry to bintan from batam?

      Thanks for all replies

      Lai peng :)

      5 Answers Jan 31, 2011 at 8:30 PM