I walk the line – My one night trek to Volcano Ijen

Many people say that Indonesia is cheap and they are mostly right. Food is cheap (and tasty), transportation is reasonable if you don’t come during Ramadan, but the entry prices for the tourist attractions are killing.

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Chasing the Sun on Java

After the road trip it was time to finally sleep over all the journey and nights spent in wild. Altogether I spent a week in Malang and during that time I was sightseeing the neighbourhood less intensive trying to keep it cool. I´ve been to my first couchsurfing meeting, met nice people with whom I went hundreds km south to chill on the beach few days later.

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Taj Mahal and the village people

I arrived to Agra by train and I have to say that the ride was pretty comfy, although boring. 3rd sleeper class is not that awesome as it seems, and AC is not an AC but a fan. Surprise, surprise. Anyways, I experienced again that locals know nothing as you can ask them even about the name of the station and they won´t know it or tell you wrong. So once more, without GPS you are screwed.

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