EP009: DIY Destinations – Bali & East Java

  • Indonesia (Bali & East Java)
  • Producer and Primary Host: Charles Huang
  • Guest Host: Bramantya Gumilang (http://www.bramzero.com) & Ganda Merisiyanto
  • Supporters and Contributors: Kampung Osing Inn
  • Comprehensive Full Episode
  • Running Time: 51 minutes 13 second
  • Filmed: December 2015
  • Sponsors: Kampung Osing Inn & Krowi Inn
  • Premiere Date: Wednesday December 28, 2016 16:00 PM EST

This episode will feature the best of Bali and East Java has to offer on a ultra tight budget.  In Bali, we’ll cover all the beautiful temples, including Pura Ulun Danu Temple, Pura Luhur Uluwatu Temple, and sunset at Tanah Lot.  We’ll also discover the Pura Tirta Empul, Bali’s most famous water temple to experience the Hindu purification and Ubud Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary.  We’ll also showcase all the best beaches and hidden ones, such as Blue Point Beach, Padang Padang Beach and off the beaten off path Pandawa Beach and also trying out surfing first time at Kuta Beach.  Other off the beaten path attractions like Morning Markets, the speculator Tamblingan and Buyan Lake, Sekumpul Waterfalls and lots of abandoned Boeing 737 airplanes and witness the rare event of Balinese funeral for the high priest Pedanda Nabe Gede Manuaba.  In East Java, we’ll explore the two most famous attractions such as  climbing the Kawah Ijen and Mount Bromo.  Along with showcasing lots of amazing local foods, such as Gado Gado, an Indonesian salad.  Tempeh, a fermented soy, Nasi Goreng or fried rice and Bakso, a traditional meatball.  As well as Balinese speciality pork dish of babi guling, a whole roasted pig.