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Tele - Pangururan Road (Toba Lake, North Sumatra)

This very panoramic provincial road connecting Dolok Sanggu’ & Tele (Humbang Hasundutan District) to Pangururan (capital of Samosir District). The road strecthes to about 25 km from the upper mountain up to the lowest point right on the coastal side of Toba Lake… 312 more words

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Exploring Northern Sumatra ~ Day 2 : Samosir island

Samosir  is the biggest island located in Lake Toba, Northern Sumatra.  This is the land where Batak people come from. You will see a variety of cultures and traditions of the ancestors Batak tribe which is still maintained and preserved by the descendants. 840 more words


Nights out as DJ Handsome Face, Brando’s Blues Bar. Missing my KLR

For two days Samosir Island held the fourth annual Extrim Sumatra Expedition races. There were well over a hundred 2-stroke dirt bikes all over the place. 521 more words


Sumatra, Samosir Island scooter exploring, and hot springs

The worst part about finding great places like Lake Toba is that you know it has to come to an end at some point. It’s a bit sad, but all you can do is embrace everyday you have and make some good memories. 1,049 more words


Samosir Island, Lake Toba. Liberta Homestay, the waterfall, and Indo paparazzi

Lake toba is the largest volcanic lake in the world, and a supervolcano. About 70,000 years ago it had a climate-changing eruption, which is the largest in the last 25 million years. 1,155 more words


The Beautiful Tombs of Samosir

Each one resembled a miniature church, pyramid, or a multi-layered structure that reigned magnificently throughout Samosir Island. They were all different colors, shapes, sizes and designs that sat in rice and vegetable fields, next to Toba Batak family homes, on top of hills and near the lake. 259 more words