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From Mysterious Tale of Sigale-gale to Unique Tombs of the Kings - SAMOSIR ISLAND

Finally!! After busy and tiring weeks, I have time to continue this writing.

From my hotel which is located in Prapat, It took about half an hour to reach the Samosir Island by boat. 1,180 more words


Samosir Island

Look Back

Today is Sunday 21 June and L’s still here!  I was up at 6.15am to help her get ready and see her off into her taxi.   901 more words

Look Back / Look Forward

Berestagi to Samosir Island

Look Back

Today is  Saturday 20 June and I actually saw the volcano erupt today!  We got up, I had a little lie in (oops!) and so I wolfed down my breakfast and ran onto the bus.   956 more words

Look Back / Look Forward

Siallagan King Grave; it is about Punishment.

In North Sumatera, we can see many megalithic stones. My friends and I have an opportunity to visit one of them. We visited Huta Siallagan – Siallagan Village- at Ambarita Village, Simanindo, Samosir Island. 416 more words


Wild Sumatra

I have now started my 1-month discovery of Indonesia, where I will be going through the islands of Sumatra, Java, Bali, and hopefully Lombok. The trip started in Medan, one of the biggest cities in the country and located in the north of Sumatra. 2,470 more words


Samosir Island... An Island Within An Island

A friend had once asked me, “If you could retire anywhere in the world, where would it be?’ I thought it was an odd question given the fact we were still edging towards our big 3-0, but I entertained her anyway and rattled off exotic places I had never even visited.  1,218 more words

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Samosir Island

SAMOSIR ISLAND is a large volcanic island in Lake Toba, located in the north of the island of Sumatra, in Indonesia.  Administratively, SAMOSIR ISLAND is governed within SAMOSIR REGENCY. 288 more words