Pulau Pramuka VS Pulau Harapan, Which was Better?

HELLO 2015!

Guess what? I haven’t posted ANYTHING since 2014!! Where have I been? What did I do? Let’s skip that part. I’ll just write something I have in mind before it flew away. This is about my trips to the beaches in Kepulauan Seribu, DKI Jakarta Province, Indonesia.

So in the beginning of this year (on January), I went to Kepulauan Seribu with my friends. And again, in the middle of this year (on July), I went to Kepulauan Seribu. But this time, it was with family. Although the destination was the same, but they were a COMPLETELY different package.

Let’s say the the two trips was like “KOPER VS RANSEL” in Bahasa. My 1st trip (Let’s call it “Ransel“) was a cost-efficient one. On the other hand, my 2nd trip (Let’s call it “Koper“) was a quality-optimizing one. Cost and quality was always a trade-off, you know.


Look, it’s not like I’m a beach-expert. I’m not the kind of girl who needs Vitamin SEA every once in a while. But since I’ve experienced these two similar-but-not-the-same trips, I feel like comparing and sharing it to the people. So here we go:

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Newly Uncovered Little Paradise in Indonesia: SAWARNA BEACH

Indonesia has a extremely large number of islands. Therefore people can find beaches easily. Kuta Beach in Bali, for example. It is very famous worldwide. Well you see, this Sawarna Beach… I’ve never even heard of it, since i was born!

In June 2014 (yep, Summer!, red), when my big family in Jakarta (Jakarta is the capital city of Indonesia, red.) asked me to join the 7-hour car trip to that beach (in Banten Province), i was unwilling about the forever-sitting-inside-the-car thing. But then they guaranteed that the beach was so beautiful that it is worth the carsick. Oh really? How beautiful? Continue reading “Newly Uncovered Little Paradise in Indonesia: SAWARNA BEACH”