Even though this is still the start of the year, our already packed schedules and the already even more packed roads of Jakarta, make us still yearn for that getaway trip from the city that would re-charge us again. No need to go overseas to far-away places, these gems that are located in our very own beloved country will definitely fit the bill. Feast on your eyes on the gorgeous views of these resorts around Indonesia, and put them on your bucket list of next destinations!
Located in the heartland of Central Java, this striking resort that overlooks the Borobudur Temple is one of the most coveted hidden gems in Indonesia. Staying true to its namesake that in Javanese means ‘a peaceful soul’, Amanjiwo rests within a natural amphitheater; the Menoreh Hills that rise up and no less than four volcano mountains. Not only will visitors will be able to find serenity in this scenic resort, they will also get to immerse themselves in the unique and authentic Javanese culture with organized trips to ceremonies, temples, and antique shops.
The Komodo Islands in Labuan Bajo, Flores lately has been the vacation go-to place for those that are looking for that beach experience in places other than Bali or the Gili islands. The Plataran Komodo resort is definitely the perfect place to stay when going to the Komodo Islands. Their villas that are placed right on the beach, will most definitely make you never want to leave.
Tucked away in the remote and scenic island of Sumba, Nihiwatu, that was recently improved after being acquired by visionary and brand-building American entrepreneur, J. Christopher Burch; has been transformed to be one of the most exclusive and awe-inducing resorts in Indonesia. With 21 beach-front villas, private beach and private surfing lesson; visitors will also be able to experience the unique culture of Sumba people, and truly enhance our well being by just being there. If this place can’t recharge us for the activities to come, we really don’t know what will!