The sultry air and hazy horizon urged us to sail down the Sunda Strait off of West Java toward an island in the distance, drop anchor in the bay and seek each aquatic adventure between sips of cool Bintangs.
There was a place in the Ninepin Islands, a day‚Äôs sail from Hong Kong, where it was hard to tell where the moon set and sun rose. But that could‚Äôve been the Tsingtaos talking...The horizon line beckons; pack light, trip longer.
Buddha once said, ‚ÄúIt is better to travel well than to arrive.‚Äù After a long trek we arrived at the giant Buddha in Hong Kong, then we turned around and ran. Built in 1996, it‚Äôs more Disneyland than deliverance.¬†
When we hopped on the bikes to ride through the Highlands toward the Isle of Skye, the heaviest rains in a year decided to drop, putting us all in survival mode. Of course, it‚Äôs not a real trip if Nature doesn‚Äôt have her way with you.
On our recent expedition to the jungles of Java, we traversed rice paddies by motorcycle, sailed to surf-soaked islands by yacht, and though we never road a camel‚Ä¶if they were around, you know we would.
Many centuries ago, Buddhist kingdoms once ruled Java, as evidenced in ancient gajah (elephant) temples. A 6-hour long walk to one in particular on Panaitan Island hides the oldest remaining Buddhist shrine in all of Indonesia.
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Every outfitter, journeyman, adventurer, and explorer is inevitably a storyteller. You live it, you breathe it, you tell it. And the best tales require 4-wheel drive. Downshift wisely, avoid pot-holes.