Bandung is the capital of West Java province in In Indonesia. Bandung made up of 2 municipalities and 38 districts, making it Indonesia’s 2nd largest metropolitan area . Bandung has cooler temperatures year-round than most other Indonesian cities. The city lies on a river basin surrounded by volcanic mountains.
Day 1 -This was a terrible traffic jam day, how heavy of the traffic jam? ok i give u some idea. i got 9 Latini candy for my Pokemon, from airport to Hotel, not more than 30km but it took 3 hrs. this was causes by raining season, some of the place was flooded.
Jalan Cihampelas No. 160, Cipaganti, Coblong, Bandung, Kota Bandung, Jawa Barat 40131, Indonesia
Finally arrived Sensa Hotel, this Hotel are very strategic and convenience. Shopping center just besides the hotel and the famous shopping district is around corner too.
Es Teler 77 Resto
Resto 77 – Cihampelas Walk BDO Lantai Dasar / Young Street Unit SG-11, JL., Cihampelas, No. 160, Kota Bandung, Jawa Barat 40131, Indonesia
we took our luch near by, and this restaurant was highly Commanded by Jenny. i love Chocolate Avocado so much, we was just on Avocado season, and the fruit was so great. by the way, you able to enjoy a cheap avocado in Bandung. the traditional Ayam penyak Sudanese food look really attractive.and the rice well wrapped with Banana leaf. After a great lunch, we was continue our journey.
Transfer to Saung Angklung Udjo :The show about Angklung game, traditional dances and puppet show.
The bamboo music is so nice to hear, the instrument bamboo music in Indonesia the called “Angklung”. In saung angklung Udjo we can watch angklung performance and traditional dance. moreover we can learnt how to play angklung too.
This was fun night, i end with dance with the dancer.
We went for diner after that, one of the best Sundanese restaurant in Bandung, even the president of Indonesia came this restaurant for diner.
Jl Dr. Djunjunan No.63, Pamoyanan, Cicendo, Kota Bandung , Jawa Barat 40242
One day Dayang Sumbi wanted to have deer’s heart so she asked Sangkuriang to hunt for a deer. Then Sangkuriang went to the wood with his arrow and his faithful dog Tumang. But after several days in the wood Sangkuriang could not find any deer. They were all disappeared. He did not want to disappoint her mother so he killed Tumang and he gave Tumang’s heart to his mother. The mother cooked the deer hart and found very delicious, so she want Sangkuriang to hurt another deer. Sangkuriang told his mother the true, this was Tumang heart. when Dayang Sumbi knew that it was Tumang’s heart. She was so angry that she could not control her emotion. She hit Sangkuriang at his head. Sangkuriang was wounded. There was a scar in his head. She also repelled her son. Sangkuriang left her mother in sadness.
Many years passed and Sangkuriang became a strong young man. He wandered everywhere. One day he arrived at his own village but he did not realized it. There he met Dayang Sumbi. Both of them did not know each other. So they fell in love and then they decided to marry.
But then Dayang Sumbi recognized a scar on his Sangkuriang’s head. She knew that Sangkuriang was his son. It was impossible for them to marry. She told him but he did not believe her. He wished that they marry soon. So Dayang Sumbi gave a very difficult condition. She wanted Sangkuriang to build a lake and a boat in one night! She said she needed that for honeymoon.
Sangkuriang agreed. By midnight he had finished the lake by building a dam in Citarum river. Then he started building the boat. It was almost dawn when he nearly finished it. Dayang Sumbi fire for whole stuff.
Sangkuriang was very angry. He kicked the boat. Then the boat turned out to be Mount Tangkuban Perahu. It means boat upside down. From a distant it looks like a boat upside down
Overall with nice scenery, and we took a lot of picture here.
we walk for 1hrs to look for Dayang Sumbi Holy water, if people bath with the holy water, will not turn old. so we must go to look for it.
Transfer to Remandian Air Panas sari ater A very popular spot for local and tourists alike,the natual hot spring.
we had refreshing and had therapeutic healing element for sore and tired feet and body.
Day 3 Journey to Kawah Putih
Kawah Putih is a striking crater lake and tourist spot in a volcanic crater
Kawah Putih is a striking crater lake and tourist spot in a volcanic crater about 50 km south of Bandung in West Java in Indonesia. Kawah Putih lake is one of the two craters which make up Mount Patuha, an andesitic stratovolcano
i took picture under very strong sulfur smile.
Kawah Putih’s waters turns milky white to white green, depending on the amount of sunlight present. The high sulfur content of the lake has leeched the color off the soil around it, making for a very picturesque view.
Situ Patenggang Love Stone, and Patenggang lake, a natural beauty of Bandung
The view around this island is really beautiful. It’s the perfect place for lover, of course. But also the perfect place to make great photos.
Day 4 Time to back for lovely home
07.00 : Morning Call
This was our breakfast buffer in Sensa hotel, the spread really awesome, you able to find western and traditional cuisine here. they really care
for the taste bud of guests, and i really enjoy a great and abundance breakfast at Sensa hotel.
the last stop of this journey was Kartika Sari, which is a famous cake bakery shop in Bandung, if you are Kuih Lapis lover, you need can drop by and grab one home. i m sure you will not regret it .
If you come to Bandung, don’t forget to do a great massage in Zen Sukajadi, the price is goods and the wonder skill :-
Zen Sukajadi Bandung