29 July 2014 — 06:07

Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Attention travel bloggers: Submit your travel posts to Travelog!

Attention travel bloggers: Submit your travel posts to Travelog!

26.01.14 – 12:18 pm Media, Travel
2 Comments

Do you have new travel posts on Indonesian destination/tourism?  Or new updates on your Indonesia travel company/hotel/restaurant/travel agent websites? Submit them to Travelog to get more traffic & exposure! How to use Travelog: Open http://travelog.jakpost.travel/ from your browser. Sign-in. You can choose to sign-in via Facebook, Gmail or Yahoo! Mail. Insert the link you want to share in the ...


@pulkam: Indonesian experiment on annual Eid exodus with Twitter and Vine

@pulkam: Indonesian experiment on annual Eid exodus with Twitter and Vine

13.08.13 – 8:02 am Culture, Tech, Travel
5 Comments

I was following closely on how a group of Indonesian Twitter users using micro-video Vine to share their experience during their trip back to their home towns to celebrate this year's Eid al Fitr. The initiative, called @pulkam, has been started since 2009,  and goes more beyond sending tweets and traffic information only. The Daily Social tech ...


Creating global citizens by traveling like a local

Creating global citizens by traveling like a local

25.07.13 – 5:04 pm Travel
No Comments

Similar tourist traps and millions of other tourists on your journey, but no local to be found. Sounds familiar? Often when people are traveling abroad, they simple follow their tourism handbook or go with the maps the hotel gave them. In this way, tourists surely get an impression of a city, but not of the ...


Pinterest secret: Grassroots marketing!

Pinterest secret: Grassroots marketing!

22.10.12 – 12:16 pm Media, Travel
2 Comments

Pinterest, that allows you to organize and share all the beautiful things you find on the web, is now the third-largest source of referral traffic on the Internet. What's the secret behind Pinterest's success? According to CEO Ben Silbermann, it's all about marketing --mostly grassroots marketing. Not engineering or better algorithms. So Pinterest started to have meet-ups ...


Indonesia’s love affair with instant noodle

Indonesia’s love affair with instant noodle

23.03.12 – 7:29 pm Travel
9 Comments

Did you know instant noodles is one of most popular foods in Indonesia? Most of them can be found at any inconvenience stores or even street vendors in the country. Yeah, every where. According to Hans Lienesch, an instant noodle reviewer through his popular culinary website called SeriousEats, three instant noodle brands from Indonesia are among ...


Wego launches Indonesian site

Wego launches Indonesian site

06.12.11 – 10:49 am Travel
No Comments

Wego, a travel search engine, just launched its Indonesia site www.wego.co.id officially. According to Graham Hills, General Manager - Indonesia, there are some facts that Indonesian people loves traveling, not only for business and leisure, but also for some cultural and religious events. Congrats Wego for this launch! Congrats Graham!   PRESS RELEASE Indonesian Travellers Enjoy The Ultimate Search ...


Using BlackBerry in Bangkok

Using BlackBerry in Bangkok

07.09.11 – 6:38 pm Tech, Travel
7 Comments

Besides Indonesia, Thailand is another Southeast Asian country which has potential market for BlackBerry smart-phones and services. BlackBerry has even dominated Thai smartphone market so far. Why is BlackBerry so popular in Thailand? As quoted by Bangkok Post, Gregory Wade, Managing Director of Research in Motion, South East Asia explained that: First was social media. Thailand has ...


10 Asia blogs you’ll love

10 Asia blogs you’ll love

28.12.10 – 12:00 pm Featured, Nature, Travel
2 Comments

If you love everything -- traveling, culinary, life, photography, nature etc -- about Asia,  you'll love these 10 Asian blogs, thanks to Traveling Greener for the list. I even can't pick the best one among them! All is great! :-D 1. My Several Worlds 2. Asian Ramblings 3. EatingAsia 4. Unearthing Asia 5. Mike’s Blender 6. Jamie Sinz 7. Annamatic 8. Stickyrice 9. ...


Share your pictures to Get Lost in Indonesia

Share your pictures to Get Lost in Indonesia

07.11.10 – 9:19 pm Travel
2 Comments

This is another great example on how to use "user generated" approach to produce contents and engage new community. "Get lost in Indonesia" (GLii) project started to use Facebook page to invite users to share their travel pictures and stories. At least 4,000 pictures have been uploaded so far! “We would like to believe that God ...


Home sweet home!

Home sweet home!

21.04.10 – 12:44 pm Travel
5 Comments

Just arrived at the Soekarno Hatta airport safely last night, thanks God -- finally I returned back to Jakarta after three days stranded in Frankfurt (well, I have a hotel, instead of waiting and sleeping at the airport...). On Monday afternoon, around 5 pm, the good news has come: Lufthansa will resume flight ...


Germany allowed some flights to resume, report says

19.04.10 – 3:28 am Travel
1 Comment

Major airlines just carried out succesful test flight on Sunday and found no damage related to the volcanic's ash. Germany allowed some flights to resume --hopefully it also included long distant flights like mine. Another good news: airports in northern Spain - including Barcelona - reopened yesterday.  Is it safe to fly yet? Airline officials and ...


(Still not) Up in the air

(Still not) Up in the air

17.04.10 – 7:23 am Travel
5 Comments

Despite I already noticed on Friday morning that there's a problem on air traffic across Europe, I was still expecting that my flights won't affected. Initally, I will fly up from Berlin to Frankfurt by LH 0197 at the late afternoon and by LH 0778 from Frankfurt to Jakarta via Singapore at ...



Page 1 of 212



  • STATS






UA-12782528-1