Java is an exotic mix of old and new.
This unspoilt haven for surfers with a thriving local culture also happens to be home to the best hotel in the world.
Forget your preconceptions about Indonesia's service and efficiency.
Capella Ubud is a luxurious new stay that offers exclusive insights into ancient traditions and everyday life in Bali.
"Old Batavia" not only still exists, much of it has has been beautifully restored.
Nusa Lembongan is known for its surf breaks and turquoise waters.
Everyone's excited about Nusa Dua's cool new beachfront-bar vibe.
It's a smokey, heady scent that fills the Indonesian air; a combination of tropical fruits, grilled chicken, or smokey motorbikes as they roar down the street. While farmers in conical hats work their picturesque rice fields, women sashay through markets in batik sarongs. Outside the cities, gamelan music tinkers from ancient temples, and old forests hum with sounds from exotic critters.