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Kilimanjaro from a distance.

How Do I Climb Kilimanjaro?

With a high success rate, gorgeous views and guaranteed adventure, summiting Kilimanjaro remains one of the most popular things to do in East Africa. However,...

Bali's Mount Agung erupting seen from Pura Lempuyang by Brian Crawford.

Where to Get the Best Views of Bali’s Volcano

There are a few natural phenomena that truly impress: total eclipses, calving glaciers, avalanches, tornadoes and, yes, erupting volcanoes. Back in November, we were lucky...

“No Selfie” Signs Are a Thing Now

Indonesia as a nation is not known for its vigorous approach to health and safety. Over years exploring the country, I’ve seen motorbikes carry five...