Mount Rinjani, Lombok Photograph by Yew Pin Chuah It was a five-day hike to Mount Rinjani in Lombok, Indonesia. It is an active volcano and its "new mountain" is progressively growing due to its ongoing eruption.
Komodo is one of the islands that make up the Republic of Indonesia. The island is particularly notable as the natural habitat of the Komodo Dragon, the largest lizard on earth and consequently named after the island.
Part of my heart belongs in Gili Meno off Lombok Island, Indonesia. There are no cars on this tiny island, just a dirt path serviced by a handful of horsedrawn cidomo, and everything about it oozes paradise.