The white book by JooO


My new blog!

Hi guys!

First of all, i would like to say thank you for visiting and being my blog readers. It’s been awesome to have you guys here. Thank you for the inputs and your lovely supports. As much as i want to, unfortunately i don’t have much time to update this blog anymore. But the good news is, you can still follow me on my blog on or Twitter @iamMariza

So, there you go… come visit me on my new blog. Once again, thank you for everything!


Mariza aka JooO – The White Book by JooO.


August 24, 2013 Posted by | Day 1, Food & Beverage Reviews, Info, Internetan Sepuasnya!!!, Tips, Trippin | Leave a comment

Belitung Island

Belitung Island

Belitung Island

How to get there

1. Flight from Jakarta: Batavia Air and Sriwijaya Air. Price range from Rp 450k – Rp 1,2mill (round trip). 45 minutes flight.  Soekarno-Hatta Airport Tax Rp40k, Tanjung Pandan Airport Tax Rp 11k.

2. from Jakarta take PELNI Ship (only goes there once in two weeks). 24h ride. around Rp 150k(oneway)

3. from Bangka Island, take fast boat (KM Bahari) to Belitung Island. Goes there once everyday. 4h. around Rp 170k (one way).

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June 2, 2009 Posted by | Accomodations, Info, Tips, Trippin | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Itinerary Java-Bali-Lombok

Here’s the highlights of each city.

Jakarta (1-2 Days). (the melting pot of Indonesia): Monas, Kota (Old Jakarta), the nightlife in Jakarta or coffee and tea with Jakarta CSers (we are the main attractions…lol)
then take 2-3 hours trip (by car,shuttle bus, bus, train to Bandung)

Bandung (2-3 Days): Kawah Putih Ciwidey (White Crater), Tangkuban Perahu (Crater). dont forget to try the food here(Surabi Enhaii, Roemah Nenek, any Es Duren/Durian Ice Cream in Jalan Riau, Nasi Timbel Dago). lots of Fashion Factory Outlets here; if you are looking for branded clothes with cheap price, check the clothes before you buy)
optional (6 hours from Bandung by bus): Pangandaran Beach, Green Canyon(my fave), Batu Karas.
take a morning train to Yogyakarta (9 hours)

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March 12, 2009 Posted by | Info, Tips | 1 Comment

What i know about Gili Trawangan, Lombok

how to get there (Gili Trawangan) from Kuta, Bali:
1. from Kuta take rent a car cost about Rp 350.000/car, fit for 8 persons, go to Padang Bai Harbor. around 90 minutes ride. or take public transportation (minivan/elf) Kuta-Tegal-Ubung-Batubulan-Klungkung-Padang bai cost around Rp 30.000 in total, takes about 3-4 hours.
2. take the ferry from Padang Bai to Lembar cost Rp 31.500, about 4 hours traveling.
3. take Bemo from the port (Lembar) to Sweta, Mataram. maybe cost around Rp 10.000, 1 hour ride.* or take mini van from lembar-cakra (Rp 10.000)-pemenang(Rp 8.000) then walk or take cidomo to the port to get the boat to Gili Trawangan (skip step 4), takes about 2 hours.
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February 12, 2009 Posted by | Info, Tips, Trippin | , , , , , , , | 5 Comments