Day: November 15, 2013

A Trail To Samosir

The car toward Parapat moved in high speed, crossing the road up and down along the rubber and palm oil plantations. Sometimes I wanted to close my eyes and sleep, but the beauty of the tightly packed rows of trees always made me amazed and realize how rich this country is (with its natural products). As the car passed the hectares of plantations, it started crossing through the forest path and gradually lined on side by dark blue lake surface. Port of Tiga Raja The sky was cloudy when we arrived at the Port of Tiga Raja after that five-hour road trip from Kuala Namu Airport. No need to wait, as we got there, a ferry boat would already soon leave for the island. We immediately boarded, in a minute the boat moved slowly away from the port side to the middle of the lake. As a slight rain started to fall, it did not make me move from the top deck of the boat. The wind was blowing such the balmy breeze, very cool, …