Amanjiwo Java Indonesia Borobudur Temple

Java | Amanjiwo

May 09, 2023

Today we’re taking you on a journey to the mystical land of Java, in Indonesia.

I’m joined by Jann Hess, the General Manager of Amanjiwo, who’ll give us a glimpse into the breathtaking landscapes, cultural heritage, and spiritual energy of the island. Nestled in the heart of Central Java, Amanjiwo is surrounded by ancient temples, lush rice paddies, and beautiful mountains that all work together to invoke a sense of awe. 

Jann and I discuss the complex history and culture of the island, spiritual experiences you can have while visiting, and of course the amazing Javanese cuisine. 

So sit back, relax, and enjoy this captivating episode of Luxury Travel Insider



Listen to hear:

  • 03:09 – About Jann’s favorite spot in Java

  • 06:30 – What drew him to Indonesia, and Java in particular

  • 08:16 – How the history shaped the local culture

  • 10:31 – Why the layering of the region is so unique

  • 15:48 – What the reasons for visiting Java are

  • 18:18 – About the cultural traits and traditions here

  • 22:09 – Why Amanjiwo reflects the energy of the island

  • 27:04 – How the property contributes to sustainability

  • 30:08 – What activities can guests enjoy here

  • 32:20 – About the spiritual and life-changing experiences

  • 34:49 – About Jann’s favorite choices in Java

  • 41:28 – What you will learn about the world after visiting Java and Amanjiwo

Listener Exclusive Amenities

Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability

Daily breakfast for up to two guests per bedroom

$100 USD equivalent Food & Beverage credit to be utilized during stay (not combinable, not valid on room rate, no cash value if not redeemed in full)

Early Check-In / Late Check-Out, subject to availability

Complimentary Wi-Fi

A beautiful unisex bracelet handcrafted in the community blessed by the monks of Borobudur 


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