UrbanLegends: Simon Proudman and Yogjakarta
Simon Proudman is an Australian travel blogger whose passion lies with far flung places, so that’s what he named his blog! From Papua New Guinea to Turkmenistan, Simon has seen parts of the globe that many of us have only heard of.
He has a travel addiction, loves history, active volcanoes, music and local food and beer. His travels to obscure parts of the world are detailed in his blog, www.farflungplaces.net. He has also published an Amazon bestseller about his journeys around Turkemenisatan, and is writing a new book about Vanuatu.
What is your favourite city in the world, and why?
When did you first visit the city, and what was your experience like?
2014, I was welcomed with an earthquake that shook me from side to side in my bed.