ment and situated on the banks of the Brantas river. The place itself is neat and beautifully laid out.
From here the following excursions may be done:
Lake of Wendit. A small lovely lake where boating and swimming may be had. A small hotel stands at its borders. Wendit may be reached from Malang by trap or motor car or else by going by tram to Blimbing and thence by trap to Wendit.
Singosari, about 7 miles from Malang it is a place where some interesting relics of Hindu times are found. One may go there either by motor car or trap or else by steamtam.
Toempang. Like at Singosari, some relics of Hindu times are found here, whilst besides a bathing place Soemberwringin is just near it. One may reach Toempang either by steamtram or else by motor car or trap.
THE KAW1 MOUNTAINS
The three health resorts found in the Kawi Mountains are Songgoriti, Poedjon and Lebak-sari, the first named one being the most known and frequented by travellers. They all are in the
near neighbourhood of Batoe (Sisir) on the slopes of the Ardjoeno Mountains and well known for their beautiful and healthy climate, whilst nice trips may be made from either one of these places. The distance from Malang to these resorts varies from 12 to 16 miles and is mostly traversed by motor car. The road to there is rather picturesque giving fine views on the surrounding country. In the near vicinity of these hotels some hot and cold springs are found whilst from there the following excursions can be done:
To the Falls of Djoban Rondo, which are reached by ascending Mt Panderman. The trip may be done either on foot or on horseback or by sedan chair and takes about 11/2 hours.
To Ngantang. The road leading from one of the Kawi Mountain resorts to Ngantang is one of the most beautiful in Java and a motor ride to that place may be strongly recommended.
It is a picturesque mountain road running through hills and dells with luxurious tropical vegetation on all sides and a rapid mountain stream called the Kali Konto which runs for a while alongside the road, adds to the beauty of the whole. On the way charming falls, those ofIt is a picturesque mountain road running through hills and dells with luxurious tropical vegetation on all sides and a rapid mountain stream called the Kali Konto which runs for a while alongside the road, adds to the beauty of the whole. On the way charming falls, those of