Indonesia is a great destination - very rich in culture and with a welcoming people.
Of course, there are the usual issues any traveller faces - petty theft among them.
It is a developing nation so infrastructure is not always great, consequently natural phenomenon can have severe effects, and it pays to be culturally sensitive in your dealings as a guest in the country.
You can get lots of information about all of that in our travel smarter section:
best of luck and have a great trip.
Phil at the safety hub almost 5 years ago
Your problem if you going to public place sometime pick pocket ( but not many), as long as you not using or selling drugs, Indonesian government and Indonesian people will nice to you almost 5 years agoAnswered by Fina via WorldNomads.com