Seems that this post is not the first story related to sunrise. Why did I experience and write more sunrise rather than sunset?
This is a review to the unique 35mm Adox Color Implosion and Revolog Kolor 200 films I used during my trip to Sumba island in East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia.
Ria Rio – happiness from the water. That is just my personal perception while looking for the meaning of Ria Rio reservoir’s name. ‘Ria’ in Indonesian language literally means ‘being happy’ … Continue reading
The three Gili Islands on the northern side of Lombok may be more popular, but there is actually much more to explore in Lombok. If you are looking for a … Continue reading
Taman Safari Bogor recently has a new species that gives you all the more reason to go there, especially if you are looking for a short escape from the Capital. … Continue reading
It was a sudden decision to drive my car from downtown Jakarta to Museum Taman Prasasti in Tanah Abang area, Central Jakarta. Maybe it is a part of our interest … Continue reading
Back to my latest visit to Bali, I got an opportunity to try the Sunday Brunch at Ji Terrace by the SEA in Canggu. Well, I never had any complain while … Continue reading
This year’s birthday trip we had was around Lombok island, West Nusa Tenggara. Gili Meno and the northern side of Lombok were the two regions we visited. Just like my trip … Continue reading
I finally wrote this post about Labuan Cermin lake three months after the trip. As I wrote before at my story about the trip Biduk-biduk in Berau, East Kalimantan, this … Continue reading
Kalijodo in the northern side of Jakarta was not only a red-light district area, but also a dense slum. People used to say that wives would always worry if they … Continue reading
Most people plan their holiday to do their hobbies. Some of them are taking beautiful photographs, while others are doing culinary hunting or souvenir hunting. Visiting so many regions in … Continue reading
“Let’s go to Labuan Cermin, sometime in the near future,” Indah asked me couple months ago, maybe by the end of last year. Labuan Cermin is more popular than Biduk-biduk, … Continue reading
As a Jakarta resident, I always confused if someone asked me any place she/he can visit to have a scenic view in Jakarta or not too far from Jakarta. But … Continue reading
Do the stargazing and astrophotography. Those are the words I always said whenever people asked me what we can do during Nyepi or the Balinese seclusion day in Bali. But … Continue reading
Have I told you that Tegal Wangi beach of Jimbaran is my most favorite beach in Bali? I always astonished by Tegal Wangi and its surroundings. The white sands, golden … Continue reading
Amidst the unstoppable development in Jakarta, there is a small area near Pasar Gaplok (Gaplok Market) at Kramat Pulo in Central Jakarta that is home to ondel-ondel, the icon of … Continue reading
Some people may say that we can’t go back to nature during a short getaway while living in Jakarta. Because we might have to go a little bit outside of … Continue reading
Indonesia is blessed with various kinds of traditional cuisine. Wherever you are, you can expect to find unique yet delicious local dishes to try, including in Bali. The characteristic of … Continue reading
Travel brings power and love back into your life. Years ago, I read that quotation by the Persian Poet Jalal ad-din Muhammad Rumi. These words are known all over the world, and they brought to mind my love of the Borobudur temple, the famous tourist landmark in Central Java.
An ecotourism excursion might not be something you thought of when making plans to explore the capital city of Indonesia. Located 17 kilometer from Soekarno-International airport, you can consider this … Continue reading