Jakarta escapes

Cagey

Bird cages on the street in Yogyakarta....

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Seminyak eats (plus a few Ubud notes)

Seminyak is known as a dining destination and there is obviously good reason for that. So many places to choose from! Check out my blinging...

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Where I am now.

Right now, I’m in Bogor. This was where I was supposed to be anyway before things didn’t work out and then they ended up...

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Babi guling tacos

I love Mexican food (hold the avocado… it is the one thing I seem to be allergic to). I also love babi guling (roast pig) Bali-style....

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Great places to eat in Ubud

So, I’m in Ubud, Bali, at the moment, taking a short break from life in Timor-Leste. There are quite a few exciting things here for...

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Touring the Sidoarjo Mudflow Site

Last year, I went out and toured the Lapindo mudflow in Sidoarjo, East Java.  However, I only ever ended up writing this one blog post...

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Bali dancers

Sometimes when I’m searching through stuff or just daydreaming, I think about a cool photo I haven’t posted on my blog. One of...

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Yogyakarta travel guide

A bird in a cage at Yogyakarta’s historic bird market Remember I spent a few weeks kicking around in Yogyakarta, Central Java,...

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Street Kitchen, Solo

A street vendor selling mie ayam noodles in Solo, Central Java, near the Karaton. Right behind the fence there was a paddock full of...

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A typical Indonesian museum display

Historic painting of a man.  Historic painting of a woman.  Animal skull? Items on display at the Keraton, Solo, Central Java. This...

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Remembering

A tsunami memorial in downtown Banda Aceh, consisting of rainbow coloured poles on an empty block of land. View arriving by boat into the...

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Wet Coconut Cakes

These locally made “KM 0 wet coconut cakes” were on the tables at a little eatery in Ipoih, Pulau Weh. Though a soggy cake...

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