Indonesia

My Indonesia-Australia relationship

Tomorrow night, screamy ranty Q&A will be broadcast live from Jakarta, though it will probably be more polite than usual and hopefully...

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Makan dulu.

People eating at food stalls at the front of Pasar Bringharjo, Jl Malioboro, Yogyakarta....

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Flowers from Cikini

A few weeks back, I went for a walk to Cikini flower market (near Cikini train station), where I bought these beautiful blooms. I then went...

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Water palace, Yogyakarta (again!)

I’ve been to Taman Sari (the water palace) in Yogya so many times now I could barely be stuffed to even use my camera. But it is a...

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Becak life

A becak in the streets of Yogyakarta. Riding a becak is a pretty cool way to travel – so relaxing, such a nice pace....

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The watch tower

Young people sit in the window ledge of an old building in the Keraton area, Yogyakarta....

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Cagey

Bird cages on the street in Yogyakarta....

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Macet & banjir

Macet dan banjir: the Jakarta wet season story. There ain’t nothing like wading through knee deep dirty sewer water because you...

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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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One small thing about your BlackBerry cameras…

One of the things that drives me absolutely NUTS here is when I catch people taking photos/video of me surreptitiously on their camera...

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Amazing Manadonese food

I haven’t been to Manado yet in my Indonesian travels, but I LOVE the food. So spicy, a little bit bitter in some dishes…...

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Caw-fee (coffee) in Jakarta

Here’s a nice little video by DestinAsian on some of Jakarta’s newer coffee hotspots (Anomoli has been around for a while, but...

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