#2292 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (Part VII: Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Bali 3. Part II: Bali 4. Part III: The Flights to/from Labuan Bajo 5. Part IV: Labuan Bajo 6. Part V: The Komodo National Park (1) 7. Part VI: The Komodo National Park (2) 8. Part VII:…

#2281 – 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia (Part II: Bali)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2019 Spring Trip to SE Asia series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Bali 3. Part II: Bali 4. Part III: The Flights to/from Labuan Bajo 5. Part IV: Labuan Bajo 6. Part V: The Komodo National Park (1) 7. Part VI: The Komodo National Park (2) 8. Part VII:…

#2190 – The Big Three Oh Trip (Part VI: Washington, D.C.)

ENGLISH Posts in the Big Three Oh Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: The Flights Drama 3. Part II: Premium Economy to New York 4. Part III: New York 5. Part IV: The 2018 US Open 6. Part V: New York Attractions 7. Part VI: Washington D.C. 8. Part VII: The National Mall 9….

#2032 – November 2017 Indonesia Trip (Part III: Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the November 2017 Indonesia Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Getting to Indonesia 3. Part II: Jakarta 4. Part III: Yogyakarta 5. Part IV: The Wedding 6. Part V: Solo 7. Part VI: Back to Europe The Weather Situation With the trip taking place in November, I knew that weather-wise it…

#1933 – Photo Tales (41)

ENGLISH Photo #91 Some time ago when I was grocery shopping, I spotted the following sweet soysauce at one of the racks. Okay, you probably need to speak Indonesian to understand why I bothered to take the photo (because it was quite funny in some ways 😛 ). You see, it was soysauce by “Perusahaan…

#1871 – 2016 Year End Trip (Part V: The Food in Yogyakarta)

ENGLISH Posts in the 2016 Year End Trip series: 1. Introduction 2. Part I: Amsterdam to Rome to Shanghai 3. Part II: Shanghai to Bali 4. Part III: Bali 5. Part IV: Yogyakarta 6. Part V: The Food in Yogyakarta 7. Part VI: Yogyakarta to Bali to Shanghai 8. Part VII: Shanghai to Paris to…

#1858 – Some Stuffs from Indonesia

ENGLISH It has been almost two weeks since my year end trip to Indonesia started. So here are a few stuffs/thoughts I encountered during these two weeks in the country: 1. Slow internet connection Especially in the first week, I had to correspondence with a publisher in the Netherlands to print my books (read: PhD dissertations;…

#1847 – International Food

ENGLISH In this day and age, it is not very uncommon to live somewhere and eat something originating from another country/culture, especially if we live in a big urban city/area. The geographical boundary has become less of a constraint nowadays for this to occur; and (modern) people, at least based on my observation, seem to embrace…