Tag Archives: Indonesia

All Ok

I received news on Tuesday morning that my friends in Yogyakarta are safe. They have had some minor damage to their house but apart from that all is good. I meant to actually blog that on Tuesday but then I … Continue reading

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Yogyakarta Earthquake

I am increasingly concerned about the safety of some of my friends from the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta in central Java as I have been unable to contact them. My friends cellular telephone rang out when I tried to call, … Continue reading

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Indonesia – Afterthoughts

A little over a week later and terrorists bombed restaurants around some tourist areas saddened me beyond belief but has not shaken my love of that country. I fully intend to go back there one day. Two months after the … Continue reading

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Indonesia – Day three

14 September I got picked up a little earlier today, but most of the morning was lost by me trying to find a place to cash my AmEx travellers cheques. They are in Australian dollars, which turns out to be … Continue reading

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Thursday Challenge – Golden

This page is archived from a static page – some links may not work Ornamental frontage to a carriage at Kraton (the Sultans palace). Yogyakarta, Indonesia

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Bali Again

This page is archived from a static page – some links may not work There is a greeting used in Islamic parts of Indonesia. It is the Arabic assalamualaikum, it means “peace be on you”. This is the true meaning … Continue reading

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Photo Friday – Burn

This page is archived from a static page – some links may not work The monkey sets fire to the village in his escape. The close of the first act of the Ramayana ballet. Preformed outside the Prambanan temple, Yogyakarta … Continue reading

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Corby II

This page is archived from a static page – some links may not work “Inaction is a weapon of mass destruction” Faithless – Mass Destruction If you see something that you know is not right, and you don’t do anything … Continue reading

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Corby

This page is archived from a static page – some links may not work English – I have never been so embarrassed to be Australian as I was last night. As part of my interest in learning the Indonesian language … Continue reading

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