• A Picnic at Tanah Kusir Cemetery With Trinity Traveler

    5 June 2019

    Once upon a weekend, I went to the home of Trinity Traveler, the first Indonesian travel blogger. She was in town, a rare occasion, and wasn’t traveling anytime soon. I made my way to her house addr ...
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  • Sumber Alam, Garut – Where Cold Water Is Scarce

    12 April 2019

    Born and raised in Bandung, with a temperature ranging between 9-25 degrees Celcius, my body hasn’t gotten used to cold weather. Hot showers used to be my saviour. So you can imagine how I heard hea ...
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  • Papandayan Mountain, Climbing Yet Again

    22 March 2019

    Saying ‘never’ to climbing mountains when living in the ring of fire is truly a dumb thing to do. Although I despise dragging my ass up an elevated terrain, it is bound to happen because there are ...
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  • The Fancy and Family Friendly Hotel Tentrem, Yogyakarta

    27 February 2019

    As I mentioned in the post about Yats Colony hotel, I had spent a night at Hotel Tentrem the previous night. This five-star hotel designed in a sophisticated modern Colonial style exudes luxury from ...
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  • Yats Colony Hotel Yogyakarta

    2 February 2019

    Yats Colony hotel in Yogyakarta has been around for a few years. I had been wanting to stay there because it looks so cute in photos. But I had only the chance to dine in the Yats Colony restaurant in ...
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  • Arborea Café, a Modern Café in Jakarta’s City Forest

    8 January 2019

    Quirky buildings often attract me, like Arborea Cafe. On a sunny morning after I went live on air on TVRI to talk about travel sketching, I visited this place which is nearby in Senayan area. Modern ...
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  • Traveling to Puncak – How Drinking Milk Affects My Travels

    28 November 2018

    I might be a cow in the past life. My current life is a little too close to cows compared to others. How? Well, my real name is Murni, which translates to ‘pure’ and, in Indonesia, is awfully clos ...
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  • This Might Be the Cheapest Hostel in Yogyakarta, But It’s Actually Priceless

    14 March 2018

    Every single person working in tourism is actually a key player in the industry including Anes, owner of Yez Yez Yez All Good Hostel in Yogyakarta. Placing a very low price for his ‘capsule’ rooms ...
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  • Trusting The Drag Queens to Cheer Me Up – Cabaret Show in Yogyakarta

    8 March 2018

    I would have never guessed that a woman in a Javanese ‘kebaya’, batik sarong, and a ‘sanggul’—traditional Javanese hairdo—would be able to do a cartwheel, land on a split, and slid herself ...
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  • Toko Buku Djawa and Rambles Over Coffee

    12 January 2018

    I think I like this place a little more than I should. For various reasons. It’s about ‘Toko Buku Djawa’ bookshop and my one-time experience having coffee there. One time? That’s it? And I’m ...
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