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  • Coming Home to Bandung’s Creative Community

    15 March 2014  •   •  3 comments

      “One thing I miss about living in Bandung is the creative atmosphere. Almost every chat ends in an idea to create something. Your friend already had an idea for an app of Bandung night heritage trail,” I explained to Arif Rahman, a prominent Indonesian travel blogger while we were cruising with the new Nissan Read More

  • Daydreaming at Cottonwood Bed & Breakfast – Bandung, West Java

    11 November 2013  •   •  7 comments

    I have written about a number of accommodations that I really, really like. I even love a few of them.  But so far, perhaps only one or two that have gotten me to actually want to live there. The most recent one is the Cottonwood Bed & Breakfast in Bandung. Why? Simply because of the Read More

  • Expectedly Feast at Feast Restaurant, Sheraton Hotel Bandung.

    17 July 2013  •   •  0 comment

    Traveled on May 2013 Pomelo is the largest orange in its family and similar to the grapefruit. It’s usually pale greenish yellow outside and with pink pale flesh when ripe. It’s pretty big, reaching the size of a small melon. Although most Indonesians know this fruit, pomelo isn’t the easiest thing to find being seasonal. Read More

  • Beautifully Bent

    2 November 2012  •   •  0 comment

      It took us some time to figure out how we can participate in this weeks #FriFotos theme: curve. First thing that came to mind are extreme curved structure or aurora pics at the poles to really divine curves. Ah, a dream. But in the mean time, we didn’t look very far for bended lines. Read More

  • The Spirit of Eidul Fitri – Friday Photo

    24 August 2012  •   •  0 comment

      Finally, the fasting month is over! We celebrated Eidul Fitri, ate, and regained all that weight lost in a month. Maybe add a few while we’re at it. By the end of the month we celebrate with a prayer of which we can see a lot of happy people gathered with their family and Read More

  • Monday Photo – Admiring Art Deco in Bandung

    20 August 2012  •   •  0 comment

    Being old doesn’t mean outdated. Braga and Asia Afrika streets are packed with buildings with art deco style in Bandung, a style that reached its peak in the 1920s, and still admired by many – including moi ­- until today. One of them that still functions as it was back then and being in good Read More

  • Monday Photo – Strawberry Garden in Lembang, West Java

    30 July 2012  •   •  0 comment

    These cutesy bright red fruits might be something regular to those of you from the colder side of hemisphere. But to us tropical beings, strawberries as well other berries are quite rarely found in our daily lives, hence they are special. Visiting Lembang, the highland only half an hour drive from Bandung, can be very Read More

  • Monday Photo – Watching Mwathirika Puppet Show in Bandung

    17 June 2012  •   •  0 comment

    One of my favorite things to do when traveling is to see some artistic performances. Last weekend, I went to Bandung mainly to see this puppet show performed by Paper Moon puppet theater from Yogyakarta, the show is called “Mwathirika”. It was artistically awesome as it was a tear-jerker, with the theme about victims of the communist movement in 1965 in Indonesia. The title itself came from Swahili language means ‘victim’.

  • Bandung City – My Personal Favorites

    12 October 2011  •   •  0 comment

    One Saturday morning I woke up and out of nowhere a light bulb lit in my head. I thought, ‘Hey, why not I make a list of things and places I love most in Bandung?’ I took my laptop to the living room, slid open the balcony door, dragged my bean bag chair to the doorway and prepared a glass of milk.  And here’s the outcome of the productive Saturday morning in a rarely cool weather of Jakarta.

    My favorite places to eat

  • Friday Photo – Gedung Sate, Lit Up

    22 September 2011  •   •  0 comment

    Remember this and this?