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Tag: "travel tips"

  • 5 Items that Can Dress Up Your Travels

    14 August 2012  •   •  2 comments

    We won’t deny it. We’re girls that like to dress up and we take it on the road with us. We’re not crazy about how we look, but we enjoy a little color and accessories in our lives, especially when they make our travel photos even more funz Isn’t that how you’d like to remember Read More

  • Travel Tips for the 9-5 Workers

    7 February 2012  •   •  2 comments


    2 years working as a freelancer gave me the luxury to travel longer than most Indonesians and I didn’t have to worry about going on trips on weekdays as long as I managed my deadlines right. But now that I’m back in the 9-5 – or so it should be – work force from Monday to Friday, I’m missing the chance to just go on what days and how long I want. But the show must go on! I mean, the trips still have to be done!

     

  • Learn the Local Lingo

    17 November 2011  •   •  0 comment


    I’ve met a few foreign travelers while roaming Indonesia and from these encounters I’ve realize the importance of travelers knowing a few local words. Not only does it help communication of information, it also helps bridge emotional connection with the locals. To the least, your effort in trying to spreken the lingo will bring a smile to the native. “Nice try, buster!” they’ll think.

  • Need a Fix? Get Local and Survive Indonesia!

    29 March 2011  •   •  0 comment

    Alright, so you’re far from home, you’re traveling, and you happen to be Indonesia. Welcome! It’s great to have you here! We hope you will enjoy your stay. We know most of the time it won’t be easy to survive this weird archipelago. Hey, we’re barely surviving it ourselves khehehe…! It is truly a country not for the faint hearted. But once you get to the core of it, and survived, you surely have had an experience of a lifetime!

  • I Too Speak Language – Learn Indonesian Language

    18 January 2011  •   •  4 comments

    I’m just a bit itchy about a few things on the Indonesian language. I often encounter this while meeting foreigners, watching travel channels, read travel guides, and features about Indonesia, and can I just say…

    Bahasa = Language

  • Haggling Tips in Indonesia – Cheaper, Please?

    24 October 2010  •   •  0 comment

    What is the best things about shopping in a market? Haggling! Yes people, it is the joy of getting away with the economy principle of ‘maximum benefits for minimum price’. It ‘s an activity that streaches from ‘to become friends with the seller’ all the way to blackmail the seller to get the price you want muahahaha…