Travel Blogs from Jakarta
"so wake me up when it's all over
when I'm wiser and I'm older
all this time I was finding myself
and I didn't know I was lost"
#Wake me up-avicii
More we are get travel, more we are relaxed to prepare it. After north Sumatra trip that seems performed with sudden preparation, travel to Malaysia less getting started. The Hotel had been sought by my partners on a trip abroad, Rista. While itinerary ...
... are "paste" (cubic zircons etc).. not diamonds/ gemstones.. but with more of the western culture arriving, the malls and high end jewellers do deal in diamonds etc
There is a steady stream of customers to the 6 or so "shops" whilst I am oohing & ahhing..
As Indonesians do after any appointment/ excursion.. it is time for food... hundreds of local Indonesian food shops abound.. in no time..yep, they are that close.. no long ...
... handcarts, rikshas, pedestrians all moving together in a continuous traffic jam. However we still managed to get to the office by taxi and only to get lost occasionally in trying to find the adresses of partner organizations in this megacity.
One project is working on developing a fair bank wiser for Indonesia using the model of the Dutch bankwiser: The BankWiser ...
... Tickets to Yogyakarta purchased for the morning and we were ready for bed once again. As soon as we decided to head back, it began to rain. Not to worry as we were only a few minutes from the hotel. Reaching a major road crossing and the heavens opened biblically. Stranded, and with no coats it was a call between drowning and waiting it out. We chose both… No way could rain this heavy last long, but a frustrating hour later we gave up and trudged home very ...
to be scrupulously followed :
- 4.00 am :
wake up bell
- 4.30 to
6.30 am : free meditation in the hall
- 6.30 :
- 8.00 to
9.00 : meditation with the teacher
to 11.00 : free meditation in the hall
- 11.00 :
to 1.00 pm: questions to the teacher for those who want
pm to ...