Category: Special Occations

Happy Indonesia Independence Day!

“…Hiduplah tanahku, hiduplah negeriku untuk Indonesia Raya…. Indonesia Raya Merdeka Merdeka, Tanahku Negeriku yang Kucinta…” HUT Dirgahayu Indonesia… Happy Indonesia Independence Day the 71st! Last week, August 17th 2016, we celebrated the Independence day in here. Everywhere is red-white. Many decoration in those two famous colors…

Backpacking : Jakarta – Bus Tour (What You Actually See?)

It was after the Mr Jokowi became the Governor of Jakarta, (He’s the President now), he had one program which was connected to tourism in this city. In the previous post, i posted about Jakarta like some part of Jakarta like somehow kinda worth to see…

Backpacking : Bandung (and around it)

Bandung is a City in West Java, normally around 3 hours to get there from Jakarta on a weekdays or by a train. but NOT on the weekend. Well sometimes it can be happening, but so rare. Bandung can be a weekend getaway from this chaotic…

Backpacking : Surabaya – Surabaya Heritage Treks

SHT – Surabaya Heritage Track. was another trip that you could find in House of Sampoerna. this trip was for free. No admission fee. the routes are different and they changed the routes regularly. usually monthly. This trip only available for 20 person. coz there was…

Special Occasions : Vessel VEGA

Well, it’s about months ago I offered a couch to a Couchsurfer from Poland after I saw his public request on the Couchsurfing website. about two days after that the web was down so I couldn’t sign in to the web, but once it fixed I…

Birthday Tradition?

What you’re gonna do when it comes your birthday? Celebrate it? Hang out with friends? Get drunk? Party? Vacation? Or Thank to God coz you’ll still alive until today? Well what ever you’ll do is your privilege. But here we have a different tradition inĀ  Indonesia…

Traditional Javanese Ceremony : Siraman

There are several (a lot of) ceremonies about marriage in Indonesia. Well actually it have its own tradition in every tribes in Indonesia. For example (this time) in Java has so many rundown ceremony before the wedding day being held. And most of them really follow…

Backpacking : Solo – Solo Batik Carnival

My second trip to Solo was in 2012, I really prepared for that. I wanted to go to Solo to see the Solo Batik Carnival. I missed the carnival back in 2011, and when I seen my friend photos about that made me jealous. Coz I…