Tag Archives: kampung

A Peek Into Kampung Life in Yogyakarta

Most maps of Yogyakarta show three rivers running through the city: the Winingo, the Code and the Gajahwong, but these ribbons of brackish water barely get noticed by most visitors more interested in shopping on Malioboro or checking out the … Continue reading

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Fishing Indonesian style .. and a wedding

Since my arrival in Batam in January, I’ve been trying to put a fishing trip together. Having been an almost every day angler in the U.S., and battling such large fish as shark, kingfish, tarpon, redfish, jack, mackerel and snook, … Continue reading

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Driving around Batam Island

Had a chance today to take a two-hour drive to a part of the island I hadn’t seen yet. Doug was touring Yr. Yonus of Dubai around, as he is a potential investor here, so I rode along with camera … Continue reading

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