Visits from relatives are always something to look forward to and my relatives from Java have been here for a few weeks.They are heading back to Semarang in Central Java today, content after having one road trip to Lovina / Kintamani and plenty of cheap meals from the A-list of […]
Familiarity with the correct terms for relatives can come in handy, especially if you are married to a local. Here are some words and expressions in Indonesian that relate to one’s relatives.
I’m out of here soon, heading for the FIFA World Cup 2006 in Germany. I will be gone for several weeks and while not overly concerned about leaving Ika and Jevon here alone, I wanted to put the word out.
When I came to Bali in 2003, people were already talking about the Bali Bombing anniversary later in the year, the memorial and what should become of the terror sites themselves. Annual ceremonies to mark the first Bali Bombing, will be joined by others to mark Bali Bomb II. Is […]