Padang




Upon arriving in Padang, we got a local bus to Buktitinggi up a little way in the hills. We arrived at about 11pm and iimmedaitely checked into a losman (cheap hotel) for 8,000rp, about $4. Not bad for 23 people! That’s the going rate for accommodation in Indonesia. The next […]

A letter from Sumatra: 1993-part II