Snorkeling around Sawai

2 April Bangun jam 5.30…padahal niatnya jam 7 baru bangun…tp ayam sudah berkokok…jadi gak bisa tidur lagi. Motret sunrise, lihat ikan2 berenang di dermaga, kayak aquarium raksasa. Pindah kamar, jadi 1 kamar di cottage seberang….jadi gak ada dermaga deh. Jam 9 berangkat naik speed boat sama Pak Iwan, adiknya bapak yg jualan turnya ngeselin semalem. Spot…

Off We Go to Maluku Islands

Ambon Trip 1 April 2015 3.25 bangun, 4 berangkat ke pool damri, 4.40 bus berangkat ke cgk, 5.50 sampai di CGK. Makan di KFC, drop bagasi 7.45 boarding 8.15 take off 2 PM landing di bandara Pattimura Ambon Dijemput Pak Hasan pake avanza. Di jalan, hujan, desa2 Kristen dg salib2 di pinggir jalan, banjir, lihat…

Journey to Rote – Till We Meet Again

11 April 2015 It was our last day in Rote. Before leaving Baa to catch ferry to get back to Kupang, we went hunting for Rote’s traditional woven cloths. There’s a village whose residents were the woven. We went there, hoping to buy pretty shawls. The village was quiet when we arrived there around 8…

Journey to Rote – Last Day at Keoen

10 April 2015 My last day in Rote was spent with wonderful people. In the morning, after breakfast, mama at the my host family gave me a souvenir. A beautiful woven Rote’s shawl. I was so touched by their kindness and their willingness to open their house and their heart. Thank you mama & papa.…

Journey to Rote – Day 3: The Unexpected Teacher

9 April 2015 I woke up after a restful night sleep and I was pleased that the mosquito repellent cream that I brought didn’t have to do its job. One thing that made me worry before leaving for this trip was malaria. It’s still famous in eastern part of Indonesia and several of sources mentioned…