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INDONESIA | Thu, 27 Apr 2017 | By zofia | Views [534]

    Jakarta is loud, dirty, smelly and uninteresting - just as everyone said it would be but I had to check myself anyway. It looks like outskirts of Bangkok and you often find yourself wondering what is it thatyou're looking ... Read more >

Tags: indonesia, jakarta, no chewbacca, six degrees

Walking, Motorbike, Drinking

INDONESIA | Sat, 19 Dec 2015 | By davidpearlman | Views [499]

Yesterday I woke up very early-around 4:00 am, simply because I had a  free walking tour of Jakarta that started at 9:00 am, and I wanted to ensure I got there ontime.    Just to  make sure I had the correct starting point I left ... Read more >

Tags: jakarta

A Near Miss - A Skydiving Expedition in East Irian Jaya -

INDONESIA | Sat, 11 Jul 2015 | By travel-publish | Views [392]

Travel lessons from a Hollywood producer you never want to use   I was working fast to get my parachute open and my camera in place after I exited the helicopter over the headhunter village high up in the mountains in a remote region ... Read more >

Tags: hollywood movie, jakarta, maria camille, new guinea, skydiving expedition

Tight-fisted to open-handed.

INDONESIA | Wed, 4 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [766]

After somehow managing to spend about $5 for the entire day visiting the Monas, easily overlooking the fact that Claire fetched beer and paid for it while I cooked dinner, my last day was going to be about getting rid of the remaining Rupiah I had. Even ... Read more >

Tags: dining out, food, jakarta, travel

The heart and arteries of Jakarta.

INDONESIA | Sun, 1 Feb 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [664]

After my close encounter of the non-consensual kind in the last journal, I wasn't feeling as suspicious of Indonesians as what most people would. So far, I would rate them pretty highly in the friendly stakes with the other Asian countries I have visited.... Read more >

Tags: city, jakarta, language, locals, monuments, transport

Getting some sort of lovin' from Indonesia

INDONESIA | Fri, 30 Jan 2015 | By homeless_harry | Views [627]

For a place that sells non-alcoholic Guinness, Jakarta isn't too bad a city. Zero ABV stout is a grave insult to all I hold dear but if a place didn't have quirks, even offensive ones, there would be no reason to leave home at all. Being the size it ... Read more >

Tags: bogor, ex-pats, gardens, jakarta, rain, tinder, trains

Arsenal Asia Tour

INDONESIA | Mon, 15 Jul 2013 | By roshdihayco | Views [380]

Last July, I went to Jakarta, Indonesia to watch an Arsenal exhibiton game.   July 12, 2013, we went to the Monument and the Museum just across the street. We then went to the Grand Indonesia Mall to eat. After that, we decided to sneak around ... Read more >

Tags: arsenal, football, indonesia, jakarta

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

INDONESIA | Mon, 14 Jan 2013 | By sundakelapa | Photo Gallery

To capture a scene to be memorable forever is a joy. That is my motto. I always like to take a picture to add to my picture collection. I guess most people are too. But not all of them have the necessities. Basic technic and and composition mostly ignored ... Read more >
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Tags: 2012 scholarships, indonesia, jakarta, port, ship, sundakelapa, traditional


INDONESIA | Wed, 9 May 2012 | By macedonboy | Views [1043]

Just before arrival at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, I started to read the travel guide on Jakarta and realised I completely forgot I had to pay about $20 for a Visa on Arrival (VOA). So I was a bit worried when I queued up for the VOA with ... Read more >

Tags: indonesia, jakarta

Find What it is that you seek!

CANADA | Tue, 20 Sep 2011 | By jypsie-shore | Views [458] | Comments [1]

For those of you that know me well, you will know that i worked my butt off working a full time job and doing fashion school full time for the past few years. When i finished i had to make the decision between starting a career in Vancouver BC or travelling.... Read more >

Tags: fashion, jakarta

Please God give me Patience... but Hurry i'm in Jakarta!!!

INDONESIA | Thu, 2 Jun 2011 | By jypsie-shore | Views [555]

Jakarta Indonesia, a city im sure that is not on many peoples ideal travel list. The traffic here is the worst in the world, the constant pity beggars on the street, the overfilled polluted sewage that stinks up the city and the inability to wear tank ... Read more >

Tags: jakarta, patience


INDONESIA | Thu, 7 Apr 2011 | By mpreece7 | Views [400]

I’ve now had a few days to reflect on my time in the country of 17,508 islands and the conclusion I’ve come to is I’m glad I went but from now on I will keep my enthusiasm about a place in check until I have at least made my way out of the airport! There ... Read more >

Tags: beautiful, country, indonesia, jakarta, review, yogyakarta

My Photo scholarship 2010 entry

INDONESIA | Wed, 13 Oct 2010 | By alvinhermanto | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

So far, I have not found a reason to not adore the land we step on, the space we gaze upon, the beings we live with and all the genuine interactions within. In every point of this mighty world, there are specifics. Each of our human senses captures ... Read more >
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Tags: #2010wnphoto, asia, indonesia, jakarta, journalism, people, south east asia, travel photography scholarship 2010

Jakarta, yes 1 night is really enough time!

USA | Tue, 6 Apr 2010 | By missy_carrie_gee | Views [1790]

I went to Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia for 2 days. It has really crazy traffic, its dirty and the sidewalks are so messed up. You can’t just walk, they are smashed apart and there’s holes in them with open sewage flowing underneath, so I had to ... Read more >

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Signing off Indonesia

INDONESIA | Thu, 29 Jan 2009 | By ryanandjo | Views [1077] | Comments [2]

From 'Yogya' we decided that it was time to experiment with a different form of transportation (mainly due to the fact that we had used most of our 9 lives on the roads already). Java unlike Bali has a train service, so we decided we should experience ... Read more >

Tags: indonesia, jakarta


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