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added on 24/11/2009 by: lukereg
My life and views from my time in Jakarta. What I observe and how I feel about living so far from home and those I miss. Now sharing my life with my wife and son so things will be seen in completely new ways by me and my son as he grows and learns to understand life
 tags: 15, Experience, Humour, Interests, Observations

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A few weeks  Posted on 08/19/2015
Its been a while that I have posted anything. The reason is that I have as usual been busy with work or with Jeremy and so not much has really been happening.Its August now and there has been no rain for a few weeks and this is causing...
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Road trip  Posted on 07/27/2015
So the other weekend I went with the brother in law and some of his friends for a trip to the west coast of Java and to the area know as Tanjung Lesung, which according to Google maps is around 180km from my house and would take about 5.5...
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Bali Airport  Posted on 07/15/2015
I have been to Bali Airport (Ngurah Rai International Airport) many times. Never through International but domestic and since 2007 it has change completely and is still doing so and for the better.I have just come back from a holiday in...
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Bali  Posted on 07/15/2015
Having just returned from another holiday on the island of Bali, I am ready for another holiday on another island in Indonesia. Whilst its not the last time I will return, there is a need to go and explore elsewhere. However it was fun...
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Car Free Sunday  Posted on 06/26/2015
For the last few weeks I have been waking up early on a Sunday to walk about the car free streets of Jakarta. Why? Mainly because it gets me out of the house, also it lets Jeremy have a good walk and see something different and also Yovita...
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New Photo Blog  Posted on 06/13/2015
I have set up a new photo blog which will be updated everytime I either post to Instagram or through my phone.This way you can see more of my photos as I take them in around Jakarta. They may have some details, they may not. It will...
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Bricked Nexus 5  Posted on 06/10/2015
The best phone I have had since the good old Nokia days finally gave up the ghost on Thursday last week and decided to no longer work or load.My Nexus 5 which I have had for November and complained about at 2 times since decided recently...
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Singapore Airport  Posted on 06/03/2015
The reason I have not titled this Changi Airport, Singapore is too keep it simple. Thats all. Obviously as well, not every one is familiar with the name Changi so best not use it.So, the Airport. Having recently been to it and stayed...
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Harapan Island Jakarta  Posted on 05/23/2015
With last week end being a long week and our annual staff outing on the horizon, it was decided that we should make the best of the weekend and as a group go a bit further than Bandung or Carita and have 2 whole days on a team outing. The...
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Thousand Islands  Posted on 05/18/2015
Take a boat from one of the many harbours and ports in and around Jakarta and you will inevitably end up going past small islands full of green trees front by yellow or white sand. These islands are know as the Thousand Islands or Pulau...
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  • yovita12
    yovita12 21 December 2012 05:23:52

    Hi this is a great blog, keep up the good work

  • yanie@cahaya
    yanie@cahaya 17 November 2011 15:48:04

    hai I'm Yanie, are u still in Jakarta cos I'm coming to indonesia on 22nd nov .Maybe can email me starnury@gmail.com

  • indanalima
    indanalima 21 September 2010 05:34:15

    Hi my brother is now in UK and i am thinking to go to London or UK or wimbledon in the future, may be we can exchange some insights.
    write me back.

  • Fauzan
    Fauzan 18 July 2010 06:50:06

    Hello ! I'm Fauzan, from Jakarta, ID. I'm looking for some people to help me in improving my English. I'm a student in a University of Indonesia. Well, if you don't mind, would you write back? :D

  • kamfli
    kamfli 17 December 2009 22:21:55

    Hi! I am actually thinking about coming to Indonesia, could you please tell me how did you find a job? Do you know maybe someone who is working in Travel Agency or Hotel Marketing department?
    Thanks for your advices ;)

    see you soon,

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