Lifestyles of the NGO workers November 14th 2005 OK, this is where I feel a little guilty, and really lucky.
Once I officially got the job, I moved into one of the NGO houses. For someone who had spent the last month backpacking around Sumatra, living in some fairly grotty accommodation just having space to call my own was luxury. But it was far more than just that.
I am sharing the house with an older Peruvian doctor called Atilio. He’s gre ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sumatra » Banda Aceh The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
After working for 3 years, I've decided that I had enough, so I'm heading off into the big blue world to see what it's all about.
Maybe I can save it, maybe it can save me, maybe I can find out what I'm really passionate about, maybe I can just laze around on a beach!
Either way I hope to enrich my human experience, by seeing, hearing, smelling, tasting and touching different and amazing things.... full info