Yogyakarta October 5th 2008 Today I strolled in the streets of Yogyakarta city. The rickshaws are everywhere, asking as they see me:"Transport ?". One approached me in different way. He said he will show me the city, one hour for 5000 rupiahs (0.30 Euro). I knew it must be some sort of a con, as for that price they do not take tourists.
Very soon I realized that we are not going to check the city sights, but he will take ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Java » Yogyakarta 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
EN: After years and months spent in open-space offices, working 9-to-5, mondays to fridays ... we decided to make a break, go back home to Slovakia ... but before settling down, take advantage of the unique opportunity to travel without being limited by few days-off from work; and see the world different to the one we are used to. If not now...when ?
Hopefully we will be able to post few words here and there, don't expect long essays though - we do not intend to spend much time in internet cafes :)
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SK: Po rokoch a mesiacoch stravenych v open-space officoch, pracujuc ... full info