Nyepi – holiday or disaster? March 13th 2013 Yesterday was a crazy day on Bali. It was Nyepi – Balinese New Year. The day before was the loud festival with ogoh-ogoh stuff, I’ll write about it in my next post. People blocked the streets and were dancing and making the most noise possible before the Silent day.
Actually I had no idea what this “holiday” is really like. I started to get it when in the morning I found a list of rules ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Bali » Pemuteran 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
Hi :) It's a few years already since I left the country where I was born - never to return there. In this blog I want to share my travel experience, my thoughts and impressions. And I want to tell you how much my ideas about the world got changed. When you travel you see that in different countries people live very differently, and with time you are no longer stuck to the stereotypes of only one nation, you can choose your own life style taking the best from all others.
My big interest is psychology, so I'll write not only about places but also about people who live t... full info