I Did It, At Least

Yes, I did it, at least. I had had a long dream about my ideal one day off; it wasn’t perfectly the same as what I had been dreaming of, but almost. It wasn’t a big, amazing, or luxury idea either. It was a simple but wasn’t easy to fulfilled by me. I had been dreaming about a day off of laying my lazy body on a white sand isolated beach. It had to be an isolated one, I had to be alone. I had been imagining it with stock of my favourite books and snacks. Reading the whole book … Continue reading I Did It, At Least

Look a Little Closer in to South Borneo Craft Market

I already talked about my trip to Banjarmasin and Martapura about three months ago and I shared about Floating Market at Lok Baintan, Banjarmasin, South Borneo too. Now, let me share a deeper look to Cahaya Bumi Selamat, Martapura; market complex of handicraft and souvenir and most of it from diamond, polished stone, wood craft, rottan, dried tree skin, T-Shirt, Kain Sasirangan, and much more. This posted is dedicated to my lovely friend who really loves everything about her beloved country, Indonesia (go check her awesome travel stories all around Indonesia which each of it is completed with cute lovely … Continue reading Look a Little Closer in to South Borneo Craft Market

Random Sweet Escape to Banjarmasin, South Borneo

Have you ever had an eager to escape from something? Especially from routine, even though that routine is something you love to do? I’ve been in that condition so many times (guess I don’t love my job that much? Kekekekeke). A week ago, after spending 3 fierce days for asking a day off from my boss without informing my real reason for taking it (naughty employee), I made another escape and I called it a sweet escape and the place was Banjarmasin, South Borneo. I called it sweet escape because since 7 months ago, from the very first time I … Continue reading Random Sweet Escape to Banjarmasin, South Borneo

Close to Nature; Prevab Mentoko, Taman Nasional Kutai (Kutai National Park)

In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia. -Charles A.Lindbergh Adding variation to my field break, at the end of it, I accidentally decided to visit Prevab. I had been dreaming about this for a long time. How funny I am because it’s close to my house, it lies about 15 km westward. Funny, isn’t it? Prevab Mentoko is a must-visit-area in Sangatta, East Kalimantan, Borneo, Indonesia. It is a part of Taman Nasional Kutai, a tropical forest (Kutai National Park) with 200 hectare wide of rehabilitation area after completely burnt … Continue reading Close to Nature; Prevab Mentoko, Taman Nasional Kutai (Kutai National Park)