A weekend getaway: Camping at Ranca Upas and a visit to White Crater in Bandung


This weekend my friends and I decided to camp to escape the crazy traffic and city life of Jakarta. After searching online where to go, we found a camping site near Bandung, Indonesia called Ranca Upas.

Happiness Quotes That Will Make You Question About Your Life


Continuing my last article about How Do You Define Happiness here are Happiness Quotes that have an effect on me. These quotes I found by accident and been re-read every time I feel down or worry.

How do you define Happiness?


I always wonder whether a person happy or not and what made them feel happy.  How would they define their happiness? According to Webster dictionary the term Happiness translated to:

What it feels like to try Zip Lining in Tagaytay, Philippines


While I’m in Manila, Philippines for a holiday I tried to do several crazy things I never tried before such as travel solo to learn how to surf in La Union, staying at a beach hostel, and now me and my friends decide to go to Tagaytay. Tagaytay is a small city only 2 hours – 2.5 hours drive by car or public transportation from Manila, which famous for The Taal Volcano. However, I’m not here to tell you all the beautiful thing of Tagaytay yet about my experience try Zip Lining for the first time. I love to try new things. Especially activities or sport that makes your heart, head, mind, and mouth go Wa Wha Whaaatttttttttt.

How far the Zip Lining would take
Length of the Zip Lining

Happy Diwali!

First time making Rangoli. Not bad me!

In 2013, I got the chance of traveling to New Delhi-India for working purpose. Coincidentally I went there when it’s the time to celebrate Diwali. Diwali also known as the Festival Of Lights is an ancient Hindu festival in India where people celebrated every year. According to Hindu Mythology, Diwali is a festival to celebrate Lord Rama/God Rama upon returning to his kingdom after fought the evil for 14 years. The preparation and festival typically extend over 5 days period. This year (2013), depending on the moon Diwali start on 3rd November and continue until 7th November. I’m very lucky to experience the hype of Diwali Festival and celebrate it with my colleague family. Experiencing festival is always the best with locals!

[Review] Flotsam & Jetsam – Artist Beach Hostel


My trip in Manila takes me to some wonderful places and activities in the Philippines such as Zip lining in Tagaytay, visiting Intramuros, and visit one of the famous beach for surfing in San Juan, La Union.

Now, I would like to review one of the best hostels I’ve ever tried when going to the famous beach for surfing in San Juan, La Union. Recommended from a local friend, he told me to stay in one of the unique and artsy hostel in La Union. Well, who would not want to go when your dear friend recommended it, right? So, here I’m staying for a day only but in result gain good friends.

Welcome to Flotsam & Jetsam, the Artist Beach Hostel! 

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