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A Peaceful Morning Walk in Banyurojo Village

By: Sahrudin@SahrudinSaja

IT WAS nearly 08.00 a.m. I woke up with my kid, so late. He, as well as I, washed face immediately before going for a morning walk. 258 more words


Bale Raos: Royal Cuisine ala Kraton Yogyakarta

A few times I had dinner with my family in Bale Raos Yogyakarta, which was located inside the Kraton (Palace).  I really loved the ambiance of the restaurant. 

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Laily Lanisy

Pondok Tingal, a Home for Javanese Culture

By: Sahrudin – @SahrudinSaja

I REFER to Pondok Tingal as a-very-Java hotel. For me, it is a truly “culture hotel”.

I wouldn’t recommend Pondok Tingal to luxury enthusiasts, partygoers, and the like. 417 more words


Javanese & Finnish: we're not so different

so, after living in Finland for some time, i’ve come to notice that there are actually some similarities between my husband’s heritage and mine. how this is possible, i have no idea. 835 more words


Gamelan Nyai Saraswati

  • Central Javanese Gamelan based at UNC Chapel Hill
  • Traditional Indonesian music
  • Began at Chapel Hill in 2000
  • Several members had no previous musical experience before joining…
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Herbal drink

A Javanese traditional herbal drink, or “jamu”, seller in Yogyakarta, 3 April 2014.

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Pak Hendra Stars In: Fear & Loathing in Indonesia

Retired Journalist Pak Hendra Estomposowo lives in Plabuhan Ratu, Java with his wife and two children. His hobbies are drinking and gambling , following international and local politics, but he’s also a family man. 699 more words