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Bagaimana Biaya Hidup di Bali lebih murah daripada Jakarta

Pagi ini ada perbincangan menarik yang dimulai oleh Mas Didi dan Bang Win, kemudian Fikri Rasyid, Evan, Prima dan Wiku ikut bergabung. Tentang hidup di Bali. Ujungnya, jadi menghitung biaya hidup. Setelah tinggal kurang lebih 8 tahun di Bali dan 2 tahun di Jakarta, saya bisa menarik kesimpulan bagaimana hidup di Bali jadi jauh lebih […]

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I Don’t Understand Why People Eat Sharks

But it was a cool Friday night, so nevermind… I went out with an old friend, Rully from Suaka and his girlfriend Kat (we actually started – my first and his second – thrash metal band together back in 1991). So we went to this concert at the beach, and just before the top bands […]

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On This Day, Six Years Ago…

It was my first year in Bali, back in 2002, when I still had that sucky corporate job. I was staying in our rent room with my girlfriend enjoying lazy weekend. We thought it was just another weekend in Kuta-Bali. Laid back, warm and accompany by Bintang beer (local cheap but super awesome beer). The […]

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Shipwreck in the middle Padang-Padang

No doubt today is the busiest day for me. I spent almost half day out of home office and have meetings with clients. However, i met with Tipi Jabrik, former Pro Surfer now CEO of Indonesia Surfing Championship, who told me this story. A ship wrecked and abandoned in the middle of the hardcore reef […]

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Do You Know…

… that you can find this kind of surf in Bali?

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It’s my Birthday

Weird. I’ve been celebrating my birthdays for 35 times. Never been a fan of fancy birthdays, in fact i’ve never agree that a birthday is a special day until i met my wife. At least, i still believe that celebrating birthdays is beyond than just a reason to celebrate life. Today, i got 2 happy […]

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Climate change conference opens on Indonesia’s Bali

The conference began today in Nusa Dua, Bali. That’s about 5 miles away from where me and my family live. I just hope that this conference can be successful, the world leaders at least solve something and bring Bali back in the world’s top tourist destination. Haven’t in Bali before? I think you should come […]