Last night I was at a get-together of University colleagues and during a conversation about Java one man said “I’m going there next month. It will be my first time. I want to try a bisak” I mulled this over in my thought and eventually had to ask what he […]

Getting Around in a Becak

If you travel to Java then the northern coastal harbour-city of Semarang is one place you should not miss out on seeing. It is the capital of the province of Central Java and has a population of roughly1.5 million people making it the Indonesia’s fifth largest city. It was a […]

Semarang: Central Java