Myanmar: Mandalay in my mind | Mandalay dalam pandanganku

Mandalay Palace in the distance Istana Mandalay dari kejauhan Recently few friends travel to Myanmar either for vacation or work. After a couple of time to Yangon I promised to myself either going to Bagan and Mandalay. Afterwards I chose Mandalay for my trip before leaving to Bangkok and then Jakarta. What I can remember from this … Continue reading Myanmar: Mandalay in my mind | Mandalay dalam pandanganku

Papua: Land of Betel Nut | Negeri Pinang

Pinang fruit or Areca Nut which mainly said as Betel Nut is often chewed as wrapped in betel leaves/fruit and poured it with chalk. There is unique relationship between Papua people and Pinang as far I can see. I thought only elders Dayak people in Kalimantan chewed them a lot but here in Papua from young to … Continue reading Papua: Land of Betel Nut | Negeri Pinang