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Living in Bali for 6 Months!

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It has been 6 months of me living in Bali! Time flies. Here is some highlight of my half a year living in Bali! 1. Work I do enjoy my work, it is in line with my passion for development. There is room for improvement. The working environment is very friendly.  People are helpful. I travel often for work too. Also, I keep myself busy with my side projects: write…

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My 8 Days Precis on Nepal Odyssey

1. Serendipity  The past few days, my roommate and me have been practising meditation every morning. Meditation was not my plan to go to Nepal, but I ended up meeting people who taught me about mediation on the plane. Now I am having a roomie who practises meditation every morning and who happens to enjoy my companion doing mediation with her. I always thought there is another way of reducing…

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Doing Internship in Nepal During ANU Semester Break

Its been a long time! Long short story, I am in Kathmandu now. I am doing internship for ForestAction Nepal, an NGO focusing on policy research on forestry and related issues. I will be here for a month or so before returning back to my hometown in Sumatra and to Canberra to continue my 2nd semester of graduate study.…

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Sebuah Percakapan ditepi Jalanan Saigon

I always pretend that I am strong but there are times where I feel so fragile and lost. –me-  (Kisah ini adalah kejadian nyata dan sengaja di buat dalam bahasa Indonesia agar tokoh yang diceritakan di dalam tidak mengerti kecuali berniat menerjemahkan dengan Google Translate ) Sabtu tanggal 19 Oktober yang lalu aku berangkat ke Ho Chi Minh (HCM) atau Saigon, Vietnam. Perjalanan solo travel tersebut aku mulai tanpa ada…

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Vietnam Travel Note (Day One)

First day in Vietnam, I don’t feel like traveling after all. It seems like I never wanted to go to Vietnam as I have rescheduled the trip two times in a row. I supposed to fly on May this year but then I rescheduled to August and later on to October. It is actually my first time traveling alone yet I am not so excited. I even more excited to…

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