2016 Archive

Nine years in exile

Monday, 29 August 2016
Pela Mampang, Jakarta

This is to mark that nine years have passed since I went into exile!

Bought a piece of land

Monday, 23 May 2016
Pela Mampang, Jakarta

This is to mark that I purchased a piece of land in a group of islands called Karimunjawa, north of Java island. The contract was signed on 14 May 2016 in Jepara. The size of the plot is around 1 ha, but this is subject to measurement by BPN (the national land agency). The plot […]

Java Roundtrip II

Wednesday, 30 March 2016
Pela Mampang, Jakarta

We have a lot of visitors from Norway this year, and this is the second roundtrip around Java for me. I am too lazy to go into details, but this time the trip lasted for a month and went like this: Jakarta – Puncak – Bandung – Yogya – Jepara – Karimunjawa – Jepara – […]

Black jellyfish

Sunday, 28 February 2016
Pela Mampang, Jakarta

I saw black jellyfish in Bacolod, Philippines. I’ve been on a trip the last month or so on Java and Philippines with Superman, CME, and JL. Superman arrived first. A few days in Jakarta first, then on to Puncak on 26 January, Taman Safari, and Bunga Nusantara. From there, we traveled by bus to Bandung, […]

Happy New Year 2016

Friday, 1 January 2016
Pela Mampang, Jakarta

Pictures taken at midnight from second floor, looking south.