Part 3.2: Candi Prambanan in the 11th hour.

This is Candi Prambanan – a Hindu Temple which is in the same locality with Borobodur, a Buddhist complex. The construction for Prambanan started in 850 AD, a 100 years after the construction of Borobodur, to honour the Lord Shiva who represents the Trimurti of Creator, Preserver and Destroyer. In Kathmandu, Nepal, there are a lot of…

Part 3.1: Sunrise in Borobodur

I first came across Borobodur as I flipped through a History textbook in high school. In that green-ish page, I remembered vividly an aerial view of the monument with a brief description that stated, among others, a 75 years duration taken to finish building the complex. The messy part wasn’t on planning where to stay or…

Part 2.3: The Good and the Bad in Bali

Waterbom Bali Waterbom seems like a very weird place to visit when you are on a vacation in a beautiful island. To think that this simulacra is just 5 minutes away from Kuta Beach, how can anyone opt for the Waterbom instead of the beach? The first time I visited Bali – we forgo the…