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Tano Batak Day 4: Prapat – Lake Toba – Samosir

First of all, I want to say that I have made myself a record! How on earth can I have one blog post each day? Hahaha. I guess this was due to the fact

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Tano Batak Day 3: Porsea – Balige – Tarutung

Departing from Kabupaten Asahan, we entered Kabupaten Tapanuli Utara, a region where Batak Toba people originally came from. This region is situated at the centre of the Province of North Sumatra and contains many

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Tano Batak Day 2: Rantau Prapat – Pulo Raja

We spent the whole day in Rantau Prapat, the capital district of Kabupaten Labuhan Batu. The district is comparably small that we could drive west-to-east in 30 minutes. The road is wide with relatively

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Tano Batak Day 1: Arrival – Medan

 Yesterday was my first day of my Tano Batak Trip. I flew with Garuda Indonesia, departing at 07:00am from Soekarno-Hatta Jakarta and arriving at 09:00am at Polonia Medan. The plane departed 30minutes late but

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Entering a New Stage of Life

It’s been more than 2 months since my last blog post and surely many have happened. In April 2009, I graduated from the BSc Chemical Engineering program of Institut Teknologi Bandung and was accepted

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Starbucks: Do you care enough to vote?

April 9, 2009. 07:00 am. I will walk to the TPS near my house, I will use my right as a legal citizen to vote. Do you care enough to vote? I do. I often

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One Guy Among Hundreds Unknown

OK. Here’s the deal, we’re going to have a national general election on April 9th, 2009; it’s going to be big and is already scandalous. The thing is: we are all about to be

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J’apprends finalement une nouvelle langue.

 Il a été quatre mois que j’ai appris une nouvelle langue : le français. Pour ça, je suis à la fois heureux et malheureux. C’est très magnifique, le français, et c’est pourquoi je suis

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I’ve Been to WordCamp Indonesia 2009

Last Saturday and Sunday (17-18 January 2009), I attended an amazing event called “WordCamp Indonesia 2009″, the 1st Annual Conference for WordPress Enthusiasts, which was held at Erasmus Huis, the Netherland Embassy, Jakarta. I

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What I’ve Been Busy With

It has been nearly a month since I posted a ‘real’ blog post, and even this one can not be considered a ‘real’ blog post. I did not write anything about Christmas, New Year,

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