Eat, Pray, Love

Many people associate Indonesia with white sandy beaches, tropical greenery, and long afternoons resting in hammocks with polite natives delivering fruit cocktails to your private cabana on the beach.  Also part of the image of this idyllic surrounding is that you take up yoga and practice sitting cross legged on your handcrafted wooden porch and…

Rules en Route

If you ever find yourself immigrating to Indonesia, make sure to take every opportunity to make the 13 million hours of necessary travel time as pleasurable as possible. To dilute the effects of the travel time and to incorporate the processing of entry visas to Indonesia, the chosen route to Indonesia was, Dublin – Dubai…

Vaccinate against Singapore

Having left Abu Dhabi and waiting for a spot in Indonesia to be cleared away for our arrival, life continues in limbo in Ireland.  Temporary accommodation, temporary schooling, temporary after-school activities and temporary living makes one look at a move to Indonesia as a positive. Initially I welcomed the additional time in Ireland, delighted that…