Category: Lifestyle

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Mathias Boe Says BCA Indonesia Open Marred By Abuse, Threats

While the player noted disliking teams is just part of the sporting world, he said he would not tolerate threats or abuse towards himself or his country.

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How to Make Homemade Martabak

Touted as the ultimate Indonesian street food, the martabak is a popular snack across the country. Almost every city serves this local favourite which can be found...

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Ramadan Crackdown Nets Formalin-Tofu Traders

The cases are a reminder to all to be cautious and properly inspect foods, particularly those bought at local markets from traders.

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Around the World in Seven Meals, Without Leaving Jakarta

Jakarta is a brilliant city for any foodie to explore. With food from every corner of the archipelago, it’s hard to run out of options. But for those nights you’re...

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Break Fast In Style: Jakarta’s Best Buka Puasa Meals

Ramadan is a special time of year in Jakarta. With the vast majority of the city participating in fasting, non-Muslim expats and locals are easily swept up in...

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7 Best Retirement Locations in Indonesia and The Cost of Property

Retirement does not only mean the point where a person stops working. The meaning of the word ‘retirement’ may vary for each person. However, retirement is often...

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A Beginner’s Manual to Eating Korean Food

As Korean food gains popularity worldwide, food writer May Tien explores the different facets of the cuisine and delves into the varied menu options available in...

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Jakarta’s Top Acupuncture Picks

Acupuncture is a 3,000-year-old healing technique from traditional Chinese medicine. It is known as a “complementary medical practice that entails stimulating certain...

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Foodie Heaven: Unique Restaurants in Jakarta You Must Try

Anyone who has been to Jakarta knows the bustling city is home to seemingly endless restaurants and cafes, satisfying any crave. But for those looking for a quirky or...

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8 Hidden Coffee Houses In Jakarta and Bali Expats Should Know

Indonesia is the world’s fourth largest coffee producing nation, with beans from Sumatra, Sulawesi and Papua delighting fans worldwide. The country is lesser known for...

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La Posta – A Taste of Argentina

On the heels of a month-long eating expedition through Northern Spain, wine tastings through Southern France and a cured meats expedition through Central Italy; this...

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Consumers Beware: Fake Peppers Close Kitchen

Police have again shut down an operation selling peppers mixed with inedible substances.

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I Do: 6 Perfectly Romantic Wedding Venues in Indonesia

Indonesia is brimming with romantic venues and gorgeous natural sceneries, perfect for any dream wedding. Here are six of the best wedding venues.

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Jakarta Traffic?

In Jakarta, there appears to be no discernible pattern for the traffic. One expat shares his observations about the city's congestion problem.

Education Guide 2017

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