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VICE meets Seringai

Indonesia’s most famous metalhead may be President Joko Widodo, but the most popular heavy metal band Seringai is probably lesser known to expats. VICE Indonesia...

Drag Queens of Java

Lengger Lanang is one of Java’s most unique traditions. In the past, men dressed in drag and heavy makeup to perform spiritual dances to entertain and appease...

The Best Job in Bali

How do you live the good life without having to work too hard? And what is the best job in Bali that provides all the comforts of an upper class lifestyle without...

Indonesia’s Speed Jockeys

Indonesia’s need for speed is evident in the large, underground drag racing culture that fuels illicit gambling and wagers, sometimes at the cost of young lives lost...

Sacha and Angga go to Australia

Sacha Stevenson takes her husband Angga to Australia on his birthday to watch an acclaimed Indonesian film “Setan Jawa.” Along the way, they realize how...

Take a Trip to Addis Ababa with Mark Wiens

Travel and food vlogger Mark Wiens recently explored the capital of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa. He partnered with a local tour company, Go Addis Tours, and saw the local...

Mamah Dedeh: Indonesia’s Most Popular Female Preacher

Dedeh Rosidah, also known as Mamah Dedeh to her followers, is one of Indonesia’s most popular preachers. The fact that she is a middle-aged woman makes it all the more...

Sacha Goes Comparison Shopping in Canada

Indonesian YouTube star Sacha Stevenson shows us how much things cost when she goes shopping in her home country, Canada. Surprisingly, there is not much of a price...

Indonesia’s Transsexual Muslims

Many of Indonesia’s transsexuals, also known as warias, are practicing Muslims even as many religious authorities shun their lifestyle and publicly shame them for...

Tasting the Best Seafood in Portugal

Fancy a trip to Western Europe? Have you ever thought about Portugal as a destination? With its gorgeous coastline and mild Mediterranean climate, it’s one of the...

Surfing the Mentawai Islands with Bianca Buitendag

What’s it like being a top-rated female pro surfer? Life must be pretty sweet for this graceful athlete who has competed around the world who recently visited the...

The Indonesian Debt Collectors

VICE Indonesia explores the fascinating world of debt-collecting in Indonesia. Many of the men who are in this industry are from the eastern part of the country, where...

Learning to Speak English with Indonesian’s Presidents

Sacha Stevenson’s Seleb English series exposes the funny consequences of learning English as a second language. In this episode, we hear the actual voices of...

The Most Insane Doner Kebab in Istanbul

Have you ever seen such a glorious mound of meat? Travel and food vlogger Mark Wiens discovers the most insane doner kebab in Istanbul, Turkey, on a trip through the...