Category: Travel & Living Abroad

Study Abroad Websites

Here are some website links to get you started on your search for study abroad programs: East Asia Regional Council of Overseas Schools: http://www.earcos.org GoAbroad.com: http://www.goabroad.com Office of Overseas Schools – U.S. Department of State: http://www.state.gov/m/a/os SIT Study Abroad: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/studyabroad.htm Study Abroad – Indonesia: http://www.studyabroad.com/ Worldwide Classroom: http://www.worldwide.edu Many universities have international study abroad or…
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January 10, 2015 0

Bahasa Indonesia – The National Language of Indonesia

  Here are resources related to the history and contemporary uses of Bahasa Indonesia. If you have more recommendations or corrections, please let us know. Thank you / terima kasih! Links from around the Web “Bahasa Indonesia”: http://donh.best.vwh.net/Languages/burg.html “Bahasa Indonesia” – Background Information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Indonesian_language “Bahasa Indonesia: The Indonesian Language”: http://ipll.manoa.hawaii.edu/indonesian/about/bahasa-indonesia-the-indonesian-language/ “Bahasa Indonesia: For Unity or Identity?”:…
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April 4, 2013 0

On the importance of shoes

  Here are some quick background notes for this YouTube highlight: Title – “A Unique Approach to Rehab in Indonesia: Junkie Shoes” Location – Bogor, Indonesia YouTube Description – Published on Dec 7, 2012 “We traveled to Indonesia to buy sandals made by former drug addicts. The shoes, called “junkies,” are a part of a…
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December 9, 2012 0

Poem – “Not So Aimless”

NOT SO AIMLESS By Maraya Sjah, Indonesia Some moments take forever, Some last only awhile, And yet some just slip by like a whisper from the breeze, But everything that happens is not so aimless, If looked through every perspective there is, Just like the wandering bard, For he too has a reason for wandering…
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December 7, 2012 0

Poem – “Past & Future”

PAST & FUTURE By Dirk Rukka Sandarupa, Indonesia The past has touch my life The past has showed me many things The past has taught and made me better The past has open my eyes I never regreted for the past Cause it made me more mature From the past i could feel the world…
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November 3, 2012 0

Eating and Drinking Words in Bahasa Indonesia

Here are useful words and phrases in Bahasa Indonesia related to eating and drinking. The original source for this list was http://wikitravel.org/en/Indonesian_phrasebook. Edits were made as needed. A table for one person/two people, please.  –>  Tolong, satu meja untuk satu/dua orang. Can I look at the menu, please?  –>  Bisa lihat menunya? Is there a house…
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October 3, 2012 0