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Tour of Religion in Semarang

Like any other big cities in Indonesia, Semarang is also a melting pot. A lot of cultures, including religions, inside. When my husband, daughter and I had a holiday there recently, we visited some religion sites. They are masjid (mosque),…

Tahu Gimbal is not as Dirty as Its Name

Do you know what “gimbal” means in Indonesian? It’s dreadlocked hair! “Gimbal” does also mean the hair that’s never been washed, so it gets dirtier and thicker than usual. Yuck! At least, that’s what crossed my mind when first time…