Our correspondent reels as the sheer weight and magnitude of Indonesian folklore bleeds through the cracks of reality.
Vague waffle about street eats. You don’t have to read it; it’s a mere vehicle for practising – successfully – using the word ‘querulous’.
Our correspondent explores Sumenep, a region of historic significance and the cradle of modern Indonesia.
Our correspondent finds the rainbow after stumbling across Semarang’s hidden pot of gold.
Our correspondent believes it should be noted that English is widely spoken and understood in Malawi but where’s the fun in that?
Our correspondent has some time to spare in Nampula and gets to work learning northern Mozambique’s main dialect.
Our correspondent, fixing for more bargaining in Indonesia, presents a guide to Bahasa.
Our correspondent presents a general overview of a lesser-heralded stop in Borneo.
Our correspondent was lucky enough to reach Maluku and fell deeply for its soporific island outliers.
Our correspondent offers a vague guide to Madura which is neither vague enough to be useless nor concise enough to be helpful.
Our correspondent continues their vague guide to life on Madura, an Indonesian outpost of some repute.
Our correspondent ponders a conundrum while soaking up the sights, sounds and smells of Amsterdam.