Category : Forbes Life

  • From the outside, the Droids Coffee n' Grill looks like another ordinary café in the trendy Kemang area of Jakarta. Its menu is also fairly standard, such as burgers and fries. What's special lines the walls...

    By : Sonya Angraini Date:Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 06:16:15
  • The Thousand Islands, or Pulau Seribu, just off the coast of Jakarta have been an easy getaway location for harried Jakartans, and are dotted with resorts that range in quality, popularity and price. Among the better of...

    By : Sarah Moon Date:Sunday, January 12, 2014 - 06:14:21
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    By : Forbes Indonesia team Date:Monday, December 02, 2013 - 08:52:32
  • Almost every Sunday morning, tucked away on the outskirts of Halim Perdanakusuma airport one can find the members of the Jakarta Raya Aeromodelling Club (JAC) flying their model airplanes and helicopters. Using a...

    By : Sonya Angraini Date:Monday, December 02, 2013 - 08:17:25
  • Space tourism is coming to Asia. Just about a year ago, Amsterdam-based Space Expedition Corp. (SXC) hired John Sutherland, 57, a lifestyle travel consultant, as its agent in Singapore, to market space flights in...

    By : Janet Eom Date:Monday, December 02, 2013 - 07:41:36
  • “Be careful—if you see a baby orangutan and look into his eyes, you'll fall in love,” kids Jamartin Sihite, chief executive of the NGO Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOSF). He then...

    By : Alissa Gwynn Date:Monday, November 04, 2013 - 08:23:25
  • As the sun rises over the horizon framed by Mt. Rinjani's dark silhouette and sets the sky ablaze, it's easy to understand why the Balinese believe that Mt. Agung is the mountain chosen by the gods to be their dwelling....

    By : Eli Freedman Date:Thursday, September 05, 2013 - 06:18:12
  • A thick blanket of smoke often covers Kampung Kobong - literally the village of chimneys - that belch out from the dozens of chimneys sticking up from the smokehouses along the banks of the Kali Asin river in north...

    By : Ahmad Zamroni Date:Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 09:27:24
  • Despite a steady drizzle, a festive mood prevailed inside the beautifully restored Kunstkring  in Jakarta on April 17, the exact day the building turned 99 years old, to celebrate its grand reopening as the...

    By : Jim Read Date:Wednesday, June 12, 2013 - 09:21:38


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