Monthly Archives: October 2010

Violent Volcano Merapi

Even as we were leaving Batu Karas, we realized something was up in the air. That something made it a little hard to breathe and covered the broad palm leaves in a fine layer of light gray. It was volcanic … Continue reading

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Surfing and Black Sand Beaches

We arrived in Batu Karas in the middle of a rainy night. We had just spent almost four hours in a cramped van, with the backpacks precariously strapped to the roof with rope, twine, and luck. They ranged from damp … Continue reading

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Lazy Jakarta

The city is huge and bustling, but there is not too much to do here. Compared to the amazingly random Tuesday, the rest of our stay was pretty tame. We did a lot of walking, rode around in the crazy … Continue reading

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A Random Jakarta Day

We got to the bustling megalopolis of Jakarta the day before. As many backpackers do, we found a place to sleep in the tourist retreat street of Jalan Jaksa and drank cold beers until the late hours of the night. … Continue reading

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Goodbye Malaysia

It is time to say goodbye to Malaysia. We arrived yesterday in Kota Kinabalu by boat from Brunei. This is the last place in this country before we fly to Jakarta. Kota Kinabalu turned out to be a very lively … Continue reading

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Goodbye Malaysia, czyli witaj Indonezjo

Taki dzisiaj debiutancki trend Weronika na BrudnychButach zapoczatkowala, ze az tez sie dolacze. Witam zatem cala polskojezyczna publicznosc czytelnicza z calego serca i w rodzimej mowie. Jak doskonale wiedza wierni fani Krystianowego pisania oraz pilni obserwatorzy naszego szlaku na mapie … Continue reading

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Na narciarza!

W Malezji swiat Wschodu miesza sie ze swiatem Zachodu. Roznice polegaja miedzy innymi na roznym podejsciu do kwestii higieny intymnej. Toaleta Zachodnia, ktora wszyscy znamy i kochamy charakteryzuje sie, dla przypomnienia, typowa muszla klozetowa oraz mniej lub bardziej miekkim papierem … Continue reading

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