Running for my Mom: London Winter Run 2017

My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer 7 years ago and she has done several chemo, radiation and natural therapy, and a mastectomy. I am very thankful that I still have my mom around. I decided to run for her in the upcoming London Winter Run 2017. I’ve received tremendous support from families and friends. I’ll team-up with four more friends: Arie Prayogo, Eva Renon, Irene … Continue reading Running for my Mom: London Winter Run 2017

Wisata Murah Meriah di Seoul

Pada tanggal 22 Desember 2015, tiga hari setelah melangsungkan pesta pernikahan, kami langsung terbang ke Korea Selatan. Karena penerbangan kami bertepatan dengan libur natal dan tahun baru, harga tiket pesawat untuk penerbangan langsung sangatlah tinggi. Untuk menghemat biaya penerbangan, kami terpaksa harus terbang dari Jakarta menuju Incheon via Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam. Penerbangan yang seharusnya hanya memakan waktu 8 jam, terpaksa harus kami tempuh … Continue reading Wisata Murah Meriah di Seoul

5 Stories to Read this Weekend (14 May 2016)

I spent my last week in Bandung working for two events at Universitas Padjadjaran: launching of The SDGs Center Unpad and preparation for the EAEA 2016 Conference. This four weekend reading’s post covers wide range of issues from jokes in economics, travel, renewable energy, and world politics. Ten ways to tell you might be sitting next to an economist. An economist was taken off a plane last week … Continue reading 5 Stories to Read this Weekend (14 May 2016)

5 Stories to Read this Weekend (7 May 2016)

Last week, I spent 4 days in Yogyakarta with my wife strolling around Gunung Kidul. And attended Neng Iphin’s wedding in Bandung on 6th of May. This third weekend reading’s post covers wide range of issues from traveling, climate change, hostage rescue, new mayor for London and maps. 52 Places to Go in 2016. Do you need a travel inspiration for this year? NYT narrowed it down from ancient … Continue reading 5 Stories to Read this Weekend (7 May 2016)

5 Stories to Read this Weekend (30 April 2016)

This weekend, I’m traveling with my wife to Yogyakarta for four days before we celebrate Neng Iphin’s wedding on 6th of May 2016 in Bandung. This second weekend reading’s post covers wide range of issues from global warming, technology, global development, environmental problem, and maps. Have a nice weekend. What’s Really Warming the World? Find Out What’s Really Warming the World With This Interactive Chart based on finding … Continue reading 5 Stories to Read this Weekend (30 April 2016)

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Not-so-Uber Experiences! What To Do About It?

In the past few months, I’ve been using Uber service to keep me moving from point A to point B in Jakarta. Uber offered me a very convenient way by connecting me with their drivers very quickly. Only with a hit of a button, the driver will go to my place and take me to my final destination. And Uber Apps also allowed me to get some details … Continue reading Not-so-Uber Experiences! What To Do About It?