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I had a special treat this week because Julianne, another ELF staying on Java, came to visit me for several days in Jakarta. Along with having a blast dining out at numerous lovely restaurants, she br…

October 16, 2010

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When in Indonesia…

No great breakthroughs or grand adventures this week, but still, there were some blog-worthy moments. Tuesday night, for instance, one of my classes invited me and some of the other teachers out for k…

October 10, 2010

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Beating the Curve

During pre and post arrival orientation, we were warned about the “Culture Shock Curve” – which basically explains the emotions you’ll experience when living in a new country/c…

October 3, 2010

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