Celebrating Easter in Jakarta

It's hard to believe that it is now more than two years since we first arrived in Jakarta but I clearly remember (like it was yesterday), the wave of panic that swept over me when I suddenly realised that Easter was a matter of weeks away and I had nothing organised. Worse still, I had no idea where to source anything Easter- related in Jakarta. With Continue Reading

Best Places to Sip Coffee in Jakarta #3

  Today we bring you our third edition in the series, 'Best Places to Sip Coffee in Jakarta', and we can safely say that we don't see this series ending any time soon. Jakarta is riding high on the global 'third coffee wave'  which regards coffee as a drink as fine as wine; and where everything from origins, harvesting and brewing methods are Continue Reading

Green Spaces in Jakarta #3 – Taman Honda Tebet

Continuing our theme of Green Spaces in Jakarta, today we deliver you our third *taman recommendation. To date, we have explored two parks just north of Jakarta’s CBD, both located in the leafy and well-maintained area of Menteng. However, unlike Taman Menteng and Taman Suropati, today’s park in focus, Taman Honda Tebet has a more neighbourhood vibe about Continue Reading