(Tuesday Reflection) : Chinese influences in our languages


I think there have already been many articles or posts about this topic, but sometimes I still want to talk about it more, at least in my point of view. Since hundred years, Chinese have spread to around the world, through trading and immigration. Its culture and terminologies also followed especially in South East Asia…

(Friday Photos) : Chinese Calligrapher…


I found these photos among my files saved for a while. It was taken almost 3 months ago when I was still in Semarang. I and two friends were walking around between Pemuda and Old City, as well as Pecinan (Chinatown). I was interested in a chinese calligrapher who sat in a stand, and his…

(Saturday Night’s Journal) : GOODY FOODY SEMARANG


Semarang is located in the heart of Java island. It is also one of Indonesia’s main port and becomes governmental center for Central Java. Since centuries, it has been part of cultural exchanges as its position. Many nationalities come, live and influence its life aspects, includes its culinary atmospheres. For this journal, I would like…