Category Archives: Eco Life

Ubud: Not Ready for Its Close-Up

I first went to Bali in early or mid eighties. Its beaches then were already festive and packed with tourists from every corner of the world, I actually saw a woman in cowboy hat and boots traipsed along sandy Kuta … Continue reading

Posted in Art & Culture, Eco Life, Travel & Tourism | 9 Comments

The New ‘It’ Bag

No, ladies, it’s not one of those preppy, yacht-worthy handbag on the latest cruise collections. But bear with me– it might just be as catchy. Turned your lights off during Earth Hour recently? Hope you did, either by genuine awareness … Continue reading

Posted in Eco Life, Fashion | Leave a comment

As Nature Unleashes Thundering, Silencing Storms

Jakarta, 29 October 2010 I wasn’t sure how to begin this piece. I’ve been in such dark mood this week bags have appeared under my eyes, gastric ulcers said hi last night, and for all I know, my complexion might … Continue reading

Posted in Eco Life, Life Bites | Leave a comment

All Airheaded About Aircon

Jakarta, 17 March 2010 An old school friend, a Frenchman long worked for multinationals across the globe, recently swung by Jakarta as part of ‘Visit Asia’ sabbatical year. His comment right after the pleasantries was; you Asians surely love your … Continue reading

Posted in City Life, Eco Life | Leave a comment