Sunday, 22 November 2009

It's not all cups of tea and cricket on the beach

But it's nice when it is!

The album is here.

Eye Kandy

I spent a delightful early morning exploring Kandy. What a wonderful place. All taken with Nikon D5000 and 18-55mm kit lens.

See slideshow.

Saturday, 31 October 2009


Mrs S junior is also a true professional - equally at home in Bond Street or the Old Kent Road. Thankfully Pasar Anyar is at the beginning of the Bogor Monopoly board.
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Mum in Java

Mum is here and goes back on Wednesday. We had a quiet time in the wake of losing Bapak, and on Monday and Tuesday we will remember him.

Last week we explored the Bogor market... with the possible exception of bed, I can think of finer place to be early on a Sunday morning.

Photos are here.

Sunday, 27 September 2009

Bapak and Ina

Ina with her beloved Father. Now she doesn't have his shoulder on which to laugh or cry. We all miss you so much Bapak....
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Saturday, 26 September 2009

Monday, 21 September 2009

Selamat Idul Fitri

It is Idul Fitri in Java - this marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. Last week I spent the late afternoon in Teman Kencana, near our house in Bogor. As the end of the day's fasting approaches the families and friends gather near the restaurants and warung and prepare to break the fast at sunset. It was a moving experience...