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Uber in Jakarta: a blessing for the Big Durian?

I was an avid Uber and Lyft user in the US. It was particularly convenient when my husband and I are travelling, so we don’t have to worry about drinking and driving. Moreover, your driver may even give you really good suggestions for restaurants, bars, etc. We ended up eating at Jacques-Imo’s in New Orleans… Continue reading Uber in Jakarta: a blessing for the Big Durian?

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Things about Jakarta that piqued my interests since coming back home

Today is day 13 since Sean and I landed at the Big Durian. For me it had been a bit more than six years since I could proclaim myself as a temporary non-Jakarta citizen, and for Sean it had been a bit less than two years since his first visit to this bustling metropolitan city.… Continue reading Things about Jakarta that piqued my interests since coming back home