Porto Insider: You Can Take (Zillion) Pictures at Livraria Lello e Irmão with These Tips and Tricks.

Porto Insider: You Can Take (Zillion) Pictures at Livraria Lello e Irmão with These Tips and Tricks.

Whoever has came or lived in Porto must be familiar with the sentence, “No photo PLEASEEEE!!!!” at the world’s third most beautiful bookstore, Livraria Lello e Irmão. Being notable as the bookstore that inspired JK Rowling for her infamous Harry Potter series, this bookstore is no longer considered as a common old bookstore. It is … Continue reading


Learning How to Play Gamelan from Portuguese Musicians

Javanese Gamelan (in Portuguese: Gamelaõ) is a set of traditional music instruments from Java. Indonesia also has Balinese Gamelan. To understand more about what gamelan is, I put an excerpt taken from “Introduction to Javanese Gamelan” by Prof. Sumarsam, an Indonesian professor who teaches in the Music Department, Wesleyan University, US. “Java also has rich … Continue reading

In Spare Time / love it! / masa muda / Photography / Porto

Jadi Bule di Negeri Bule Part III: Saturday in Oporto

“Jadi Bule di Negeri Bule” means being a foreigner in the land of foreigners. Indonesians usually call a foreigner who comes to Indonesia as “bule”, it’s a slang word btw. You can read also “Jadi Bule di Negeri Bule Part I” here and Part II here.  Spring has come to town! I never appreciated sun … Continue reading

Food / Porto / Travelling

Jadi Bule di Negeri Bule Part II

Hello Indonesia, apa kabar? I miss you. A lot.  Tak terasa, sudah hampir lima bulan saya meninggalkan Tanah Air. Sudah hampir satu semester saya menjalani perkuliahan di uPorto dan selama lima bulan ini juga, saya jadi sering membuka Facebook untuk sekedar melepas rasa kangen kepada Indonesia, terutama keluarga dan teman-teman saya. Really happy knowing that … Continue reading

hedon augh / kisah dudul / masa muda / Photography / Porto

Força Portugal! Portugal VS the Northern Ireland Match

Yesterday night was awesome! Finally, for the first time in my life, I watched a football match live at the stadium!!! LIVE! Well, I’m so sorry if I flood your twitter timeline about this match these past days because of my excitement. But I was really really excited! Ecstatically excited \(^o^)/ Semua ini berawal dari … Continue reading