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Category: Monochrome Monday

A Face in the Crowd

Jakarta (Indonesia) is my hometown. It is a city with 10.4 million people and 3.7 percent of them are living in poverty. Its nickname, the Big Durian, originated from a stinky fruit, a favorite fruit to many Jakartans.

Hiking to the Cotopaxi Mountain (Ecuador)

Our last day in Ecuador was marked by hiking to the Cotopaxi Mountain (Ecuador). It was quite a tiring day, but we did it, I reached the Jose Rivas Refuge at 4864 meters (15,973 feet) above the sea level.

Barcelona’s Street Life

Barcelona's street life is known for its lively streets and numerous street activities, especially in the famous street, La Rambla. I do feel overwhelmed by the number of visitors in La Rambla.


Monochrome Monday Drifted. Found on Gili Trawangan Island, Indonesia.

Self-portrait by Rembrandt

Monochrome Monday Long before digital camera and selfie stick invented, self-portrait existed in the form of painting. Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn, a Dutch notable painter, created hundreds of self-portraits. He created […]

Costa Rica: Crocodiles under the Bridge

Monochrome Monday Seriously, I had goosebumps when seeing tens of crocodiles under the bridge in Costa Rica. They live next to the river bank of Rio Tarcoles. Dutchie and I […]

Zuccotti Park

Zuccotti Park in New York City (USA) is actually privately owned. It is a famous park where the Occupy Wall Street activists’ campground located. While the park’s flooring has several historical […]