Monthly Archives: August 2008

Going Native

By all accounts,the six year-level camps, last week, had been very successful, although the Year 12 camp to Bali was a bit “soft”. Those of us expats, who went on the five camps in East Java, aren’t keen to eat white rice for quite a while. The other big change from the expat lifestyle is […]

Out and about

One of the great things about living in Asia is that you can go on the same walk every day, and still see something different. Where we live, on the western edge of Surabaya, we can walk and cycle through rice paddies, cornfields and villages. The reaction of almost every villager is friendliness, even though […]