Christmas with the Village People

Not the village people you were probably thinking of.  While on sabbatical in another country one of the best things you can do is get out there and meet people.  Lots of people! We had a unique opportunity to meet some villagers from an area near Bandung called...

Borobudur – First Impressions

In 2005 we had the opportunity to visit Borobudur.  If you are not familiar with Borobudur it is a 9th century (meaning this thing was built somewhere around 800 AD) Buddhist monument location in Central Java Indonesia.  We had been staying in Yogyakarta so we hired a...