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Yogyakarta to Bali by train

by Heidi

We chose to take the train for the voyage from Yogyakarta to Bali, Indonesia mainly because Indonesia does not have a reliable air carrier with a good flight safety record!  The entire trip took us 22 hours, with the first train taking about 9 hours and the second train about 10 hours. We hired the […]

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Shadow Puppet and Ramayana Ballet Performances, Yogyakarta

by Heidi

We watched two performances, both of the same love story, while in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.  First off, we had to see the shadow puppet performance, after visiting a puppet maker.  We stayed and watched the whole puppet show, but we were already really tired to start with, and the fact that we couldn’t understand any of […]

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Shopping in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

by Heidi

Our next day in Jogja turned out much better than our first evening there.  We hired a cycle rickshaw (we’re not quiet sure what they are called in Indonesia) driver to take us around for the day.  The going rate is 5,000 rupiah/hour.  That’s about US 50 cents/ hour to peddle himself and the two […]

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Arriving in Yogyakarta, Indonesia

by Heidi

Things got off to a bad start when we arrived in Yogyakarta (pronounced Jogjakarta, or Jogja for short).  When we arrived at the train station it was pouring rain!  We found a taxi driver to take us the short distance to our hotel, but the small alley ways leading to the hotel were flooded and […]

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