Author Archive for Patung

David, formerly known as Patung, is the webmaster and main author of the site. He can be reached through the About page.

Rhonda Goes to Bali

Monday, October 15th, 2012, by . 28 Comments
Rhonda & Ketut

Rhonda flies into Bali and becomes romantically entangled with cabana boy Ketut.

North Sumatra & Aceh Tour

Monday, October 15th, 2012, by . 1 Comment

The 15 day “Sumatran Highlights tour allows you to see all the major attractions of northern Sumatra, while also bringing you very close to the people, history, and culture of the region.

“Beautiful Bali” Tour

Sunday, September 30th, 2012, by . 7 Comments

Enjoy a 9 day tour of “Beautiful Bali a little off the beaten track, exploring inland and north Bali.

Bali Raw: An exposé of the underbelly of Greater Kuta

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012, by . 32 Comments
Bali Raw

A good bloke in Greater Kuta; a review of the book “Bali Raw: an expose of the underbelly of Bali, Indonesia”.

Political Party Corruption Rates

Thursday, June 14th, 2012, by . 20 Comments

The most corrupt parties, political corruption rates: SBY says Partai Demokrat is far from the worst.

Marijuana Queen Clemency

Monday, June 4th, 2012, by . 10 Comments

Grumblings about the frequent and now large remissions for Marijuana Queen Schapelle Corby.

Sumanto of Purbalingga

Wednesday, May 16th, 2012, by . 7 Comments

Sumanto the cannibal as he is today, at residence in a Purbalingga pesantren.

Meneer Dahlan Sticks It to Holland

Thursday, April 12th, 2012, by . 6 Comments
Dahlan Iskan

Plucky Indonesia leaves former colonial oppressor the Netherlands in the dust.

World’s Happiest People

Friday, March 9th, 2012, by . 89 Comments

Of modest means, relatively, but Indonesia leads the world in levels of reported happiness.

Garuda, ‘Best International Airline’

Friday, March 9th, 2012, by . 3 Comments

A poll improbably finds Garuda to be the world’s “Best International Airline”, for one month, in Australia.

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