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The Fairy Tail Homes of Sumatra

The Fairy Tail Homes of Sumatra

Beautiful Minang House, on the road to Solok, Sumatra I doubt anyone could travel through Sumatra and not be totally taken by the beauty of the spired roof houses (the “Rumah Bagonjong”) typical of  Minangkabau culture. These iconic looking long house dwellings have...
Guide to military check points.

Guide to military check points.

A knowing look from a check point soldier   An unfamiliar motorbike with a foreign number plate will always raise interest and concern from the locals of countries excluded from mainstream tourism. Often it’s the youth that are the sharpest spotters of riders...