Tag: Jakarta

Update from Makassar International Arts Festival – June 25th 2013

   ‘Selamat Datang’ !  Welcome ! To the island of Sulawesi and host of our International Writers’ festival.   Imagine clear blue skies, fluffy white clouds, tall majestic palm trees, belting afternoon sunrays, lively city life and men in colourful batik shirts and women in elegant kebayas and head scarves! Upon arrival we are greeted by…




Indonesia – 21st June- Jakarta – what a beautiful day!

Dear friends I am sharing my journey of Indonesia with you. My days in Jakarta have ended. Tomorrow I travel to Makassar for the literature festival.  Qaisra  ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. .Indonesia – 21st June- Jakarta – what a beautiful day! We leave hotel on the dot at 7am- outside it is misty and dull but the traffic…