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Traveling the Unknown

Very few – if any – people like to travel without itinerary, in uncertainty.

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[Photo Gallery] Philippine

“Why Philippine?” This question – by a new English friend on a sun-spoilt deck of our banca – was, by no means, sounded logical. With new diving spots constantly discovered in Indonesia, I had to give up the list filled by mostly Indonesian diving spots. There were hardly any rooms …

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Kaos Kaki Bau

World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz is still being mocked for the holes in his dress socks, which were revealed when he visited a Turkish mosque. Dengan jempol mengintip dan muka kesal saya berdiri di depan puluhan penumpang yang mengantri di belakang sebelum akhirnya memasrahkan petugas bandara lagi-lagi menggeledah saya dan senyum-senyum lihat kedua jempol saya nongol.

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Diving at Malapascua

(c) Tresher Shark Dive

As soon as the lights on the boat were turned off, millions of tiny planktons were littering the water with their glittering color in all possible shades, turning the shallow water glowing like the star-studded sky above.

It was a very heavenly night. It was a very rewarding dive trip.

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Berburu Hiu Tresher di Malapascua

(c) Tresher Shark Dive

Berlibur di Malapscua, Filipina perlu waktu setidaknya satu minggu, baik untuk menjelajah alam bawah airnya maupun mencicipi sedikit kehidupan penduduknya, seperti kata seorang turis Scotland yang saya temui, “I don’t realize that I’ve been here for a week.”