Today, I was up early to attend Prabumulih’s carnival, also known as a parade in the U.S. it started at 5:30am and would go well into the evening. We stayed for a few hours. This city faces so many challenges like many others in SE Asia, such as infrastructure, environmental, and non-existent enforcement as it … Continue reading Happy Birthday Prabumulih!!
Today, I was able to celebrate Prabumulih’s 18th city anniversary. It was an honor to be invited and was the first time a foreigner has ever attended. It is a formal event with everyone dressed up in their finest clothes to hear what the Mayor and Governor have to present about their community over the … Continue reading Prabumulih-Celebrating 18 years!
I am currently waiting at the Jakarta Airport for my flight to Palembang to meet up with Pithan. We will then drive to his city of Prabumulih. Jakarta Indonesia has been wonderful and insightful. Tri from APEKSI had two packed days of meetings and some site seeing. I truly appreciate the kindness and guidance as … Continue reading Jakarta Airport
I'm in my last full week of work before leaving on my journey to Indonesia on October 11. I have made checklist after checklist making sure I have not forgotten anything (although I keep forgetting where my checklist is). I have done lots of research and have messaged Pithan in Prabumulih several times with questions. … Continue reading Indonesia – Coming soon