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Batik from Jakarta

Probably one of the must-have when travelling in Indonesia is the batik textile. Batik is a fascinating traditional technique of dyeing or drawing custom patterns on a fabric. It can be used for sarongs, shirts, shawls, or just to decorate. Each region in Indonesia proudly owns it particular batik style. Traditionally, the patterns are very…

Stamps collection

Since my childhood, I own a stamp collection given to me by my grandfather. It’s probably one of my most precious belongings. I didn’t add a lot of stamps to it simply because I don’t communicate by mails like the majority of people nowadays. However, my grandfather sent me a package full of stamps and…