Category: Indonesia

Suicide by Architecture

I visited The Mall a couple of days ago. You know the one: you go through the big automatically opening glass doors, the air-conditioned interior hits you as you walk in across a marbled floor …
Wooden carvings of the Buddha displayed alongside carved wodden phalluses.

The Beauty and Tackiness of Bali

In 2007, the magazine Travel + Leisure published a ranking of the world’s “Top Ten Islands.” At the top of the list was the Indonesian island of Bali, which, according to the magazine,  ‘stands alone …