Alex used to serve me always a beer “baridi sana” during my long visits in Nairobi.
The Agung bros at their family compound in Ubud during Kuningan festival.
The beginnings tend to be difficult. You sell one fruit, then two fruits. One day you will get a capital for 10 fruits. So, maybe a bank loan ? A mission impossible ?
Greetings to Arundhati Roy 🙂
I made one day vacation during my stay in West Sumba. I stopped looking for the tombs and visiting the charlatans. I rode a motorbike in search of beautiful beaches and exploring small villages with nice inhabitants.
Lake Taungthaman in Amarapura near Mandalay provides some proteins for local people. A perch is real delicacy here.
The old man sitting at the front of a shop in Kuta. He is weaving a mat. The beach is only 100 meters away from him. Maybe someone of a few tourists visiting South Lombok buys his mat ?
Angami man in traditional shawl on the street of Kohima town.
A police officer guarding the national heritage place. The Royal Palace in Khmer capital was built during the French Protectorate time in the 1860’s.
I offer him a cigarette. Many Indonesians are chain smokers. The cigarette factories belong to the richest people in Indonesia. Jakarta governemnt receives the huge revenue from tabacco tax. It seems that everyone is happy, except those people dying with cancer.