Tag Archives: tropics

Tropical trepidations


This scorpion was by the footpath one afternoon.


Dead butterfly wing

DSC_0296This is an ankat, a small van-like bus. It can be flagged down from anywhere and it costs the equivalent of 20 cents to travel.


Flooding is a regular thing in this area


These are a great way to get around. Apparently, they have motorbike motors.IMG_9710

A bit of hassling goes on in Jakarta, but it’s not nearly as bad as in some places I’ve been.IMG_9719

Sad to see an old dead tree get cut down.IMG_0348  Women only cars on the train from Bogor to Jakarta IMG_9789

IMG_9727Toilet vansIMG_9726The heat can be a big problem