New Year, New Resolution!

New Year’s resolution is the most hype word in the new year’s lead-up. New year’s resolution is the annual goal for ambitious and dedicated people. But for some others, like me, the new year’s resolution was something that I said and forgot the next day after…

If you were born and raise in a country near the equator like me, chances are, you might experience various degrees of winter blues when you live in four seasons countries.

Winter blues is a very common mood swing when the season is transitioning from autumn to winter. There are…

Perempuan Indonesia adalah perempuan yang tumbuh besar di lingkungan yang sebagian besar patriarkal dengan nilai-nilai budaya yang sangat dipengaruhi oleh agama. Jadi, ketika kami keluar dari Indonesia dan tinggal di negeri orang, baik itu karena pernikahan, pekerjaan, atau karena memutuskan untuk tinggal di luar Indonesia, kami mengalami apa yang disebut…

Climate change is the phrase that represents a catastrophic, doomsday, and complex network of solutions that obviously beyond our reach. So many people say that it’s the responsibility of the policymakers. Some say it is the businesses responsibility, and some say that it’s a sign of doomsday where God will…

Sayup-sayup terdengar musik tradisional mengalun di saat keluar dari pesawat. Musik tersebut mengiringi tarian Manortor, tarian tradisional Batak untuk menyambut tamu kehormatan. Walaupun tarian itu bukan untuk rombongan saya, tapi tetap menarik untuk dilihat. Selamat datang di Tanah Batak!

Saya beruntung dapat pergi bersama rombongan #tripofwonders dari Kementerian Pariwisata menjelajahi…

Pandemic has taken us away from our traveling plan. Hell, I guess it has taken us away from all of our plan! As for me, the pandemic has taken me away from Bali, my home for the last 3 years, in order to stay together with my significant other.

So…

If you are a fan of Sebastian Stan “The Winter Soldier”, you should put Romania, his home country, in your bucket list.

It was December 2015 when I visited the Transylvania region of Romania. The temperature was zero degrees with some snowfall throughout the day when I entered the garden…

Diah Rani Handayani

Indonesian woman living and sharing life stories from the land down under. Contact me on email rany.budi@gmail.com or Instagram @minombrerany

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