first morning glimpse of jakarta
view from the neighborhood i stayed in. jakarta
tofu-making operation supported by mercy corps. that's right, this tofu ISN'T made with formaldehyde. jakarta.
making tofu. jakarta
cooking the tofu in a wood burning deep fryer. jakarta
finished product, no formaldehyde :-/
mercy corps partners' making tempeh. jakarta
fresh made tempeh. jakarta
just arrived in ambon, maluku province. i'll be in ambon for 2 months. statue of local hero, pattimura.
ambon was the sight of fierce fighting and a japanese prisoner of war camp in WWII. there are some 650 australian soldiers buried in this cemetery.
a cold spring in the hills, away from the city. why is this guy flicking the water and saying "magic?" ambon.
why is he wearing one glove and holding an egg in the water?
wha! giant eels live in the crevices of this spring. ambon.
freshwater (?) eel. ambon
besides being a public pool and home of "magic" eels, the springs are also good for washing clothes. ambon
the beach near ambon
random ambon. mosque.
new mosque under construction, with the old one in the background. ambon
you've been warned. ambon
random ambon. ramadan fireworks.
random ambon. blurry..
a haven: wireless internet, beer, and english-speaking staff. these guys work here. ambon
parade for indonesian independence day. ambon
cacao clones. seram
ripe cacao. seram
cacao farmers community learning center. seram
meeting space with cacao farmers. seram
cacao farmers' meeting on seram