Our new world, here in Jakarta, is exciting and confronting but both equally embracing. Nath and I are excited to be here because we love discovering new things and new people. We love to be amazed and it genuinely excites us to discover someone or something that is different to what we know. What is particularly confronting about this new place is the economical disparities that we witness everyday. Whilst the extremely wealthy sit in their beautiful houses with 24 hour security and multiple house helpers .....
... the not-so-wealthy are working long days, outside in the heat, & are lucky to be earning a dollar a day.
So, what I have shared above is a big part of our new world, and something that we see on a daily basis. But I thought I'd end this blog space with a few pictures that will give you a more personal glimpse into our immediate world. Although not completely inclusive, this consists of ....
|a whole lot of marking;|
|the crippling traffic;|
|and JCo coffee!|
This is our new home ... this is our new world! Thanks for being interested!
Nomes and Nath xo