First days are general shock. I never thought that my beloved meditation would be this hard.
There is something truly powerful in all that covers. They can make you really invisible, small and not considered. That gives you false illusion of safety. These clothes, they will protect you. Yes, absolutely. But why should you be protected at the first place?
Perfect place to relax outside of Malang. You would be swimming in the natural lake with friendly fish. The water comes from the nearby stream and the swimming pool is about 4 meters deep at one of the ends. On the other side you can find a piece of a sandy beach. Water is cold, but due to its constant flow, very clean and refreshing.
Run from what’s comfortable.
Live where you fear to live.
Destroy your reputation.
I have tried prudent planning long enough.
From now on I’ll be mad.
We walked in a fresh cool mountain air. Throught the fields, pass the streams, into the woods. We bathed in waterfalls, listened to the birds and played with monkeys. We became part of this forest and it welcomed us and gave us a refuge.
,The enormous crater is so close. Covered with yellow mineral, constantly emitting enormous amounts of smoke. It seems to be alive. Now I understand why locals believe in powers of the mountain. It has its own soul and its force cannot be compared to any human force. It is wild and gorgeous.,
Secret beach, where ‘bule’ never come to visit. Fishermen beach. Their small blue boats, fortified with bamboo construction, stand in a row in front of the wavy Indian ocean. Fisherman use the bamboo structure for pushing them into the water, and pulling them out again when the day of a hard work is over.
In the arms of a tiny bay, rocks are covered with green and dun algs. Continue reading Which Yogyakarta beach is your favourite?
The kindness of people, peace and incredible beauty of this place stole my heart.