Lund, Jogja dan segala sesuatu di antaranya

Pulang tahun ini bisa dibilang sedikit di luar rencana. Awalnya kami berniat pulang ke Indonesia di akhir tahun, sekalian mengungsi dari musim dingin Swedia yang ajaib. Juga menunggu tabungan agak ”mendingan” dulu setelah libur panjang musim panas tahun lalu 😅. Tapi dua kabar baik di bulan Maret membuat kami menata ulang semua rencana perjalanan. Pertama,…

Babymoon Outside Sweden*

You’re pregnant and you realise that the days when there were just you and your partner are soon to be over. You may want to make the most of it so you plan a babymoon outside Sweden. What to prepare? 1. The second trimester is usually the best time Pregnancy is very unique and personal….

5 Pregnancy Essentials in Sweden*

As you are no doubt aware, pregnancy is one of the moments when you have a mixed feeling. You’re happy, of course, but most of the time, you’re anxious. Especially if you’re pregnant while away from home. Therefore, knowing these pregnancy essentials in Sweden might be a little helpful. 1. Important Contacts Being pregnant in…

Mengapa Perlu Membaca Buku?

Ramai pembahasan soal adaptasi novel Bumi Manusia ke film membawa serta diskusi tentang tradisi membaca buku di Indonesia. Terutama setelah bermunculan komentar-komentar dari mereka-mereka yang (sepertinya) belum pernah membaca Bumi Manusia, tidak kenal karya-karya Pramoedya Ananta Toer, atau setidaknya malas googling. Banyak yang berasumsi bahwa mereka yang berkomentar kurang pas tersebut adalah generasi milenial. Anak…

A Week in Lisbon, Portugal

To be honest, Lisbon had never been on my bucket list. It never crossed my mind to visit this capital city of Portugal before. I mean, I don’t have any special memory or obsession with the city (unlike what I have with Milan, Venice or Amsterdam 😄 ). So when Zaki told me that he’s…