About darwin

a frustrated journalist-and-teacher-turned-engineer who is making his dreams into reality by following his designed style of traveling. Email me at thetreasuretracker@gmail.com.

Over a Cup of Coffee


Our friendship was developed when we were both broken. When we have no idea where and how to start.

Let’s name that person X.

We were introduced to each other by our common friends. We had a small talk over coffee and said goodbye. That’s it. It was like a casual meet up. I’m not sure who added who in facebook, but nothing followed after that. But if there’s one thing I was sure of that night, I knew I felt something. However, I just ignored it.

Weeks later, I was surprised to receive a message from X. It was a plain message but I cant contain my happiness. We talked about so many things, from our travel plans to our personal interests. I didn’t know but, it was as if we’ve known each other well already that we were both comfortable of talking about personal stuff.

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Wonderful Indonesia: Feeling In-between at Gili Meno (Photoblog)

We were on our way to Gili Trawangan from Gili Air when the boat made a stop in this island to load/unload passengers. While the boat was about to dock, I saw the crystal clear water and what’s down under the sea.

My mind was saying “Can we stop here and stay?”, but our time was not enough.

We were skipping this island because Continue reading