One of the good thing about travelling in Central Europe is their coffee loving culture. It has been a big part of their lives and not just a fad of extravagant coffee drinks. But it is about drinking good honest coffee and enjoying some good company. This is also a thing in Prague, where coffee… Read More The Art Deco Coffee House
I guess living in the tropics actually made us have an enormous craving for the cold weather. A bunch of us at Le Sac HQ are those who are diagnosed with Chionophile according to a few people. Our anticipation grew as we waited and waited for the end of the year to come. We kept glaring to… Read More bohemian winter
We really love funiculars here at le sac perdu HQ 🙂 It was a gloomy afternoon when I decided to go up the Petrin Hill in Prague. The infamous hill was mentioned af few times in Milan Kundera’s novel The Unbearable Lightness of Being, and not in the loveliest light (people either got killed or killed themselves… Read More The Grassy Hill of Petrin
Beautiful sunny day on Charles Bridge.
Ditching that precious folded map, getting lost instead in small cobblestoned alleys is generally the best way to discover Prague. Sometimes, after walking a couple of hours or more eventually you will find your way back to where you first set off. But, while the alleys are charming, populated with pretty cafes, souvenir shops and… Read More Discovering Prague’s Secret Passage
Globalization has made the world seem borderless, and I can’t help but feeling cheated. Let me explain. I live in a big multicultural and international city of Jakarta, where I can easily have Starbucks coffee for breakfast, sushi for lunch, and tapas for dinner. Any time of day, I can have 10-piece escargots at a… Read More Café Louvre: A Time Machine in Prague
Tropical fruits are one of the reasons that I am grateful about living in Indonesia. When I was living in Canada, the only thing I craved for was fresh gigantic coconuts and dark yellow supersweet mangoes that come in 3 different varieties here. But, that being said, I also grew fond of berries, especially after… Read More Berry Happy Family
As a city girl whose daily life consists of hours of commuting and countless rendezvous at a luxurious mall, I get a little too excited when I get in touch with nature. And that is exactly what happened during my 2-week stay in Prague. One of the hotel I stayed in was Standard Hotel, a… Read More Rendezvous With The Swans