Spoiling the Palate at Sarong

Inspired by the street food of many Southeast Asia countries, Bali’s newest ubergroovy restaurant has successfully transformed each into a superb, great flavour without altering the dish’s original taste. Named after a loose garment made of a long strip of cloth wrapped around the body worn as a skirt or dress by men and women of the Malay Archipelago and the Pacific islands, Sarong can also be considered as an icon to represent wonderfully colourful of enjoying a relaxing lifestyle; it’s real … [Read more...]

Passion for the Lambo

Having launched the 2009 models of what would be the most exotic and prestigious sports car, Lamborghini Indonesia chief operating officer Endy Kusumo expresses his optimism that there is enough space for the Lambo market in the country. Born on July 11, 1970 in Medan, North Sumatra, Endy is often mistaken for his age owning to his youthful appearance. But don’t take the façade for granted because this energetic and easygoing man is indeed the architect behind the operation of PT Lamborghini I … [Read more...]

New Breath of Lamborghini

Being the successor of the Lamborghini model of all time, the new V10 evolution of the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 560-4 has set a new standard in the sports car realm. Having the 5.2 litre raging V10 engine with an output of 560 PS (412 kW) at 8,000 rpm, the engine of the Gallardo LP560-4 is a completely new development. All that remains of the original V10 is the number of cylinders which, in this performance category, create a perfect and unique synthesis of torque, force of movement, sporty … [Read more...]

Aston Martin: The Best from the Brits

For those connoisseurs of James Bond, it is hard not to notice the fine-looking powerful sport car of Her Majesty secret agent of 007. The legend started when the author, Sir Ian Fleming, decided to give an Aston Martin DB III for his James Bond hero in the seventh novel Goldfinger, although it was Aston Martin DB 5 that Sean Connery drove in Goldfinger the movie. From then grew a long and very close association between the British spy hero and the marque that started with DB 5 of Sean Connery’s … [Read more...]

Innovating the Style

Founder and director of Arya Cipta Graha has know-how in the fields of architecture, ranging from classic to contemporary, despite the fact that he has been well-known for his experimental in contemporary architecture. Arya Cipta Graha, which is also known as Atelier Cosmas Gozali, is an architecture company that provides planning and architectural services. Established in 2005, the firm has built an array of designs from house and apartment to office, hotel and resort. This not to mention … [Read more...]

Voice of A Diva

Blessed with outstanding talent, Krisdayanti attests that being persistent in her career path is what has climbed her to the top. By far the Indonesia’s most popular and highest paid female singer, KD, as she is better known, stepped into her singing career path when she was only nine. Able to cope with all the setback she experienced during her first years of career journey, the determined KD recalls her teenage triumph in the early 1990s that witnessed a number of achievements in a m … [Read more...]

Where Drawing Do The Talking

Believing in the power of drawing, the architect and interior designer veteran Thomas Elliott has translated a myriad of ideas into innovative interior design practice. Aulia R. Sungkar writes. Met by Registry at his state-of-the-art office in Kemang, South Jakarta, the CEO of PT PAI smiles benignly, “Just call me Tom.” Recalling his childhood, he says he always wanted to be an architect since he was a kid. Tom’s dream eventually reached fruition. Holding a California architect license, Tom … [Read more...]

Preschool: Springboard to Success

Despite the long educational process which every child needs to go through, the fundamentals of early human development rely on early childhood programs. It is understood, therefore, that it is every parent's dream to have their children take advantage of the best educational opportunities available. The growth of international preschools and kindergartens in Indonesia has paved the way for better educational awareness among parents. As more schools are outdoing each other with their splendid … [Read more...]

Electronic City: Providing the Most out of Most

In the wake of globalization era, customers are getting smarter when it comes to buying electronics products. This phenomenon leads to the birth of electronics chain outlets in town which offer their patrons the best products from best selection all at affordable prices. In line with this, the Indonesia’s leading electronics chain Electronic City has succeeded in winning the heart of its customers by providing excellence in product selection and support in a comfortable shopping a … [Read more...]

Chinese New Year Food Bringing A Good fortune

Without having the food play a major role, welcoming the year of Ox will not be in complete. The dining occasion during the celebration offers a variety of Chinese dishes where fortune includes in the food and the ingredients that go in them, translating the menu with symbolic meanings of wealthy and healthy. The foretelling indicating a sign of an increasing wealth and improving health in the upcoming year 2560 of Chinese calendar has turned anxiety to hope in the sense that fortune will outdo … [Read more...]