Back to WhereThereBeDragons.com
Students in a long tail boat in Indonesia. Photo by Aaron Slosberg, Indonesia Semester.

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

Go to Blog
WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

Q: about music…

ariella, Participant

Hello! Uh… So I spend about 96% of my waking time listening to music, and of course not having my phone will restrict my access to ~spotify~ haha… I’m just wondering if there are some tips for going without music for three months?......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

Instructor Intro

Colin Cahill, Instructor

Hey folks! Apa kabar? Sudah siap? My name is Colin and I will be one of the instructors for this program, along with Rita and Olivia.  This will be my first time participating in a program with Dragons and I can’t wait for it to start! In this......Read More

View

Instructor Introduction

Rita Sri Suwantari, Instructor

Aka pabar? “How are you?” At this moment, my mind has been filled up with many questions about you all…my fellow travelers. Where are you now? What kind of preparation are you already have for Indonesia? Or whether you have been starting to......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

Answer: Dress Code

Instructor Team, Instructor

Q: So I know that the CPM says nothing above the knees, no tank tops and such. As a guy I’m mostly worried about shorts length, and I’m wondering if I can wear shorts that are AT the knees, or if I need to be wearing something like Capris? I......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

Q&A: Malaria medication

Laura klingelhofer, Participant

Q: Hi, my son is going on Fall 2018 Indonesia trip. He got all of his shots today. I’m wondering how many malaria pills to bring and whether he should get meningitis shot. Thanks. – L. – A: The areas of the itinerary typically......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

Q: Dress Code?

Kyle, Participant

So I know that the CPM says nothing above the knees, no tank tops and such. As a guy I’m mostly worried about shorts length, and I’m wondering if I can wear shorts that are AT the knees, or if I need to be wearing something like Capris?......Read More

View

Instructor Intro

Olivia Werby, Instructor

Hello fellow travellers! My name is Olivia, and I will be one of your course instructors this Fall in Indonesia. I’m so excited to meet you all and together explore a country that is close to my heart! I’m going to kick off introductions, and I......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

INTRODUCING OURSELVES AND USING THE YAK BOARD

Indonesia Instructor Team (I-Team), Instructor

Hi Everyone, Welcome to the Yak board. This will be our number one place to communicate before the course begins. Once we begin our adventure, this is where we will share observations and details about our location and plans so our friends and......Read More

View

A warm welcome

Jessica Armstrong (Program Director), Participant

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Welcome to the 2018 Indonesia Fall Program Yak Board! In just over a month, you will arrive in Jakarta and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present challenges and rewards......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

A note on social media

Miriam, Dragons Admin

Dear Fall 2018 Travelers, It’s great to see your Yak Board come to life! This is a very exciting time of year for all of us, and while we understand that you’re likely anxious to meet your traveling companions, we have a request for you: please......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Indonesia

Indonesia: Community, Culture, & Conservation

View

Welcome to the Yak Board!

Miriam, Dragons Admin

Dear Fall 2018 students, Welcome to the Dragons community and your course’s Yak Board! You can think of your course’s Yak Board as a online group journal and virtual bulletin board. Pre-course, you will use the Yak Board to introduce......Read More