#back2aceh Day 1 & 2
After a year and a half away from Aceh, I arrived in Banda Aceh on Tuesday afternoon for a reunion tour to visit old friends. At 8PM I hopped into a chartered car with only one other passenger for a night ride down the west coast to Blang Pidie. The seven hour odyssey was anything but familiar and nostalgic! In an overtired punchy mood, I tweeted some of the journey details, using the hash tag #back2aceh. The tweets require some facility with abbreviated Bahasa Indonesia:
The next day in Blang Pidie:
Each tweet has a complete back story of its own… but I’ll leave them as is for now and perhaps elaborate some details later on.