One of my favorite things to do when I come back to Indonesia is walk around on the streets. This street is literally “Big Market Street” – perfect. There are a lot of details, a lot of visuals to soak up. This particular part of the street is in the textile neighborhood, where 80% of the entire street is textile shops and shops that sell items related to sewing and whatnot. I went to get some canvas to cover my windows but then just got distracted by all the happenings going on around me.
Note to self: traffic laws don’t really exist in Indonesia. Pedestrian crossing especially does not exist.
I take that for granted. I almost died crossing this street. Apparently a woman with a camera trying to cross the road is code for “go faster” to cars and motorcycles. Who knew?