More great coverage of Pesta Blogger & Indonesia
I've been posting videos from my trip to Indonesia and Pesta Blogger here and at www.culinarymedianetwork.com, and I thought I'd share the reflections of the other people who participated in the group. As you know, I tend to share my thoughts via audio and video shows, and these other folks do a nice mix of blogging and video posts.
Mr Brown, that irreverent guy from Singapore, vlogged thoughout our entire trip. Being relatively close to his home country, he was able to take advantage of his small handheld video camera and his Nokia N96 to update from his cell phone connection:
Mike Aquino from the Phillipines write one of the more interesting sites I've come across for Asia travel resources. He's the official About.com guide for Southeast Asia, and his reports from the road so far have included some great wrap ups of the Pesta Blogger event, and of the Ramayana performance in JogJakarta:
Jeff Ooi, who started out as a blogger critical of the Malaysian government, and ended up representing Penang in the Malaysian Parliament, is one intrepid photographer. I learned so much watching him work, and he really has an eye for catching those human moments:
Jeff Ooi's Travelogue
And Anthony Bianco of Australia just published his full account of the trip at:
Besides us "foreign bloggers" who participated, here are a bunch of other great links to coverage of Pesta Blogger:
Pesta Blogger Flickr Photo Feed
The Unspun Blog
And of the course, the Pesta Blogger website itself.