In early morning, Lake Maninjau,
A bit cloudy plus mist – but still beautiful view of padi fields.
it was a wonderful view that you will never forget.
the padi fields and surrounding mountains.
Really beautiful scenery.
View at any angle, you will see beautiful scenery.
I feel like I will not leaving the place.
Virgin forest on the East of the resort.
Items on the table in my room.
I prefer fresh food from the village.
Full stop! You are not an ISO auditor here.
known to locals as kayu manis. Can be found anywhere in Minangkabau.
“Grandpa, I came back to your village!”
Lovely organic Maninjau pumpkin.
You may see mosque almost every where.
Padi, corn, and Cinnamomum.
– it is really a nostalgic scenery.
A beautiful padi field.
A padi field and an orchard in the village.
A house in a Minang village.
A buffalo and padi field
Padi field every where.
Nostalgic view of a village.
Padi field - Ranah Minang.
A beautiful village.
Rows of padi
Terrace of padi - Ranah Minang.
Typical village in Ranah Minang.
A beautiful country side.
Donny & Mary Osmond said,"I'm little bit country....."
Beautiful rice field.
Now you can see some vegetables grown here.
The rice field in a remote village.
A river in Anai valley.
A railway bridge crossing the valley.
A broader view.
The same river in the valley.
The river by the road side.
A nice view in Ranah Minang.
The road and the railway bridge,
A railway bridge accros the valley.
A Rumah Gadang - a modern one.
Ordinary house in Bukit Tinggi.
A grocery store in the village.
Uni at work - weaving for her songket at Pandai Sikek.
The products (songkets and batiks) at display.
Tenunan Hajjah Fatimah Sayuti - sound like Javanese name?
Minang architecture – you can see it every where here.
..and here too.
Wonderful view of Minang architecture.
Hajah Fatimah Sayuti - Tenunan Antik di Pandai Siket.
Parabolic antenna – normal view here.
A beautiful Minang house.
A beautiful musholla - a surau.
Pondok Pesantren Haji Miskin.
A welcome greeting of a Kecamatan.
Pondok Bika Si Mariana welcoming you. Bika is a nice "pan cake" here.
Kuih Bika - Si Mariana
It is really hot inside - you may see it if you like.
Cooking kuih bika - traditional methods.
Nice chrysanthemum flowers waiting for you in front of the shops.
Beautiful chrysanthemum by the road side.
Madrasah Aliyah Nagari, Koto Baru, Padang Panjang.
The place where my wife never missed.
Beautiful products for ladies.
Really not fair - all for women, except the far right.
Up to you to choose.
More selection for you.
Madrasah Aliyah Negeri, Koto Baru, Padang Panjang.
Beautiful flowers at Padang Panjang
Idris Talu, daughter-in-law, wife and son.
At Padang Beach
Kites looks like a big bat.
Padang's people enjoying beautiful sunset at the beach.
The weather so nice with slight windy.
Really wonderful sunset view at Pantai Padang.
Maghrib is approaching us, people start leaving the beach.
Pantai Padang almost at closing the day activities.
Pantai Padang - beautiful sunset.
Beautiful sunset at Padang.