With the ongoing crisis unfortunately the tourism industry has been hit the most. Many locals in places around the world rely on visitors to feed the economy as well as the mouths of those who work within it; my friend Luke being one of those people. He has spent years showing tourists the beauty of the Indonesian way of life, making sure everyone makes the most of their time travelling. A little goes a long way over there and it’ll be appreciated more than you could ever imagine. Not only that but any extra funds made, I know Luke will share with the people around him experiencing the same difficulties.
Message from Luke-
I'm Luke, 26 years old, I live in the island of Bali, Indonesia, I work as a freelance tour guide, I take people to explore the island with my motorbike, mostly I take people to not touristic places, more to nature because I want them to have a different experience than other tourists.
Since this difficult situation due the COVID 19, there are no more tourists, because most of the countries closed their borders, which means no job for me since Bali is a tourist destination, so most of the jobs are in the tourism industry. I've been jobless since the middle of February, I have saving money to survive, to pay my rent, electricity, foods, but it can't support me until the next month, I've been eating only instant noodle for the last 2 weeks and very careful with the money I have left. I have a family but they also in the same situation, so I don't know who else can help me in this situation, I know most of the people are in the same situation as me.
I hope this situation will be better or end soon so everything will be normal again and everyone will have a smile on their face again.
It will mean a lot for me if you can donate, and hopefully, after this situation all of you can have a nice holiday and maybe visit Bali, who knows if the universe decided for us to meet.
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