An 'Indonesian' daddy in Kaohsiung / 高雄最印的老爹
Zainal Abidin, Indonesia nationality, a father of four sweet boys, has been lived in Kaohsiung for 11 years with his Taiwanese wife, whom he met and fell in love with at the shops, her wife used to work, where near Pier No.3 at Kaohsiung Harbor 20 years ago, considering Taiwan as his root.
Six years ago, Zainal opened a small Indonesian Food shop in Yancheng District Kuchan area. The original idea was to provid a place for those nostalgist of Indonesian to meet. Therefore, the Indonesian boatmen from Kaohsiung Harbor and the Indonesian labors are the main customers at this shop. The Indonesian food in the shop is full of the variety of spice, such as Sa-dai lamp, lamp soup, chicken soup, salad and curry. In addition, there will be Indonesian ice cream available during the weekend.
Zainal's Indonesian food shop was moved to a busy place where near the train station half years ago. Still, Yancheng District remained to be a ideal place for living in his mind because there are more green parks, and the harbor reminded him very much of the harbor in Indonesia. Zainal likes to travel around by bus because of the conveniences. He likes to take the boys to Chichin, the banks of Love River, and the park where near by Museum of Fine Arts. In addition, Zainal is a devout Islam. He goes to mosque to pray with family regularly every week. Zainal is very well known among Indonesian people who work in Kaohsiung, and this Indonesian Daddy has characteristic of shy and honest, yet he is willing to help people.