I suspect that after 65 years your small village will have been absorbed by Pekanbaru. Since I lived about 75 kms from PB there is now a toll road to Dumai!
A bit further north about 500 kms Lake Toba is worth a look/stay. https://maps.app.goo.gl/epZJ8SBr1DGihqok6
Nearer PB Siak is worth an...
I just looked. Both about the same. Toyota is new for 2023 whereas Honda is a facelift. Both have smart entry. Toyota has hill start assist which might be good for ibu?
Take her to both dealers and let her decide.
So what do they mean? Local yokel?
Other cultures surely don't use those expressions. A septic would not know what a bogan is. Redneck doesn't work in Scotland as the sun doesn't shine there much? Chookta maybe?
Hire a local gardener who will come once a week. He/she/it/they will get you started. You end up being the designer
I lived in a company village and every expat paid for a man to come by routinely and tinker around for a few hours.
There are many topics that could fit here.:unsure:
Do we believe in aliens?
Do we drive an electric car to save money?
Why IS It That Super-Smart People, Almost Invariable, Turn Out to Be Atheists?
British people are pretty shy and reserved.
Why is Piers Morgan famous?
And so on and so on