One of the questions we get asked often: "Is it dangerous in Bandung?" Honestly, we don't know. Lots of people live there and do fine, year after year.
Some things will be different than Seattle, like the frequency of earthquakes. Check out the current quake monitor here. We expect that the ground will move under our feet a lot.
Want to compare the cost of living with where you are? Here's a fun website with that info.
We're planning to learn Bahasa Indonesia at IMLAC. Here's a video about the area and the school.
Don't you feel like you have enough homework, exploring all those links? Have fun.