Daily Archives: December 13, 2011

Baliem Valley : Home of the Dani’s

Baliem Valley : Home of the Dani’s

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High up in the mountains of central Papua at an altitude of 1,600 meters above sea level, hemmed in by steep green mountain walls, lies the stunningly beautiful Baliem valley,... Read More »

Tanjung Puting National Park : Re-introducing Orang Utans to the Wild

Tanjung Puting National Park : Re-introducing Orang Utans to the Wild

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Imagine you are an explorer heading out to the jungle to see wild orang utans and other exotic tropical animals and you will begin to get a sense of what... Read More »

Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park: Home of the Sumatran Tigers

Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park: Home of the Sumatran Tigers

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Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park (BBSNP) – or the South Bukit Barisan National Park – spans over three of Sumatra’s provinces. They are: Lampung, South Sumatra and Bengkulu. Along with... Read More »

Halmahera Island

Halmahera Island

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The remote Halmahera island, also called Gilolo or Jailolo, is the largest island in Maluku (the Moluccas), K-shaped almost like a miniature Sulawesi.  With white sandy beaches, unspoiled forests and... Read More »

Lombok, alluring island East of Bali

Lombok, alluring island East of Bali

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With divine beaches, the majestic Mt Rinjani and spectacular marine life to discover, the island of Lombok in West Nusa Tenggara has no shortage of attractions both in and out... Read More »

Togean Islands

Togean Islands

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Togean Islands. A community – based ecotourism as well as in conserving the biodiversity. A bewildering array of tropical rain forest covered six islands formed by volcanic activity. Situated in... Read More »

Bunaken : Breathtaking Underwater Life

Bunaken : Breathtaking Underwater Life

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Ever fancy yourself being a mermaid? Being able to swim along with other creatures of the sea , moving to the rhythm of the waves? In the Bunaken Marine Park,... Read More »

Prambanan Temple

Prambanan Temple

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Prambanan is the ruins of a Hindu temple complex located 17 km east of Yogyakarta, along the Yogya-Solo highway. It’s one of the two UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Yogyakarta.... Read More »