Halmahera

Halmahera Island

Halmahera Island

December 13, 2011 No Comments »

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 »

The Banda Islands : Eastern Indonesia’s Best Kept Secret

The Banda Islands : Eastern Indonesia’s Best Kept Secret

December 6, 2011 No Comments »

Since the first century AD, the Banda islands have been the sole producers of the fragrant nutmeg and mace for which Chinese, Indian, and Arab ships traveled across the seas.... Read More »