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Buton, Makasar Folklores of Aru Palaka

[24 Nov 2009 | 4 Comments | 3,385 views]

Tutturangiana Andaala festival is associated with history of the island and kingdom of Buton. On the island, the 8th Buton Sultan Mardan Ali Oputa Yi Gogoli was buried. Based on historical records, in 1666 the Gowa Kingdom in South Sulawesi sent 20,000 troops with the aim of attacking the kingdom …

Natsepa Coast, Salahutu, Central Maluku

[13 Nov 2009 | One Comment | 1,238 views]

Ambon island has a beautiful coastline. But the most-known legend is the Natsepa in the Suli village, Salahutu subdistrict, Central Maluku district. The beach that used to be the location choosen by allied troops to take a day off.
Natsepa beach in the BAGUALA bay directly opposite the famous malignant Banda …

Serui, The Pearl of Cendrawasih Bay

[5 Nov 2009 | No Comment | 1,226 views]

If you want to forget the fatigue due to the big city bustle, maybe you can arrange for a trip to this quiet place with the natural indescribable beauty.

One of the places you can think of for your visit is a city named Serui, located in Yapen island, …

The Amazing Raja Ampat

[4 Nov 2009 | 3 Comments | 2,756 views]

“What a wealth of nature and scenery that God has given to Indonesia.” That word of praise maybe came out of our mouths when we have the chance to go and visit different wonderful places among the thousands of islands in Indonesia as one of which …

No Roads, No Cars.

[30 Oct 2009 | No Comment | 1,203 views]

It only took 20 minutes to cross to the Makasar island from Baubau with motorboats . Along the way, we can see the clear surface of the sea. When landing on the island, visitors can immediately see the sacred cave known as Liana Binte. It is said, the cave is …

Makasar With One S In The Southeast Sulawesi

[30 Oct 2009 | No Comment | 1,308 views]

In Sulawesi, there are 2 places called Makasar. One —with two s—  is the name of the town which became the capital of South Sulawesi province. Other makasar —with one s— is a small island covering 138.8 hectares in the bay BauBau, Southeast Sulawesi. Its population is only 5000. Almost …

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