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A week on the Banda Islands

The Banda Islands are brimming with history. When walking the sleepy streets it's not hard to imagine the battles and skirmishes that took place here under Dutch rule. Cannons still lie around, seemingly in the same place they were left a few hundred years ago. Forts crumble and now ...

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Labuan Bajo to Kelimutu via Ende and Moni

Due to the distance and the apparent terrible road conditions, we decided to travel from Labuan Bajo in Flores to Kelimutu by air, using Wings Airline (remember the 10kg weight limit), with a flight time to Ende of only 50 minutes. Ende is the closest airport to Kelimutu, with a ...

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Kanawa

We arranged accommodation in Kanawa at the Kanawa Tourism Office in Lubuan Bajo (it's on a corner in the main strip in town past “Warung Mama”). There is only one place to stay on Kanawa, and they no longer offered the cheaper bale accommodation, so we ended up paying ...

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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do --- Mark Twain

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