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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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How to get to the Banda Islands

After spending a few weeks in and around the cities of Java, we decided we needed a very different experience in Indonesia, consisting of relaxation, beach and scuba. Following some detailed research, we settled on the Banda Islands as our first location. The Banda Islands are a small collection of ...

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