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Flores Adventure – A day in Bena Village,  Ngada Region of East Nusa Tenggara

Flores Adventure – A day in Bena Village, Ngada Region of East Nusa Tenggara

We left the Manggarai region with amazing memories in our minds. So much we need to celebrate on the beauty of the part of Flores we left behind, but some things have left me with unanswered questions in my mind. Our next destination is Bena Village, it […]

FLORES ADVENTURE – RUTENG, THE LAND OF THE CACI WARRIORS

FLORES ADVENTURE – RUTENG, THE LAND OF THE CACI WARRIORS

Our next stop after Lingko rice fields was Ruteng. Ruteng is a small town on the western end of Flores Island, just a few hours journey from Labuan Bajo. Ruteng is the capital of Manggarai Regency, in East Nusa Tenggara Province, it is the largest […]

Flores Adventure – Cancar, The Magical Lingko Spiderweb Rice field

Flores Adventure – Cancar, The Magical Lingko Spiderweb Rice field

Our journey through Todo was very interesting, passing busy villagers with their busy lives.  We met so many people along the way, particularly curious children. I cannot forget the moment when we met those young school children, 24 young girls, living in a small hut, […]

Flores Adventure – meeting a weaver in Beakondo – Her disability is not her inability

Flores Adventure – meeting a weaver in Beakondo – Her disability is not her inability

We said goodbye to our hiking buddies in Dintor and to Mr Martin Anggo’s family and set off heading for our next adventure.  After passing a few large potholes and a very scary looking broken bridge, we came to a small village up the hill toward […]

Flores Adventure – Dintor & Wae Rebo Village

Flores Adventure – Dintor & Wae Rebo Village

Our next stop after Labuhan Bajo was Dintor & Wae Rebo.  Dintor is a lovely fishing village located on the south coast of Flores. We stayed one night here at the Wae Rebo Lodge prior to the hike to Wae Rebo. The lodge is managed […]

Flores Adventure – exploring Lembor, en route to Wae Rebo

Flores Adventure – exploring Lembor, en route to Wae Rebo

We set off from Labuan Bajo towards Ruteng not too early in the morning. We got ourselves ready for this journey in a laidback manner. After a relaxing morning and with good breakfast at the hotel, we loaded the car with our belongings. Our driver, […]

Flores Adventure, Labuan Bajo, Our gateway to Komodo Islands

Flores Adventure, Labuan Bajo, Our gateway to Komodo Islands

Labuan Bajo is a small town located on the western side of Flores, Indonesia. Labuan Bajo was once a sleepy fishing village, is currently undergoing a major transformation into becoming one of Indonesia’s most visited destinations. Labuan Bajo is fairly laidback, typical Indonesian lazy town […]