A direct flight between London and Jakarta on Garuda Indonesia has made south-east Asia’s most culturally ... Flores, Sulawesi, Borneo and Papua. The Dharmawangsa (20) (the-dharmawangsa.com) is a haven of calm and classical Javanese style and luxury.
Like Raja Ampat, a famed archipelago 1,400 miles to the west, off West Papua in Indonesia, those percussive syllables set ... Tawali’s eagle-eyed underwater guide. On a gravel slope just off the beach, he showed me creatures virtually invisible to.
Papua, which makes up the western half of the giant island of New Guinea, remained in Dutch hands after Indonesia shook off colonial rule at the end of World War II. Many Indonesians saw their government's campaign in the early 1960s to take Papua from the.
Read also: Garuda Indonesia ... Papua Some of the Papuan tribes such as Dani, Yali and Yani will take part in the festival where they will perform a mock tribal war battle. The traditional festival that was first held in 1989 is very popular among travel.
There is a high rate of whale shark sightings in Cenderawasih Bay National Park compared with other regions in Indonesia. The park's maritime area itself reaches 1.4 million ha, covering two regencies, namely Wondama Bay in West Papua and Nabire in Papua.
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JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police said Thursday that gunmen have occupied two villages in easternmost Papua province near a U.S.-owned gold and copper mine in a possible escalation of a separatist conflict in the region. Papua police chief Boy.
leader Filep Karma has called on Indonesian President Joko Widodo to voluntarily grant independence to West Papua so that Indonesia is not embarrassed in international forums. In a secretly recorded interview with Fairfax Media in a hotel room in.
Jakarta, Indonesia (CNN ... buy it in supermarkets," the travel guide Lonely Planet says in its description of the province. A big part of Trigana Air's business is ferrying people and cargo between different parts of Papua. Before Sunday's crash, the.
TEMBAGAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian police said they helped evacuate more than 340 people Friday from villages in easternmost Papua after security forces apparently gained the upper hand in a standoff with separatists. It was unclear if there were.