The Archipelago Journal: Padang

Halfway down the flank of the world’s fourth-largest jungle island – yet within a stone’s throw of Padang city – a unique tourism initiative is working to tackle regional problems on a local level. Colours makes a trip to Sumatra’s west coast to explore the hidden world around Rimba Ecolodge.

(more…)

Wakatobi

Wakatobi National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, covers 1.39 million hectares, making it Indonesia’s third-largest marine reserve. Colours spends some time beach-bumming in the heart of the Coral Triangle.
(more…)

Halmahera

Entering through Ternate, Colours explores Halmahera and its surrounds: charming port towns, great beaches and wonderful reefs.

(more…)

Tarakan

Join Colours on a visit to the bustling oil-rich city of Tarakan – the largest town in the new province of North Kalimantan – to discover a place with a colourful culture and vivid history that was vital to Indonesia’s independence.

(more…)