At the historic port city of Southampton, the River Test joins with other watercourses in a wide and windswept estuary, big enough to make cruise liners and container ships look tiddly. But its upper reaches are in stark contrast.
One of the main ports on the historic spice trail, Padang in West Sumatra is home to fantastic legends and charming beaches. Fatris MF from Colours visits.
We’re passing the green hills of Limburg, the most southern province of the Netherlands. Belgium and Germany are nearby. The train stops at the town of Valkenburg, situated in a valley cut out by the small river Geul.Read More..
Under a bright blue morning sky, the Garuda Indonesia plane from Jakarta, with its 96 passengers, lands smoothly at Kota Gunungsitoli’s Binaka Airport, Nias Island. Off the western coast of Sumatra, the island may be a far-flung destination, but it’s widely known among ocean lovers as one of the best surf spots in the world.
In the year 1262, King Mangrai of Ngoenyang unified the disparate city-states over which he ruled into a single kingdom, birthing the city of Chiang Rai in the process.
Matak Airport, the entrance to the Anambas Archipelago, is just a small airport. It is managed by a mining company and only accommodates a few flights per week.
From its birth as a sleepy little Bajau Laut (Sea Gypsy) fishing village, Labuan Bajo literally ‘The Bajau anchorage’ has grown into one of the tourist boomtowns of Indonesia..
With sublime scenery, spectacular marine life and tranquil waters, Indonesia’s Raja Ampat Islands are the perfect place to try liveaboard kayaking.