Padang

“Air Manis Beach is a beautiful place to visit. Here we can walk in the sea at low tide and visit the attractive Pisang Island. Air Manis Beach is a favourite spot for Europeans in Padang,” noted L. C. Westenenk, a senior official of the colonial government at Fort de Kock, a 19th century Dutch base in West Sumatra, when he visited Padang.
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Nias

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.
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Atambua

My whole body is drenched in sweat as I reach the western hillside of  Teluk Gurita on the coast of Timor Island. Fortunately, the hills are well shaded with trees, so I take shelter after the challenging climb. In front of me, the narrow bay with its green water looks seductively tranquil.
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Under the Sea of Anambas

Located in the Riau Islands province of Indonesia, Anambas is home to very rich marine resources. Here you will find a wealth of fisheries, mangrove forests and coral reefs. Let’s go there and explore the abundance of the sea!
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