Getting Skinny Dipping in Tobelo – April 2012, I’ve been in Tobelo for three weeks and I figured it was about time I started to live a bit more like a local. Why did I get skinny dipping in Tobelo? Travel has done some… Continue Reading

Top 10 Adventures in Indonesia – Indonesia is full of things to do for outdoor adventure travelers with mountains, rain forests, coral reefs, beaches and unique wildlife. Being an island there are plenty of water sports including surfing, white water rafting, snorkeling, kayaking, sailing,… Continue Reading

Postcards From Tanimbar Islands Before the Twentieth Century – The Tanimbar Islands are part of the Banda Sea Islands moist deciduous forests ecoregion. The Tanimbar Islands, also called Timur Laut, are a group of about 65 islands in the Maluku province of Indonesia, including Fordata, Larat, Maru,… Continue Reading

Postcards from Dodola Islands – Yes I am back home in Dodola Islands. It’s a little island off the coast of Morotai, fringed with white sand as soft as powder snow, paired with an even smaller island by a narrow isthmus which disappears altogether… Continue Reading

Don’t Overplan with @escapeartistes – Want to know how to travel in style, just like the pros? We check in with frequent fliers to find out how often they fly, their favorite destinations and what they never leave home without. Name: Theodora Sutcliffe… Continue Reading

Discover WWII History in Morotai Island – Off Halmahera’s northern tip, this sparsely populated island became a minor Japanese base during WWII. It leapt to importance when it was captured by the Allies and used to bomb Manila to bits – the sad fulfilment of… Continue Reading

Why You Should Eat Street Food in Indonesia – One of the highlights of Indonesia is the cuisine, and there’s no better way to experience Indonesian food than eating from street stalls. Street stalls, you say? Yes. I love warungggggggg! There’s no other way.

Wonderful Katreji Dance from the Moluccas – I have some pretty cool news to share! I have been invited to attend Congress of the Indigenous Peoples of the Archipelago. And I’m SO GOING! I am going to take part for Katreji dance at Tobelo, North… Continue Reading

We Love Ternate, We Love Gamalama – I think that the headline says it all for today: We love Ternate & we love this photo. You’ll see geat impressions from Travel Junkie Indonesia trip to North Halmahera. Gamalama is a near-conical stratovolcano that comprises the… Continue Reading

Side of Life – Kakara Island – Side of life. Relaxing and enjoying a lovely natural spa treatment at Kakara island, Tobelo – North Halmahera. I just love warm, tropical loveland. With friends. Food and drink. The weather was SPECTACULAR!