The most beautiful natural attractions of Papua

The most beautiful natural attractions of Papua

Papua is the region of contrast, there you will find the most the most impenetrable tropical jungles of the world, while mountain with snow covered peaks are towering over its glacial lakes. Papua is the largest and easternmost province of Indonesia, that covers the western part of New Guinea, the second-largest island of the world. Papua has exceptional natural environment with beautiful and spectacular coastlines, vast extended marshes, meadows with fresh grass and strong-flowing rivers... [ read more ]

The best 5 cultural attractions of Papua

The best 5 cultural attractions of Papua

Papua is a beautiful place, the most eastern state of Papua. The islanders are divided in more than 250 groups, the larger are the Marindan, the Yah'ray, the Asmat, the Mandobo, the Dani and the Afyat. The ones living in the central land hold their habits and traditions not being influenced by external factors. The different communities are mostly living in complete isolation, and this is the reason of the incredibly diverse cultures. We present you the best 5 cultural attractions of Papu... [ read more ]

Ambon Bay Festival in Maluku

Ambon Bay Festival in Maluku

From 27th September, it is the Ambon Bay Festival and it lasts for three days. It is held in Maluku where the traditional customs are displayed. Fishing competitions are a tradition. Traditional boat races called Arumbae (war vessels in olden days) Manggurube are also a must in this festival. Besides, there are also Semang Boat races. Women in traditional costumes can be seen manning the Semang boats that has the traditional Maluku outrigger. Following that you can also watch a relay swim race f... [ read more ]