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Somewhere in the Banda Sea…

…lay the Banda Islands (surprise!). The island group is part of the Indonesian state, South Maluku. The Maluku Islands are separated in South and North Maluku and are placed right in between West Papua and Sulawesi. We knew that we wanted to pay a visit to those islands at the beginning of our travels already, ...

Raja Ampat – A Paradise with all its Pros and Cons

To view the English version click here. Ich sitze in der auf Pfählen gebauten Hütte, die Restaurant genannt wird, ganz vorne auf dem Fussboden und beobachte das Farbspiel aus allen erdenklichen Blautönen. Mit etwas Glück drehen die Delphine auch heute ihre Runde vor unserem Homestay und sagen Hallo. Tobi und Etienne nutzen die Ebbe und ...

Big Island’s South and North Coast

South coast After 4 days of exploring Big Island’s east coast, we were about to head to Kona for the second part of the trip. For our journey to the other side of the island, we picked the south coast highway. During this drive, we experienced two highlights. The first one along the way was ...

Hilo, Puna and Volcano

Volcano National Park On our second day on the island, we headed off quite early to discover volcano national park. We left the house at about half past six and it was raining. After about an hour and no coffee (we couldn‘t find any along the way), we reached Volcano National Park. Luckily we could ...