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East Nusa Tenggara shuts all tourist destinations to prevent COVID-19 spread

In a bid to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) administration has decided to close its offices and tourist spots. NTT Governor Viktor Bungtilu Laiskodat has shut down provincial administration offices and sent all of his subordinates…

Komodo National Park to remain open & access will be restricted to ‘Premium’ Tourists
Komodo National Park to remain open & access will be restricted to ‘Premium’ Tourists

Komodo National Park to remain open & access will be restricted to ‘Premium’ Tourists

Indonesian Tourism authorities have done an about-turn and will not close Komodo Island – home of the dragons – to preserve the area’s environment. On Monday Siti Nurbaya Bakar, Indonesia’s environment and forestry minister, reversed the decision, saying that the…

The Beauty of Atlas Pearls, Pungu Island – Flores
The Beauty of Atlas Pearls, Pungu Island – Flores

The Beauty of Atlas Pearls, Pungu Island – Flores

Atlas South Sea pearls are harvested from five pearl farms extending through the Indonesian Archipelago to Raja Ampat. To reach their maximum potential, South Sea pearls require the truly pristine environment of remote areas such as the Indonesian Archipelago. Atlas Pearls operates five pearl farming operations…

A guide to Recommended Domestic Flights in Indonesia
A guide to Recommended Domestic Flights in Indonesia

A guide to Recommended Domestic Flights in Indonesia

Looking to get around Indonesia by air? Here’s a list of some of the nation’s recommended domestic flight options for your travel.  Bear in mind that flights to remote destinations are prone to delays, especially in periods of rainy weather. Garuda…

Koka Beach in East Nusa Tenggara promises thrilling adventure
Koka Beach in East Nusa Tenggara promises thrilling adventure

Koka Beach in East Nusa Tenggara promises thrilling adventure

Of all the scenic tourist destinations across the archipelago, East Nusa Tenggara (NTT) stands out for its seemingly endless wealth of natural beauty.  Although world-famous destinations such as Komodo National Park have rightfully put NTT on the global tourism map,…