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THIS Is Why I Love Indonesia

I whine about Bali a lot, both because Bali and because British. But I love Indonesia. And this trip I’m on has reminded me why....

The Dubious Pleasures of Indonesian Ferries

For the world’s largest island nation, and fourth largest country by population, the state of the ferry network in Indonesia is, frankly, pretty darn abysmal....

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The Last Soldier

In parts of Halmahera, they remember Teruo Nakamura as the good Japanese. You know. The one who didn’t rape and kill and pillage. Didn’t enslave...