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Travel in Indonesia: fascinating Tana Toraja culture of Central Sulawesi

Traditional house style in Central Sulawesi, Tana Toraja

In the remote parts of Central Sulawesi of the Indonesian archipelago, an-odd shaped island resembling a hunched-over letter “k”, under the Dutch known as Celebes, there can be found a saddle-roof style house type built on piles. Depicted on Dong Son drums as far back as 500BC-AD100, its origin suggests being of mainland Southeast Asia. The region is known as ...

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What about Bali?

Yes indeed, if a dream tells about an island with all-year-round idyllic climate, dramatic scenery, deep and varied culture, and an oasis of quiet beauty, then Bali, a Hindu island within Muslim Indonesian archipelago, has it all. A place where religion is the source of traditional customs in everyday life, Bali and the Balinese are extremely devout and no day ...

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