Sulawesi (Indonesia) - Manado Tua - A volcano near Bunaken Island in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, with the coral reef visible under the water. - http://www.flickr.com/groups/lonelyplanetpublications/discuss/72157632109931136/

Manado Tua - A volcano near Bunaken Island in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, with the coral reef visible under the water

Toraja's Elaborate Funeral Ceremonies - click though to the article to find out about the customs involved.

Wonderful Indonesia - Tana Toraja: Land of Heavenly Kings - Sulawesi

Tana Toraja (Indonesia). 'Life revolves around death in this countryside  of rice terraces, boat-shaped roofs  and doe-eyed buffalo. Tana Torajan funeral  ceremonies last days, and involve  countless animal sacrifices for the upper  classes. The festivities start with bet-heavy  bullfights then lead into days of prayer, feasting  and dances.' http://www.lonelyplanet.com/indonesia/sulawesi/tana-toraja

Tana Toraja 'Life revolves around death in this countryside of rice terraces, boat-shaped roofs and doe-eyed buffalo. Tana Torajan funeral ceremonies last days, and involve countless animal sacrifices for the upper classes.

Bira Beach, Sulawesi - One of Indonesia's best (yet least visited) beaches and worth every minute of the 5-hour drive from the nearest airport in Makassar.

The Beauty of Bira, Taking it Easy in Sulawesi Indonesia

Bira Beach, Sulawesi - One of Indonesia's best (yet least visited) beaches and worth every minute of the drive from the nearest airport in Makassar.

The clove-scented rice fields of Tana Toraja, with their prow-shaped barns and homes, are the kind of otherworldly landscape found only on Sulawesi.

Photographing Indonesia's Amazing Range of Experiences

Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi : Photos: Secluded Island Escapes and Getaways : Condé Nast Traveler

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