Flores, A Perfect Place for Exploring the Extraordinary

Flores translates adventure travel in its own right. It is strangely hidden from the up-market adventurers who seasonally dock their yachts in Labuan Bajo, the nearest town to Komodo National Park. Flores is in fact the island for the many fantastic wonders, intertwining natural, cultural, and religious metamorphic genesis.
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The crescent of white sandy beach in the island of Rutong in Riung, Ngada is nearly untouched. The tranquility is a remedy for the soul.

The crescent of white sandy beach in the island of Rutong in Riung, Ngada is nearly untouched. The tranquility is a remedy for the soul.

The other highlight of Flores is the untouched islands that offer tranquility as this. The corals are fantastic, where living school of fish and colorful creatures make it a safe home.

The other highlight of Flores is the untouched islands that offer tranquility as this. The corals are fantastic, where living school of fish and colorful creatures make it a safe home.

One of the highlights in Ende is the multihued Kelimutu Lakes. Two of the adjacent lakes display turquoise water during this season, as the other one is dark brown.

One of the highlights in Ende is the multihued Kelimutu Lakes. Two of the adjacent lakes display turquoise water during this season, as the other one is dark brown.

When the world is so much fascinated with baffling crop circles, the people in Cancar Village, Ruteng has adopted a tradition of land division called Lingko, spearheaded by a Tu’a Teno, the chief of village. The translation of such tradition and belief of one God, called Mori Kraeng, is seen in this spider-web rice field. A Mangka or an effigy of Mori Kraeng  is actually placed in the center of the circle.

When the world is so much fascinated with baffling crop circles, the people in Cancar Village, Ruteng has adopted a tradition of land division called Lingko, spearheaded by a Tu’a Teno, the chief of village. The translation of such tradition and belief of one God, called Mori Kraeng, is seen in this spider-web rice field. A Mangka or an effigy of Mori Kraeng is actually placed in the center of the circle.

Two warrior Caci dancers shared the same sentiment toward the sacred game. Although the hit might injure one of them, the friendship would be unharmed. When the blood spills, all are happy as it indicates a glimpse of a successful harvest in the following season.

Two warrior Caci dancers shared the same sentiment toward the sacred game. Although the hit might injure one of them, the friendship would be unharmed. When the blood spills, all are happy as it indicates a glimpse of a successful harvest in the following season.

In Lamalera, a village in Lembata, east of Flores, people still hunt to support their lives. These traditional villagers are dubbed as one of the exceptional whale hunting tribes.

In Lamalera, a village in Lembata, east of Flores, people still hunt to support their lives. These traditional villagers are dubbed as one of the exceptional whale hunting tribes.

The gleaming water is extraordinarily refreshing for swimming or snorkeling. Parasols were built although very few people know the island even exists. Rutong Island is only 30 minutes from the harbor of Riung.

The gleaming water is extraordinarily refreshing for swimming or snorkeling. Parasols were built although very few people know the island even exists. Rutong Island is only 30 minutes from the harbor of Riung.

Ruteng is the regional capital of Manggarai. Its weather is far much cooler than the eastern part of the island. A well maintained grand chapel stands so beautifully in the downtown of Ruteng.

Ruteng is the regional capital of Manggarai. Its weather is far much cooler than the eastern part of the island. A well maintained grand chapel stands so beautifully in the downtown of Ruteng.

The stilted house of Bajo people in Riung has satellite antenna for television. The only power source in the whole village is a generator that starts at 6 pm for the following 12 hours.

The stilted house of Bajo people in Riung has satellite antenna for television. The only power source in the whole village is a generator that starts at 6 pm for the following 12 hours.

An Italian family just arrived in Kanawa Island, a few kilometers from Komodo Island. Kanawa Beach offers a fantastic getaway, one of the hundreds of getaways in Indonesia.

An Italian family just arrived in Kanawa Island, a few kilometers from Komodo Island. Kanawa Beach offers a fantastic getaway, one of the hundreds of getaways in Indonesia.

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