Mount Bromo is an active volcano and part of the Tengger backbone in East Java, Indonesia. It is not the highest peak, but it is the most well known for its beautiful view and caldera. Photo by Andika Saputra - www.
Fisherman boats are available for rent at the nearby harbor for island hopping. One of the boats insisted to float closer to the fruit bat island. The island is accessible only at noon during the high tide.
Liang Bua is a cave where Homo floresiensis were found. Their peculiar size to the land is a call for attention to the world of scientific research, a bridge to discover the past for clues of the future.
Plain rice, cooked meat, vegetables, side dish including the chili paste, were offered to symbolize friendliness and prosperity. The overjoyed visitors almost did not expect such hospitality. Belaraghi was one of their best moments in Flores.