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Tropical getaway: Indonesia's Forgotten Islands, above and under water

Two weeks aboard a dive boat allows visitors to reach parts of the vast Indonesian archipelago many travellers don't reach

1 May 2015 - 12:56PM

Two weeks aboard a dive boat allows visitors to reach parts of the vast Indonesian archipelago many travellers don't reach

Tropical getaway: Indonesia's Forgotten Islands, above and under water
The Indonesian island of Nias is a haven for surfers and nature lovers
Fashion bargains await beyond the sea in Bali

Indonesia's most popular holiday island is also a red-hot destination for surf fashion bargains.

15 Apr 2015 - 4:03PM

Indonesia's most popular holiday island is also a red-hot destination for surf fashion bargains.

Fashion bargains await beyond the sea in Bali
The ape escape: orang-utans at Tanjung Puting National Park

Indonesia's Tanjung Puting National Park is a refuge for wild orang-utans. Now is the perfect time to see the rare primates in their jungle habitat.

15 Apr 2015 - 3:51PM

Indonesia's Tanjung Puting National Park is a refuge for wild orang-utans. Now is the perfect time to see the rare primates in their jungle habitat.

The ape escape: orang-utans at Tanjung Puting National Park
Sandat Glamping Tents in Ubud: let luxury be your canvas

Bali's cultural capital Ubud has become so crowded that travellers are turning to glamping to recreate its rustic vibe, writes Holly McDonald.

15 Apr 2015 - 3:44PM

Bali's cultural capital Ubud has become so crowded that travellers are turning to glamping to recreate its rustic vibe, writes Holly McDonald.

Sandat Glamping Tents in Ubud: let luxury be your canvas
Bali's new Chedi hotel features swim-up rooms

Swim-up rooms and ocean breezes are among the charms at this Bali resort, writes Holly McDonald.

5 Mar 2014 - 11:11PM

Swim-up rooms and ocean breezes are among the charms at this Bali resort, writes Holly McDonald.

Bali's new Chedi hotel features swim-up rooms
Catch a new wave: a surfing safari to Sumbawa

Indonesia's Sumbawa island is ideal for surfing, and the food is great. Relatively unknown today, the island could become a popular destination in the future, writes Holly McDonald.

15 Apr 2015 - 3:20PM

Indonesia's Sumbawa island is ideal for surfing, and the food is great. Relatively unknown today, the island could become a popular destination in the future, writes Holly McDonald.

Catch a new wave: a surfing safari to Sumbawa
There be dragons: Indonesia's Komodo National Park

The world's largest lizards are just one reason to visit the Indonesian national park, writes Holly McDonald.

14 Apr 2015 - 3:49PM

The world's largest lizards are just one reason to visit the Indonesian national park, writes Holly McDonald.

There be dragons: Indonesia's Komodo National Park
Tribal revival: Sumba offers sun, sand and soul

At the philanthropic Nihiwatu resort in Sumba, visitors can sample surf and sustainability, writes Holly McDonald.

13 Apr 2015 - 5:11PM

At the philanthropic Nihiwatu resort in Sumba, visitors can sample surf and sustainability, writes Holly McDonald.

Tribal revival: Sumba offers sun, sand and soul
A natural high: The Organic Farm in Bali

Organic farm lets travellers appreciate the simpler pleasures of Bali, writes Holly McDonald.

13 Apr 2015 - 5:17PM

Organic farm lets travellers appreciate the simpler pleasures of Bali, writes Holly McDonald.

A natural high: The Organic Farm in Bali
Art house: Love Unto Waste
10 Jul 2013 - 10:27PM
Art house: Love Unto Waste