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Muck Diving in the Lembeh Straits, Sulawesi

July 25th 2007
Two hours drive from Manado, Sulawesi - is Lembeh. It's a port city, the Lembeh straits and island just 2kms of dark murky sea water away. Oil sheens the surface, trash floats and sinks around old boats. Tough looking Indonesian port works and seamen carry massive loads up precariously leaning plank gangways, loading the boats. Muscles and veins bulging, blurry tattoos clearly self made they stare ... read more
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Indonesian Flag The Dutch began to colonize Indonesia in the early 17th century; the islands were occupied by Japan from 1942 to 1945. Indonesia declared its independence after Japan's surrender, but it required four years of intermittent negotiations, recurring hos... ... read more
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Tot: 0.106s; Tpl: 0.008s; cc: 9; qc: 12; dbt: 0.0121s; 12; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 1; ; mem: 6.4mb