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Komodo Island

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What to avoid on Komodo Island

August 29th 2019
If there was a reason to take this cruise, it was the unique wild life of Komodo Island. The Dawn was quite late leaving Bali due to the late return of one of the tours. The Captain apologised and expected to maybe peg back half of that time but having us a little late at Komodo Island. As it it happened, the southern leg was good sailing and the total time was made up. That was until the ship ... 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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24th November 2019

The Komodo dragons are fascinating
I find the Komodo dragons really fascinating. I was there myself about 15 years ago and I'd love to go back. I will publish a blog on my adventures in Indonesia one day. It might take two or three years though because I have to digitize the pics first. /Ake
24th November 2019

Komodo Dragons
I have an interest in large bitey things like crocodiles, but these are much more rare, but much more agile. Seeing them in a zoo is one thing, but wandering in the wild is rather different. Rob
29th November 2019

Interesting animals
I would love to see these that some point. Was there anything else going on this island?
29th November 2019

Komodo Isalnd
There is little else on Komodo Island. It is a small rugged island with scrub type forest and open grass land. A few native deer and pigs, some bird life and that is it really. The dragons are really a historic creature found here and on another small island close by. Singapore Zoo has one as does Australia zoo.

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