Sumatra December 7th 2005 Write-up coming soon of my travels to Medan (the capitol of Sumatra), Pulau Nias (tsunami-torn island), Danau Toba, and Aceh (a devout Muslim region stricken by a bloody civil war)... ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Sumatra 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
Hello all! This blog is an attempt to capture some of my adventures throughout Borneo, Sumatra, Patagonia, the central Andes, the Amazon and the Galapagos. Scroll down and take a look -- hope you enjoy!
HIGHLIGHTS (but be sure to still scroll down below and visit the next few pages):
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