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Sulphur Workers

Ijen - the search for the world's worst job

December 23rd 2009
Summary: If you think you have a rough job - think again. This has to be the world's worst job; Wanted - Sulphur Collector Dedicated and determined individual required to collect sulphur from the interior of an active volcano. Must be physically fit (at the moment) as you will be required to walk 16 km daily, ascending and descending a tricky slippery rocky sheer track of about 800m, whilst bal ... read more
Asia » Indonesia » Java » Ijen Plateau

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
13th May 2012

Beautiful Shot
Pastel effects makes the picture very a painting

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