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Wild Orang-utan
Meeting the Man of the Jungle

December 23rd 2011
I had been looking forward to Bukit Lawang and its famed Orang-utan for quite some time, so much so that I dreamt about it whilst on Pulau Weh...but not in the way that you might think. In the dream, Amy had apparently had a child whilst we’ve been away (from where I don’t know) and had decided to name the boy Lawang! Of course I thought this ridiculous (although preferable to “Bukit”) a ... 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
23rd December 2011

That's a great photo!
Almost like they know something you don't know.
24th December 2011

They probably do...either that or they were keeping their eyes on a particular russian couple dressed in army gear (seriously) who had unpacked the old tripod to start snapping!

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