Timorese kids playground to enjoy the breeze and sun
The faces of Timorese kids from Ende, Flores, Nusa Tenggara
In Nanggale Village, Timorese women are making home-made salt for living
She is one of Timorese woman from Nanggale Village, who is selling home-made salt for living only for Rp 3,000 [35 cent] per kg
The first Catholic Church in Flores, East Nusa Tenggara
A bunch of Timorese women are making a home-made Kain Ikat, a traditional fabric, and selling it to tourist with the range price from Rp 100,000 [11 USD] to Rp 500,000 [550 USD]
Flores is one of a beautiful tourist destination in Eastern Indonesia. It is located in East Nusa Tenggara Province. In July 2010, I visited Flores for five days with E to celebrate our second anniversary. I would say that Flores is extremely beautiful. There are no skyscraper or many vehicles around. The air is just very clean, the place is just very quiet and peaceful.
While I was in Flores, I visited number of popular tourist destination such as Kelimutu Mountain and First Catholic Church in Sika. It was really such a wonderful trip. But one of the memorable moment was my tour guide took us to have dinner with local people underneath the tree. We had a very simple homemade local food such as dried fish, chili and corn rice. It was very tasty. I really had a wonderful time with them. It is always good to be able to see the local people daily life in their small town and their hospitality to new people.
A homemade traditional dinner from Timorese Family in Flores, East Nusa Tenggara
I would say that I was really satisfied with my trip to Flores and I am looking forward to do similar trip either to Eastern Indonesia or West Indonesia.