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26 Excellent Excuses To Visit Flores – The Flower Of Indonesia

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26 Excellent Excuses To Visit Flores – The Flower Of Indonesia

The former Portuguese colony is something to behold.

Flores has some of the most stunning flora, unique fauna, and picturesque landscapes in the whole of Indonesia. And thanks to the few airports it boasts, Flores has been able to maintain a quaintness that is often lost on its Bali and Lombok counterparts.
But we could spend a thousand words describing Flores and not do it the justice that a single picture could.

So we’re just gonna let Flores do the talking in 26 gorgeous photos…

The Vista’s Are Incredible – From Above…
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http://labuanbajotravel.com/

… And Below
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Flores Is What Happens When “Jurassic Park” Meets “Middle Earth”
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The Island Even Has Their Own Prehistoric Monsters Too!
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www.telegraph.co.uk

The Water Ain’t Bad Either
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www.llssll.com

There are So Many Beautiful Islands Around, Just Waiting To Be Explored…
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www.glamour.es

And Unbelievable Mountains To Climb, Like Kelimutu
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Which Has 3 Volcanic Lakes, Each With A Different Colour
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www.getintravel.com

Trust Us, You Won’t Regret The Early Morning Trek
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www.piajessen.com

Sometimes, Life’s A Beach…
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www.rawildlife.com.au

A Relaxing, Pretty Pink Beach… Wait, Pink?
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The Water Falls From The Heavens
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www.topindonesiaholidays.com

Down A Flowing Stream
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fatgirldoestheworld.com

Into A Reservoir
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www.hawaaworld.com

And Finally To The Ocean, Where All Life On Earth Began
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floresxp.com/diving

And Still, Thrives
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www.thesevenseas.net

This Guy Quantum Leapt From Another Dimension, And Couldn’t Find Anywhere Better Than The Flores Seas!
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www.thesevenseas.net

Back On Land, The Portuguese Influence is Obvious. Rustic Churches Are Plentiful Across The Catholic Island
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Yet Still, The Indigenous Cultures Live In Peaceful Harmony With The Outside Wolrd
– Wae Rebo Villiage –
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minakmataphotography.wordpress.com

Continuing To Observe Their Communal Customs
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And Traditional Entertainments
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Flores Even Used To Have A Completely Different Kind Of Human,
– Homo Floresiensis –
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A.K.A The Flores Hobbit

(Can You Spot Bilbo Baggins?)

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The Flores Hobbits Used These Huge Caves For Shelter
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At The End Of A Day In Indonesia, There’s Nothing Quite Like An Indonesian Sunset
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Flores is a natural, cultural and refreshing holiday explosion open for exploration.

Your next island adventure awaits.

So zip up those bags, book those tickets and get over… before the hoards in Bali find out!

 

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