This is the third and final photo gallery of my time in Indonesia. Click here for previous galleries on the Mt Merapi volcano and slums in North Jakarta. If you would like to contribute to any of these projects please contact admin@visitedplanet.com

Inter religious violence in this remote province of Indonesia almost destroyed one village on a major island a few years ago. Early one morning before sunrise the neighbouring village attacked, killed anyone they found and burned all buildings to the ground including schools, houses and churches. The attack was in retaliation for a dispute over land; resultant from a governor awarding land to one village that had belonged to the other. Project work has thus focused on rebuilding homes.

The seeming idyllic nature of life on the Maluku Islands.

While isolated with limited transport/road access, electricity, shopping or the luxuries of life there is much to enjoy here in beautiful natural surrounds.

 

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