Alor

Du… What?

In our one diving free day, we made a half day trip to see a Dugong. We heard about this already on the ferry where the other tourists asked us if we will go to see the dugong. Papa Oneh is a fisherman living in Kalabahi, close to the airport. One of his friends is a male big real swimming Dugong! When you arrive at his place you either have to drive yourself or get an Ojek around the airport to get to the beach and his boat. From the beach – just a 5 minutes boat ride – Papa Oneh starts calling the Dugong and after a couple of minutes he shows up!!!!

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Our most eastern destination in Indonesia

The island of Alor is the most eastern of all the Islends of the Nusa Tengara archipelago and is one of the islands in Indonesia that do not see too many tourists. We spend a little more than a week here, mostly diving and enjoying the peacefulness and beauty of this place – above and under water!

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