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Rammang-Rammang Karst: Cruising the Scenic Geopark of South Sulawesi

Posted on July 14, 2017

The octopus-shaped island of Sulawesi is one of the lesser-known corners of Indonesia, a vast country of more than 15,000 islands, so I’m always excited to visit.   Last year, a multi-destination blogger tour organized by the Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism had us exploring the sights of Makassar, the capital city of South Sulawesi, as our first leg. It was my visit time to set foot on Sulawesi, and we had an incredible time discovering its Dutch colonial heritage, scenicRead More

5 Best Places for Photography in Makassar, South Sulawesi

Posted on August 26, 2016

Indonesia has always been high on my travel bucket list. Most travelers flock the popular islands of Java and Bali, but with more than 17,000 islands stretching between Malaysia and Australia, this vast country has limitless possibilities to offer. When I heard that Makassar was on the itinerary of our 11-day Trip of Wonders media trip, I just couldn’t pass up the chance to finally set foot on Sulawesi – the orchid-shaped island just south of the Philippines. A major gatewayRead More