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A Community Leader in the Making
I have met so many impressive people on my travels, including someone I now call a friend, Marsel. For me, the unsung beauty and incredibly rich culture of Flores...
Sanur Village Festival
The Sanur Village Festival is a celebration of the thriving Sanur community, and its harmonious village way of life that combines traditional Balinese culture...
Bricks for Bali
Rumah Sehat provides life-saving health care and education for some of the most disadvantaged people in Bali, covering the area known as the Karangasem regency...
Coffee in Flores
Indonesia is the 4th largest producer of coffee in the world, and with the perfect climate for growing coffee beans, it produces some of the world’s best coffee ...
Fun in Flores - Our Top Ten Picks
Dive In! The sparkling waters of Flores are an underwater paradise for divers, offering some of the best dives in the world. With white sand beaches, waters teeming...
An Englishman in Flores
The Voice of Flores is about community, the villages, the people and sharing stories about life and travels throughout these stunning islands. We love hearing from locals and travellers, and we want to...
The Beautiful Culture of Flores
The Penti Ceremony in Wae Rebo is one of the most important ceremonies of the Flores cultural and spiritual calendar. Held in the Manggarai district, the Penti ceremony is a thanksgiving...
Cycling Around Flores
There are so many ways to experience beautiful Flores, whether sailing through the sparkling island waters, hiring a car to drive across the lush, mountainous hinterland, or...
Spiritual Life in Flores
The spiritual practices of Flores are unlike anywhere else in the world, a blend of mystical folklore tempered with traditional religious teachings and beliefs. With many...
Trash Hero Komodo
Komodo National Park is home to over 90% of the world’s marine life and species and is named a UNESCO World Heritage Listed Natural Site. Trash Hero Komodo is a local team determined...
My Life in Flores
At the heart and soul of the idyllic island life on Flores, are its beautiful, smiling people. With so many stories to tell, we thought it was time to get to know the locals,and bring...
My First Visit to Flores
A while ago I went to Flores for the first time and I loved the place. I didn’t think anything could sway me from my love affair with Bali but turns out I was wrong. It’s not what...
Farming in Flores
A natural wonder of the world, the unrivalled beauty of Flores and its remarkable topography is famed amongst travellers and photographers. The spider-web rice fields of Cancar...
Dive Against Debris
Shocking images of divers swimming against waves of plastic rubbish in the waters off Nusa Lembongan, have recently surfaced through social media...
Village Life
The beauty of village life in Flores, the people and their powerful connection to the land and ocean is the foundation of family, community, industry and the spiritual beliefs...
The Do's and Dont's when visiting Flores
Holidays are all about being care-free and living in the moment; enjoying the environment and the culture around you and leaving your every-day worries behind. Flores is THE hot-spot...