Raja Ampat in West Papua is a divers paradise. It is also one of the most remote parts of Indonesia and has retained much of its cultural individuality. In this way it’s sometimes not the same as visiting other more touristy parts of the archipelago. Being culturally sensitive is important wherever you go and Raja Ampat is no exception. Today we’re going to talk about some of the unique traditions of the islands and how to approach them. (more…)
If you’re planning to do any birding in Raja Ampat, the Sunset Hornbill Cruise from Papua Paradise Eco Resort is a must.
Hornbills are an impressive bird with some very special and unique characteristics. The guides on the tour will tell you lots of interesting facts about them but it’s always great to know a little before you go. (more…)